October 19, 2010 | Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice |
Should you leave them to stand after moving them?
I was recently asked about the correct thing to do when moving a fridge or freezer. Is it true that you’re supposed to leave your appliance to stand for some time before you switch it on again? I’m well aware of the advice but I really didn’t know whether it was based on any facts or was just an old wives’ tale. There’s certainly plenty of conflicting information on the Internet, ranging from scary assertions that your fridge will definitely blow up to outright dismissal as an urban legend.
September 23, 2010 | Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice |
Detergent dispensers are a vital part of a dishwasher, without it you’re just pumping regular old water round the washer, and that ain’t no good if you want crockery and cutlery that’s meal worthy once the cycle’s finished. Like the cutlery basket, it’s a part of the dishwasher that’s getting used constantly. Constant use can lead to wear and tear, and sometimes wear and tear will lead to damage.
September 2, 2010 | Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice |
Door seals are one of the most commonly damaged parts of an oven, but they’re also one of the easiest to replace – even if you can’t find a genuine replacement for your model number. In this video, I show you the wonders of the universal door seal; coming to the aid of oven owners everywhere.Read more
August 4, 2010 | Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice |
Manufacturers who fail to provide appliance spare parts can be causing untold damage to their reputation. Although manufacturers are not obliged to support their products with spare parts beyond the initial warranty period, not doing so can leave customers feeling abandoned and likely to avoid that brand in the future.
July 27, 2010 | Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice |
Opting for a fridge or freezer that features a high energy-efficiency rating or is labelled with the recommended logo will ensure the model that you have is as frugal as possible when it comes to electricity use.
A refrigerator operating at its optimum level can save you a lot of money on electricity bills, and it’s a lot better for the environment too. So, what are the ways you can make sure that your refrigerator is energy efficient?Read more
July 6, 2010 | Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice |
Here at eSpares we pride ourselves on our ‘Fix It Yourself’ mentality. But, sadly, if it’s not economically viable to fix your appliance, or if the years really are catching up with it, there’s always going to be a time when they go to that big junkyard in the sky.Read more
May 24, 2010 | Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice |
Picture this, everything in your kitchen is perfect except your fridge door opens in a way that blocks the flow of your kitchen. If only your refrigerator door opened from the other side, so that it was immediately next to the wall when opened, your kitchen would be perfect.
May 20, 2010 | Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice |
The cooker hood is responsible for extracting the air around hob, funnelling grease from collecting elsewhere in the kitchen and helping to keep cooking smells to a minimum. It’s a little known fact, but your extractor fan needs regular maintenance in order for it to perform fully. All the filters on a cooker hood should be replaced at least once every year to keep your kitchen from becoming smelly. If you’ve got a metal filter on your extractor fan this should either be cleaned of grease build up or replaced. In this new video Rory will show you how to clean the grease from a metal cooker hood filter.Read more
May 3, 2010 | Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice |
Integrated kitchen appliances will make any kitchen look stylish, modern and crisp. But what do you do if one of the appliances that your kitchen has been meticulously built around breaks? It’s understandable that you may be concerned that you’ll have to redo your whole kitchen just because ovens are no longer made to the same dimensions of your broken integrated one. Before you get too worried make a note of the brand, model number and serial number* of your appliance and check the eSpares website to find the spares you need to fix your integrated appliance.
April 6, 2010 | eSpares Updates  |  Kitchen Appliances Repair, Help & Advice |
As a retailer one of our business objectives is to increase customer satisfaction by ensuring that you get the right product every time. In the world of spare parts we acknowledge that it can be a bit confusing to find the correct part the first time around.