The refrigerator is the appliance that more spending added to the electricity bill. It’s working 24 hours a day and requires considerable energy, depending on their size and the amount of food that you keep.
According to Digital Trends, comes an infographic web parts select, we teach placing food properly in the fridge to save energy, and thus reduce the electricity bill. It also helps us preserve food longer. » Read more
There are a number of guidelines to control spending through good use of appliances…
Eight Tips to optimize refrigerator and freezer
1- Avoid frequently opening the door or keeping it open too long; take everything you need at once!
2- Do not keep food hot. Do not place or the refrigerator or freezer where out of the sun or near other heat sources. Place them 5 cm. walls and leave free space for air circulation.
3- Do not fill too much or the refrigerator or freezer, the higher efficiency is obtained 3/4 full.
4- Clean at least 1 time per year; a layer of ice covering the freezer increases energy consumption by 30%.
5- Check that the doors are properly sealed; replaces old tires! Tip: Put a paper on the door to close it, if the paper slides have to change tires.
6- Recommended temperatures are: 3-5° C for the refrigerator and about -15° C for the freezer.
7- Unplug them only if you will be absent more than 15 days (not suitable for shorter absences); clean them and then leave them open.
8- The refrigerator is the appliance that consumes the most, estimated that only need a capacity of 50 liters per person (well, a house with 4 people need a 200 liter refrigerator). » Read more
A washer is a device that pumps water under pressure through a nozzle in order to clean certain surfaces. The pumps are reciprocated and aspire and drive water alternately.
Buying a pressure washer
Probably, our knowledge of the configuration of the cleaners is not too large. However, if we are thinking with us or we already have, we need to know what kind of machine we have. » Read more
A proper insulation is presented as the best alternative to prevent loss of heat or cold on the inside of our house and allow us to go for maximum savings to make ends meet and reduce pollution levels require less energy for cooling or heating.
The way to know where the heat loss from your house occur and act accordingly so is by conducting an energy certification of the property by a qualified technician. Energy consumption linked to the air conditioning and heating accounts for between a third and half of all households. » Read more
Korean companies are marking the steps, if yesterday we showed that Samsung wants to control the connected home from the TVs Smart TV, we now see that LG has a device that does the same, to be known as SmartThinQ… A brain for the Internet of Things.
LG has decided that headquarters and notifications must be on a dedicated device, as it is possible to achieve the proposal SmartThings Samsung. The main difference is found in their striking appearance, and in the presence of a screen at the top. » Read more
Good food hygiene helps you obey the law, protect your customers from food poisoning, and protect your business’s reputation. The four main things to remember are cross-contamination, cleaning, cooking and chilling. Certain foods need to be chilled in order to prevent problems. Here are five tips to help you keep your customers and business safe. » Read more
What Are the Risks?
With recent initiatives to reduce unnecessary packaging, more of us are buying loose fruit and vegetables, which tend to have more soil or debris on them. The soil or other matter can contain bacteria such as E. coli. If this surface coating is not thoroughly removed from the fruit or vegetables, you may be at risk of infection, which for some individuals can be serious. » Read more
Sometimes when we use the dishwasher dries the dishes fail or remain out leftovers. To avoid this we must use good products and also be present when finished. Want to know why?
When the dishwasher has completed its cycle is important opening. Thus, the steam condenses inside during washing out and washing is dry. Otherwise, the steam will become droplets that disfigure these dishes and leave to dry completely dishes, glasses and cutlery. » Read more
What must be our best companions’ appliances housework? So you can get the most out of your white goods keeping them in excellent condition, here are some tips for care, because when your home works, everything works. » Read more
Christmas is coming and many took advantage of this week to renew or update any of our audio and video equipment, but sometimes we are guided by factors such as design or most outstanding performance without thinking about what we really need.
The sector of sound devices for home theater or home cinema sets is one of the most complex markets because of the multitude of makes and models available are added features and specifications difficult to understand for lay users in the field. However, there are three basic ideas that we should take in mind when we go to the store, keys to choose a good model that fits our needs and not regret a few months. » Read more