Household Refrigerators

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How to Install a Refrigerator Compressor

Refrigerator not cooling? This might be the culprit.

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Fridge in Garage Tripping GFCI Outlet

Tripping the GFCI doesn't qualify as a fun time.

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Common Refrigerator Problems and How to Solve Them

They run nonstop, so occasional issues are to be expected.

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Troubleshooting an Ice Maker: Ice Tastes Bad

Time for a cool, refreshing glass of—Ew! What is that?

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5 Ways to Upcycle an Old Fridge

When you upgrade, use your old model for something new.

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Smeg Refrigerators

Keep your food more than one kind of cool.

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Bottom Freezer Refrigerators: Really Better?

Are bottom freezer refrigerators really better?

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4 Tips to Unclog a Refrigerator Drain

Tips for correcting a clogged refrigerator drain.

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Bottom Freezer French Door Refrigerator Pros and Cons

The refrigerator with freezer on the bottom has more accessible and better organized storage.

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How to Fix a Frozen Ice-Maker Supply Line

Thawing your freezer's supply line is simple.

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Refrigeration Repair 101- Replacing Coolant

Refrigeration repair is bound to happen sooner or later.

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5 Organizing Tips for Your Fridge and Freezer

With these 5 tips, your refrigerator and freezer will be well-organized and highly functional.

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How to Replace a Refrigerator Seal

Is the food in your fridge getting warmer than it should?

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Changing a Refrigerator Door Gasket

These simple steps can help your refrigerator work more effectively, saving you energy and money.

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Refrigerator Q and A

Having refrigerator problems? Check out some questions asked by community members just like you!

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The Frigid Fridge: Tips to Keep it Cool

The refrigerator is one of the most important appliances in your home, if not the most important.

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Troubleshooting Refrigerator Leaks

A leaking fridge is a kitchen emergency, but one that's easily remedied.

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How to Install a Wine Refrigerator

Keep your wine at the perfect temperature with a wine cooler installed in your kitchen.

A woman uses an ice maker.
How to Repair an Ice Maker Water Line

The project should only take you a few hours.

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Repairing a Dual Temperature Wine Cooler

Most wine cooler repairs are something you can DIY.

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6 Tips for Cleaning a Refrigerator Compressor

A refrigerator compressor needs cleaning to be efficient.

Refrigerator Thermostat Troubleshooting

Determine what is wrong with a refrigerator thermostat.

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How to Test a Refrigerator Start Relay

A malfunctioning start relay could cause fridge issues.

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Refrigerator Evaporator Fan

The fan keeps the evaporator from icing up.

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How to Replace a Refrigerator Start Relay

A faulty start relay will keep a fridge from working well.

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Troubleshooting a Noisy Refrigerator

Locate the cause for proper budget and repair estimates.

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Troubleshooting a Refrigerator Start Relay

Having freezer trouble? Maybe it's your start relay.

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Testing and Adjusting a Refrigerator Thermostat

Keep your food fresh by adjusting and testing your fridge thermostat.

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How to Repair a Refrigerator Damper Belt

The damper belt helps control the temp in your fridge.

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Troubleshooting an Ice Maker that Won't Make Ice

The valve connected to the tap could be damaged or broken.

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How to Test an Ice Maker Shut-Off Arm

The shut off arm keeps it from making too much ice.

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How to Replace a Refrigerator Thermostat

This fix can help a fridge that won't cool down.

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Refrigerator Coolant Leak: Fix or Replace?

It can cost a lot of money to replace a refrigerator.

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Fridge Repair: Fridge Doesn't Run, but Light Works

Follow these steps to troubleshoot a malfunctioning refrigerator so you can finally get it repaired.

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Refrigerator Not Cold Enough: 8 Possible Causes

A warm refrigerator spells trouble.

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How to Shut off a Refrigerator Water Valve

A refrigerator water valve is incredibly important.

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Refrigerator Repair and Care

Refrigerators need special care.

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How to Test a Refrigerator Defrost Timer

This keeps the rhythm of defrosting and cooling going.

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How to Remove an Ice Maker from a Freezer

Read on to learn the basics of ice maker removal.

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How to Repair a Refrigerator Defrost Heater

You can diagnose and fix your refrigerator quickly.

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How to Calibrate a Refrigerator Thermometer

The ideal temperature is 37 degrees Fahrenheit.

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How to Install a Refrigerator Lock

Put the fridge on lockdown with a simple lock.

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Fridge Light Replacement Made Easy

It won't have to be replaced very regularly.

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Troubleshooting a Refrigerator Light

Check if the electric cord is connected to the power source.