GE Gas Range Recalled Due to Explosion Hazard

GE Gas Range Recalled Due to Explosion Hazard

GE recently announced the recall of their Monogram Pro Rangetop with Grill due to an explosion hazard. The burners on the rangetop operating on liquified petroleum can fail to ignite or light if the gas control knob is left in a position between OFF and LITE, which...
GE Gas Range Recalled Due to Explosion Hazard

Single Cup Coffee Push Back

It’s nice to see some companies taking a stance against the single cup (AKA K-Cup) brewing craze that is sweeping the nation. I lived in a house with a single cup brewing machine for two years, and never have I felt more wasteful. Jura is hoping to tap into that...
GE Gas Range Recalled Due to Explosion Hazard

Induction Cooking at its Best?

No one needs to sell me on induction cooking. I currently use an induction cooktop and there’s no question it heats a pot of water faster than you can say “al dente.” I’ve done the gas thing before and I do like it, but it takes a little...
Recycled Fridges Hit the Big Screen

Recycled Fridges Hit the Big Screen

I only just learned that London once had a “Fridge Mountain,” a pile of discarded refrigerators that towered nearly 20 feet high. Considered a modern art “sculpture” by some, the mountain was removed to make way for construction on the 2012...
GE Gas Range Recalled Due to Explosion Hazard

Gathering Round the Barbecue

I get it, but I don’t think I’d get it. And that sums up my thoughts on The Shinwa Grill, a Japanese spin on the backyard barbecue. Rather than isolating the grill off on a corner of the deck, the Shinwa puts it smack dab in the middle of the very table...
GE Gas Range Recalled Due to Explosion Hazard

Burner Burnout

Up here in the old family home on the South Shore of Nova Scotia amenities are scarce. No TV, no landline, no distractions. Living simply also means extending the life of the home’s systems and components as long as possible. Brand names like Whirlpool, Maytag,...