Important Information about the Haier Top Mounted Refrigerator Recall

Have you purchased a Haier Top Mounted Refrigerator recently? If so, read on for more information about which models Haier America is recalling and what you need to do if yours is on the list.  When was the recall issued? Haier America announced this recall on October 25, 2018.  Affected Models Three of Haier’s Top Mounted Refrigerator models are on …

How to Replace the Door Balance Spring in Your Maytag Dishwasher

The door balance spring in your Maytag dishwasher model  MDB7959SHZ helps the appliance door open and close smoothly. A damaged or broken spring will cause the door to open too quickly or it will make the door difficult to open. To remedy the problem, you’ll need to replace the dishwasher door spring. How to Replace a Broken Door Balance Spring in …

Why Your Refrigerator is Freezing Everything

When you open up your refrigerator, you probably don’t expect your milk to be an ice cube or your veggies to have frost on them. The question should be what is causing this rather than why is this happening. Having your food frozen in the refrigerator doesn’t always mean that something is broken, but if you have checked the common …

Replacing a Float Switch to Stop an Overflowing Bosch Dishwasher

When your dishwasher fills with water, it is the float switch that is primarily responsible for shutting it off. It is this switch that keeps your dishwasher from overfilling with water by shutting the water off when triggered. If the float switch has gone faulty, you will notice that your Bosch dishwasher will overfill with water on every load. Alternatively, …

Martin Luther King Parade Shows His Lasting Impact on Houston

With 2019 being the 41st anniversary of its creation, the Martin Luther King parade heads to Houston streets again this year on January 21st. While many cities celebrate Martin Luther King’s birthday, this parade was the very first in the nation and is something that shows MLK’s lasting effect on the city of Houston. While Houston once had its share …

A. O. Smith Recalls Ultra-Low NOx Water Heaters Due to Fire Hazard

Due to the fact that many people rely on a safely functioning water heater in order to take showers and wash dishes, it is important that homeowners are made aware of a recent recall involving A.O. Smith water heaters that can pose a fire hazard. Here is everything you need to know about this recall.  The Recall A. O. Smith …

How to Repair an Electric Cooktop Not Heating Properly

Have you ever experienced the frustration that surpasses the hunger in your belly as you go out to the kitchen to cook a meal only to find the cooktop burners won’t fire up? If one or more of your GE electric cooktop burners fail to get hot, read the following short, yet detailed troubleshooter, and soon you’ll be back to …

How to Replace a Surface Burner Valve in Your GE Range

The control knobs on your GE gas range model JGBP25DEMWW attach to shafts which extend from components called surface burner valves. The valves control the flow of gas running to your stove’s burners. If you try to turn one of the burner knobs and it sticks for a moment or it doesn’t move at all, the surface burner valve is likely malfunctioning. …

Investing in our Team

In order for us to take care of our customers, we have to take care of our staff.  We’re happy to share that two of our new technicians, Jose and Aaron, have recently graduated from Fred’s Appliance Academy.  We’re excited for them to continue their training and eventually start helping customers like you! D3S Service continues to make the sound investments …

3 Fun Weekend Activities for Kids in Houston

If you’re a parent, you know the drill. It’s Saturday, and the kids are suffering from a severe case of cabin fever. You probably can’t take one more argument amongst siblings or hearing, “I’m bored.” The good news is, there is a natural remedy for that, and that is piling the kids in the car and heading out to some …