Purchasing “made in America” appliances is a smart decision as the money is reinvested into our nation. However, you’d think buying American-made would be easy. Most major manufacturers may have U.S. employees (excellent) with foreign ownership (not as good).
Some American brands import some goods under their name to round out their line-up of products. Either way is not really 100% made in America created by the strictest definition.
For instance, if you’re thinking about a steam or microwave oven, it’ll be created in Europe or Asia, even using a national label. US-based Viking produces their ranges in Mississippi, although their dishwashers are imported from the Turkish Blomberg company.… Read the rest
There are a certain warmth and charm to a southern kitchen. When it is about creating this comfortable look in the center of the house, there’s no lack of kitchen decorating concepts, from weathered wood boards and painted cupboards to rocky marble floors and plantation tables.
This design brings a casual and inviting feel to any home, whether in the city or countryside and seems equally posh in both little spaces and large homes. We have gathered an array of southern kitchens that are filled with inspiration to help you create the kitchen design of your dreams.
Discover southern kitchen ideas that are sure to add beauty to your space and inspire your next renovation.
Whether you’re making a complete kitchen overhaul or you are just looking for a few quick and simple upgrades, these creative kitchens are sure to inspire you.… Read the rest
Food is one of the most basic human needs. Subsequently, this fact makes the kitchen one of the most important rooms in the house. After all, it is in the kitchen that people prepare and cook food. Every kitchen must have certain wares and appliances which streamline the processes of preparing and cooking food.
Factors To Consider
These days, there are many kitchen appliances on the market. Additionally, some of these appliances have highly specialized functions such as making and keeping sandwiches, making juice and even creating soda drinks. However, homeowners must keep in mind that they do not necessarily need some of these appliances. … Read the rest
Dyson V8 Cordless Vacuum Cleaner
Dyson has planted another bold flag in its quest to dominate the design of vacuum cleaners. Few companies have such a stellar brand reputation and following, so any new release from Dyson is big news.
Last year, for example, Dyson jumped into the crowded robotic vacuum cleaners market with mixed results. The release of the new Dyson V8 vacuum cleaner is the latest example.
This cordless stick vacuum cleaner is its new and improved addition to their stick vacuum cleaner range. The Dyson V8 is designed to be tougher, faster, quieter and more user-friendly than the Dyson V6.
At the same time, it offers the best alternative to the BIG Ball which is on their normal-sized vacuum cleaner.… Read the rest
So Many To Choose From…
A lot of Southerners like me now work from home, and this means a rise in demand for good-quality air conditioning to create a comfortable work environment.
The addition of computers, extra lighting and simply people working in a small room all day can overwhelm your existing HVAC unit. Upgrading your central air conditioning system for a home office can be powerful and effective, but this is also expensive.
The other solution is to opt for a cheaper, portable air conditioner that you can install in a few minutes. Demand for portable climate control is growing, and this means that there are lots of products on the marker to choose from.
Many of the machines look similar and have similar specifications, and this can make the decision more difficult. The website, CoolAndPortable.com, has a great buying guide for finding the right portable air conditioner for your room size and needs.
This guide will first look at some tips for buying the best portable air conditioner. Then it will discuss some of the best models based on online reviews.… Read the rest
Choosing The Best Cookware Without Big Name Endorsements
Cookware sets should be designed to last for years, but even the best need to be replaced. Ideally, we all want a diverse, durable set with a good performance and little cleaning effort. The assumption with the best cookwares is that the best option is the one with the highest price and most pieces.
It is too easy to be tricked by celebrity endorsements and shiny packages when cheaper sets can be just as beneficial.… Read the rest