FAQ’s: Washers & Dryers

Choosing a washer and dryer can be overwhelming due to the many types, options, and features, but we have the information you need to help you make the right purchase. Below we answer some of the most frequently asked questions when it comes to washers and dryers. What are the different types of … [Read more...]

FAQs: Beverage Refrigerators

Beverage refrigerators are fantastic appliances that allow you to keep a variety of drinks chilled and ready whenever you need them. Like any popular appliance, we've heard just about every question you can think of. To make it easier for you to find the best beverage cooler for you and your … [Read more...]

FAQs: Portable Air Conditioners

When shopping for a portable air conditioner, it is normal to have a few questions. After over a decade of getting to know this versatile product, we want to be able to answer your questions before you even get the chance to ask them. Based on our experience, here are the most frequently asked … [Read more...]

FAQs: Refrigerators

Buying a refrigerator, no matter how big or small it may be, can be downright confusing at times. Below, we have compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions that we've been asked over the years. Hopefully, we will be able to answer some of your questions so you can make the right … [Read more...]

FAQs: Portable Ice Makers

Portable ice makers are a fantastic option for compact living spaces, such as apartments, boats and RVs. They are also a great alternative to buying bagged ice or dealing with troublesome ice trays. Whether portable ice makers are a novel idea to you or one you’ve been contemplating for a while, you … [Read more...]

FAQs: Built-In / Undercounter Ice Makers

Here at CompactAppliance, we know ice makers. We also know that as you look for that perfect match, you may have a few questions. We’re hoping to answer those questions even before you know what to ask. Here are the most frequently asked questions we receive for undercounter ice makers, as … [Read more...]

FAQs: Tankless Water Heaters

We commonly get a lot of questions about Tankless Water Heaters. Every single day, people call into our offices to ask their list of questions about their device. We've compiled the most frequently asked questions about tankless water heaters in the list below. We hope we can provide you with the … [Read more...]

BUYER’S GUIDE: Tankless Water Heaters

What is a Tankless Water Heater? Tankless Water Heaters, often referred to as Instantaneous or Demand Water Heaters, provide hot water only as it is needed. Traditional storage water heaters produce standby energy losses that cost you money. We do not leave our homes heated while vacationing. We … [Read more...]

How to Install A Tankless Water Heater

Now that you have selected your tankless water heater, the time has to come to install it in your home or office. Proper installation and maintenance of your water heater can optimize its energy efficiency. Proper installation depends on many factors. These factors include fuel type, climate, … [Read more...]

Radiator Heaters 101: Your Complete Guide

In the spirit of the season, over the last few weeks we have been breaking down the pros and cons of different types of heaters that you may come across. The next heater on our list is the radiator heater, an old-fashioned way to keep your family warm. Invented in the mid-1800s, the concept of … [Read more...]

Infrared Heaters 101: Your Complete Guide

For many families, winter is a frigid time of year, full of extreme weather and very low temperatures. Unfortunately, the cost of heating your home using your central air can be rather expensive, especially when you think about all the empty rooms that you're paying to keep warm, yet aren't using. … [Read more...]

What are the Benefits of a Combo Washer Dryer?

The key benefits of washer dryer combo units make them very useful in many different types of applications.  Below I have highlighted each of these benefits: Space Saving – This is probably the biggest benefit about a combination washer and dryer.  Instead of having two appliances, this unit … [Read more...]

How to Use a Washer Dryer Combo

You needed a laundry solution.  You were tired of trekking to a wash room or laundromat (washeteria for my friends in Louisiana).  You did the research and figured a washer dryer combo is what will fit your needs.   Now that you have this beautiful piece of equipment, what do you do with it?  Here … [Read more...]

FAQ: Electric Fireplaces

                    As a kid, my favorite room in the house was our family room.  It was large enough to have a full complement of furniture, an upright piano, a huge television, and a brick fireplace.  As an adult, finding a house that has the same kind of brick fireplace like the one in my … [Read more...]