7 Ways to Squeeze an Office Into Your Small Living Space

In need of a home office, but short on space? With a little creativity, it’s possible to carve out a quiet location to take care of business even when it seems like every square inch of your home is in use. Try these tactics for creating a workspace in your small home: 1. Clean Out Your … [Read more...]

10 Storage Solutions for Your Small Space

INSIDE To start, go through each room in your house and look for hollow items and spaces. Do you see potential for storage inside anything? Here are a few examples: 1. Interior Wall Storage The space between studs is often a perfect spot to add thin, built-in cabinets like a medicine … [Read more...]

6 Feng Shui Tips For Small Living Spaces

Is it difficult to relax in your small home or apartment? Are you having a hard time getting to sleep? How about your energy levels, do you feel drained while inside your small living space? If you answered yes to any of these questions, your living space might be out of sync. When this happens, … [Read more...]

Top 5 Refrigerator Styles Compared

A refrigerator is an essential part of every home kitchen. Keeping your food products adequately chilled to ensure safety and quality is important for you and your family. However, there are many different needs that should be considered when determining the type of refrigerator that will be the … [Read more...]

3 Fun & Fresh Drink Recipes Perfect for Summer Parties

So you’ve picked out the perfect sunglasses and straw hat combination but you’re still looking for something fantastic to serve at your next pool party or 4th of July BBQ. Instead of letting your drink list begin and end in the beer aisle, try out one of our fun & fresh drink recipes perfect for … [Read more...]

The Key to Clean Dishes: Loading Your Dishwasher Correctly

Putting your dishes inside of a dishwasher is supposed to make them clean, right? Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case. If you notice that your dishes still have spots and bits of food and grime on them after running a complete load, the reason your dishes are still dirty may be because you … [Read more...]

Tiny House Basics: How to Join the Small House Movement

Improving the lives of people who choose to live in less space is one of the primary goals of Compact Appliance. The tiny house movement epitomizes why our company exists. This growing core of society elects to enjoy a simpler life. Many participants actively rebuff the grandiose lifestyles beamed … [Read more...]

5 Food Storage Tips for Your Freezer

The grocery bill is generally one of the largest expenses that any home has to manage, so it is very important to ensure that your grocery dollar goes as far as possible, and that you do not let food go to waste. Clearly, one of the best ways to do this is by properly utilizing your freezer to keep … [Read more...]

Ice Cube Shapes

Nugget Commonly referred to as "Sonic Ice", this ice is well known for its soft and chewable texture and its ability to retain the flavor of any beverage it’s mixed with. Nugget ice is great for any foodservice establishment because it cools drinks rapidly and for a longer period … [Read more...]

Top 5 Ice Makers

There are plenty of ice makers on the market, but here are the top 5 our customers rave about: IP210SS - EdgeStar Portable Stainless Steel Ice Maker This unit is beloved and has been a top seller for us since it was introduced. It makes ice quickly, and its compact size allows you to take … [Read more...]

Dehumidifier Comparison Chart

Comparing Dehumidifier Models We know that it can be a little difficult to choose the right dehumidifier for your needs. To help make things easier for you, we've compiled a comparison chart of our best-selling and highest rated models. We've tested and reviewed the dehumidifier models below and … [Read more...]

Ice Usage Requirements

When deciding which ice machine will be best for your needs it is important to consider the application of the ice produced and determine the amount of ice needed. It is important to consider your ice demand during both high and low seasons, ensuring that you are never with a surplus of unusable ice … [Read more...]

Ice Makers: A Basic Overview

With such a large abundance of different ice types, ice maker manufacturers, applications and models, it is important to know the basics, so you can choose an ice maker that will best meet your needs. Commercial units are most commonly used in bars, restaurants, hospitals, supermarkets and … [Read more...]

How to Select a Dehumidifier

When selecting a dehumidifier it is important to keep in mind that there are many different types, each designed to address specific needs in your home. From the size of the unit to the design, and the pint capacity to the draining method, home, basement, mini, and industrial units are all designed … [Read more...]

Beverage Refrigerator Glossary: Terms to Know

When purchasing a beverage refrigerator it's important understand what the terminology and features mean. We’ve put together a comprehensive list of key words you’ll see when shopping for a beverage refrigerator. Understanding these will ensure that you’ll purchase the right type of unit for your … [Read more...]