Refrigerators are a standard household item which have been seen in almost every household since its invention. They keep our food cool so that it can last longer, whether it be dairy products that would last a day out in the kitchen or meat that can keep for months if it is placed in the freezer. It is an economic way of purchasing food to use at a later date so that you don’t have to go grocery shopping every day. Here we talk about some of the common faults that require our rectification that may be similar to what you are requiring.
A fridge is where you often store your daily use items that will keep for a week or so within a fridge. The keeping length can be impacted by the performance of your fridge and any potential faults that are causing dysfunction. This can be in the form of the seals not working correctly so that your fridge draws more power trying to keep it at a lower temperature however still failing as the door does not shut property. It can also be in the form of the temperature gauge not working, or another fault relating to the cooling of your fridge.
Freezers are used for the longer-term storage of foods, or in the case of ice-cream, shorter term storage that requires a colder temperature than a fridge. Just like the fridge, the most common issues are related to the sealing of the door to your freezer as well as the retaining temperature. With either of these issues, there will be indicators such as your food not being frozen solid when it usually would be, or a leak onto the ground as the ice and foodstuffs within your freezer start to melt. If you notice any indicator that your freezer may not be functioning correctly, call in the experts at Santa Clarita Appliance Repair, who will be able to address the issue and hopefully save your food before it’s too late.
It can be tempting to just place a rolled-up towel at the bottom or your refrigerator if you notice a small leak. Instead of doing this, we strongly recommend that you contact us to investigate the issue as it can often get worse or be an indicator of another issue or imminent breakdown. Our skilled team will be able to investigate and rectify the issue, and as we always aim to keep our costs low, our team attending will likely cost you a lot less than replacing all the food in your refrigerator if the issue is neglected.
As we mentioned above, there are some key indicators that help us start our troubleshooting process for isolating issues. If there are no visible indicators apparent, we start to work through common issues with refrigerators until we locate the source. From there we area able to accurately diagnose the issue and get to work on the rectification of your appliance.