Only 5 advice will help to prolong period of operation of your refrigerator for many years. You make thrifty use of your household appliances, and repair is required to it at a distant day.
Council No. 1. Provide the correct transportation
If you don’t take care of the correct transportation of the new refrigerator from shop home, period of life of household appliances can significantly be reduced already at this stage. Large shops often offer service of delivery which advantage is presence at loaders of skills of the handling of similar aggregates. Besides, in this case, most likely, there is also suitable transport.
It isn’t necessary to think that the single danger is that the new refrigerator will be dropped – it would be already too. However pictures on a cardboard box of your new technique – not the abstract hieroglyphs, but quite specific and detailed instruction for transportation preventing that:
it is the best of all to transport such technique in a standing position;
if necessary to put technique, it is important that a certain side “looked”
up (what – it is specified marking);
when loading, unloading and manual carrying it isn’t necessary to allow an aggregate inclination more, than on 40 °.
Precautionary measures will prevent oil pouring out from the compressor. At best similar accident will affect only this node, in the worst – oil can get to a circuit of circulation and mix up with coolant that will demand complex repair and monetary expenditure.
Council No. 2. Find the suitable place
That the refrigerator lived long, it needs comfort. The place for the refrigerator is selected taking into account requirements of the security regulation in advance:
- closeness of a plate or heating instruments is unacceptable;
- you shouldn’t shutter the aggregate in tight niches. They restrict air circulation and don’t give the chance to well clear the refrigerator;
- as the heating instrument which increases load of the compressor, can appear also a heat-insulated floor. If the decision to warm thus kitchen is made unconditionally, it is necessary to leave the free from a covering the place where there will be a refrigerator.
Council No. 3. Load uniformly
Usually on doors, shelves and containers of the refrigerator graphic symbol of products which are recommended to be stored in this place is put. Similar information is also in the operating instruction. You shouldn’t scorn such opinion – the device of household appliances provides different temperature in separate zones therefore the correct arrangement of inventories will allow not only to ensure their safety, but also to prevent an aggregate overload. It is for the same reason better to distribute uniformly storable food on volume, without concentrating it in one angle.
Special attention – to doors:
this warmest place where it is possible to store only the provisions or drugs which aren’t relating to perishable;
here it is impossible to store many heavy cans or bottles, it can lead to a distortion of a door and a depressurization.
Council No. 4. Clear timely
Appearance of noticeable spots or notable unpleasant smell happens a reason for washing of the refrigerator usually. For their effective and safe elimination it is enough to consider some nuances:
- it is impossible to use means with abrasive components or rigid brushes for washing, and also chemically aggressive compositions;
- in the presence of elements – follow from stainless steel to the instruction for their cleaning;
- some brands together with innovative models deliver special solutions for periodic sanitary cleaning of aggregates;
- it is impossible to forget during cleaning about the drainage channel. Its timely clearing will allow to prevent appearance of a specific unpleasant smell.
Strictly tracking appearance and internal purity of the refrigerator, many forget about need of deleting dirt on the back panel. The collecting dust increases energy consumption and reduces safety of operation. It is easy to remove dust with the vacuum cleaner.
Council No. 5. You carry out prevention
Routine inspection by the master of service center “EGAppliance” Appliance Repair Los Angeles will allow to reveal violations in operation on initial stage until they became the reason of difficult breakage.