With so many electric appliances these days, it’s a wonder what we ever did before coffeemakers and toasters? And while variety is the spice of life, electric appliances come in many different shapes and sizes to perform many different functions. This section will help to simplify all the different electric appliances so that you can find the one that most suits your needs.

But while these houseware items certainly make life easier, they should not be used haphazardly. By following just a few safety tips like not yanking on the cord to disconnect a plug from a socket, replacing worn and damaged cords and turning off an appliance before unplugging it, accidents in the home can be avoided.

Telephones and Accessories

TELEPHONES Telephones are becoming electronic devices in much the same sense that computers are. They contain microprocessors and other electronic parts. New and more sophisticated features are being added, such as automatic dialers. Here are important points to keep in mind when selecting phones and accessories: Telephone companies require consumers to report their ringer equivalency […]

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Portable Ovens

TOASTER/TABLETOP OVENS/BROILERS These mini-ovens have a wide range of kitchen uses, including toasting, browning, heating and baking. Features common to most portable ovens include temperature range from 200-500 degrees; separate controls for each function; removable doors, crumb trays, racks, heating elements and rotisserie assemblies; automatic timer; adjustable door position; chrome-plated housing; and metal accessories. Toaster […]

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