Discover GE WiFi Connect Appliances

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Real Life. Real Connection.

Everyday is different. WiFi Connect appliances deliver real, everyday convenience for real, everyday moments. Stay informed about what your appliances are doing wherever you are.

  • Get notifications when your filter needs changing
  • Schedule hot water for your morning cup of coffee from your fridge
  • Use Amazon Dash Replenishment to automatically order fabric softener
  • Use your voice to preheat the oven
  • GE WiFi partnerships can help you simplify your life even more.

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Home has a new hub. Discover the Samsung Family Hub Refrigerator.

Home has a new hub

The Samsung Family Hub is a revolutionary new refrigerator with a Wifi enabled touchscreen that lets you manage your groceries, connect with your family and entertain like never before.

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Learn more about the Samsung Family Hub features at Samsung.com . Shop the Samsung Family hub fridge at TA Appliances & Barbecues. 

No.1 selling fridge brand in Canada

LG believes in innovative technologies because the passion to create new and convenient experiences for you and your family is LG’s commitment. Whether it’s getting more storage capacity, more storing solutions, or beautifully designed refrigerators, no wonder LG is the number one selling refrigerator brand in Canada*, fitted for your lifestyle.

LG’s LFD22786ST and LFC2270ST French door refrigerators are conveniently designed to fit a 30 inch wide space. That’s great, considering that these lovely fridges will fit in most kitchens. They also come in two colour options to match with the rest of your stainless steel or smooth white appliances.

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Do you have Hard Water?

If you live in the Region of Waterloo or around Brant County, then the answer is yes.  Most of the cities and towns around the region have water containing over 20 grains of hardness per Gallon.  As you can see by the list below, that is extremely hard water.

Water Hardness Range Classification

Soft 0 – 1 grains per gallon

Slightly Hard 1 – 3.5 grains per gallon

Moderately Hard 3.5 – 7.0 grains per gallon

Hard 7.0 – 10.5 grains per gallon

Very Hard over 10.5 grains per gallon

What is Hard Water?

Hard water results from high levels of calcium and magnesium in your water supply.  It is the most common water problem in North America.

Is Hard Water harmful?

Generally, hard water is safe for consumption.  However, it can be very detrimental to appliances, hot water heaters, faucets & plumbing, costing consumers thousands of dollars a year in repairs and replacement costs.

Hard water requires you to use more soap and cleaning products.

Studies show you use up to eight times more soap with hard water than with soft water and things aren’t as clean. The minerals in hard water cling to soap particles, sticking to everything and leaving behind soap scum and bathtub rings. Your TA Appliance Specialist can show you how a water softener can mean less time scrubbing your bathroom appliances and fixtures.  By reducing soap and detergent use, you will not only save time and money, but the environment as well. Most detergent is petroleum-based. Imagine a planet with less of the six billion dollars worth of laundry detergent we pour down our drains every year!

Hard water leaves spots on your dishes, glassware and other household surfaces.

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If your dishwasher leaves spots, it’s not your soap, it’s your water. Hard water minerals cling to glasses for all to see. Don’t change your soap, change your water! Your TA Appliance Specialist can show you how a water softener can help you reduce your dishwasher detergent use and eliminate spots on your glasses.

Hard water leads to higher electric and gas bills.

Over time the heating elements in your water heater get coated with minerals from your hard water. In many cases they can form a thick pile of mineral sludge in the bottom of your water heater. That sludge covers the heating element reducing its efficiency. The sludge can also cause the heating element to fail, requiring expensive repairs.

Hard water shortens the life of your appliances.

Hard water minerals coat everything. In dishwashers they coat the heating element, plug the wash mechanisms and shorten the life of the appliance. They cause similar problems in dishwashers, washing machines and even coffee pots! Eliminate hard water minerals and increase the life of your appliances with a water softener.

Many Municipalities provide their residents with information on water hardness.  The Region of Waterloo has a great resource web site about Hard Water and Water Softeners.

Start saving money today by installing an Aqua Master Water Softener from Greg at TA Applances & Barbecues in BrantfordOntario.

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The Quiet Kitchen

I have been in the industry for 5 years and the question I hear the most would have to be “Is it quiet?” This tends to be the most important feature to consumers when it comes to dishwashers and hood fans. It is surprising that above function and durability, that low noise levels are the most sought after features. Luckily most of the products in today’s market have low sound ratings and also happen to perform well and last a long time.

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YOU HAVE A QUIET DISHWASHER AND RANGE HOOD, NOW WHAT?

Now you have bought a silent dishwasher and whisper quiet range hood, and all you can hear is your fridge! Almost all refrigerators on the market are using a single speed rotary compressor. This type of compressor spins in a circular motion and for the most part has 2 speeds…ON and OFF. This style can cause a lot of noise, especially after a year or two of operation. When it starts, it is at full speed and stops hard (like your car going 100kmph and then coming to a stop and turning off. Rotary compressors are not the most durable or energy efficient. Discover more about LG products on their website or, shop LG at TA Appliances

 

IT’S OKAY, TA HAS A SOLUTION!

LG Electronics has another amazing innovation that will solve this issue. Two words…LINEAR COMPRESSOR. What does that even mean? Well LG’s Linear Compressor is a piston like compressor that is variable speed. It turns on and off gradually, so there is less strain on the compessor and it generates very little noise. LG’s Linear Compressor is also very efficient. If your fridge only needs to cool down a little, it can operate at 20-30%. I highly recommend purchasing one of the many LG models with this feature. I did and I am extremely happy with my purchase!

About Clint Williams

Clint has over 5 years of experience in the appliance industry. Coming from a strong sales background, his product knowledge is among the strongest in the industry. Clint specializes in working closely with new home builders in the industry but is always available in-store to help all customers with all of their needs. Contact Clint anytime at cwilliams[at]taappliance[dot]com