Green Kitchen Appliances Asheville NC

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The Home Depot
(828)667-9298
127 Acton Cr
Asheville, NC
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(828)692-8080
401 Linda Vista Dr
Hendersonville, NC
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Sears
(828) 252-8295
1001 Patton Ave
Asheville, NC
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -8pm
Sat:8am -6pm
Sun:9am -5pm

Sears
(828) 299-2228
1 S Tunnel Rd
Asheville, NC
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -7pm
Sat:8am -7pm
Sun:11am -6pm

Walmart Supercenter
(828) 684-6864
60 Airport Rd.
Arden, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(828) 684-6803
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The Home Depot
(828)274-5400
795 Fairview Road
Asheville, NC
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Lowe's
(828) 255-9113
95 Smokey Park Highway
Asheville, NC
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

Lowe's
(828) 299-3788
89 South Tunnel Road
Asheville, NC
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

Walmart Supercenter
(828) 298-8092
125 Bleachery Blvd
Asheville, NC
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(828) 298-8182
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Ace Hardware of South Asheville
(828) 654-8333
3389 Sweeten Creek Rd, @ The BB Barns Shopping Plaza
Arden, NC
 

Green Kitchen Remodel - Green Kitchen Appliances

Green Kitchen Appliances

Choose an Energy-Efficient Refrigerator
Refrigerator efficiency has improved significantly over the past decade but the refrigerator still consumes more energy than any other appliance in the kitchen. If you choose to purchase a new refrigerator as part of your remodel, select an ENERGY STAR model. Keep in mind that extra features like ice dispensers reduce the efficiency of the appliance. Likewise, refrigerators with the freezer compartment to the side of the refrigerator are less efficient than models with the freezer door above the refrigerator door. Finally, avoid locating your refrigerator close to heat sources such as the stove or microwave. Heat ducts and even bright sunlight will reduce the efficiency of your refrigerator.

Keeping your old refrigerator for extra food storage may seem like a good idea but it will only unnecessarily increase your energy bill. Instead, simply purchase a slightly larger new fridge that will accommodate your needs. Many programs will happily accept your old refrigerator as a donation. Refrigerators should never go to a landfill since they leach harmful pollutants into groundwater.

Choose a Dishwasher that Conserves Energy
Most energy required for dishwashers is used to heat the water. Therefore, look for models that heat less water or include a booster heater that allows you to turn your water heater temperature down to save energy. Heat on/off settings allow you to turn off the heat and air dry dishes to further save energy.

Choose a Stove or Cooktop that Suits the Task
There are numerous options available in this area but generally gas uses less energy than electricity. If you prefer a gas range, you will need to ventilate it to the outside. If your home has a renewable energy source, however, an electric range may be preferable. Either way, this is a good time to install a range so that cooking and combustion byproducts are eliminated from the indoor air.

Consider a convection oven...

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