Green Kitchen Appliances Racine WI

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The Home Depot
(262)633-0643
2429 S Green Bay Road
Racine, WI
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(414)481-8770
150 West Holt Avenue
Milwaukee, WI
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Sears
(262) 554-5700
5600 Durand Ave
Racine, WI
Hours
Mon-Fri:10am -9pm
Sat:10am -8pm
Sun:11am -9pm

Sears
(262) 639-8780
5141 Douglas Ave
Racine, WI
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -10pm
Sat:8am -10pm
Sun:8am -9pm

Walmart
(262) 652-1039
3500 Brumback Blvd
Kenosha, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(262) 652-1458
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
(414)304-1024
6489 S 27th Street
Franklin, WI
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Sears
(262) 554-5727
5600 Durand Ave
Racine, WI
Hours
Mon-Fri:8am -7pm
Sat:8am -7pm
Sun:9am -5pm

Kortendick Ace Hardware
(262) 639-4820
3806 Douglas Ave
Racine, WI
 
Walmart Supercenter
(262) 598-8702
3049 South Oakes Road
Sturtevant, WI
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(262) 598-8528
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sears
(262) 697-3300
7630 Pershing Blvd
Kenosha, WI
Hours
Mon-Fri:10am -9pm
Sat:9am -8pm
Sun:10am -6pm

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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