It looks like that “white stuff” may finally decide to fall from the sky this winter season, and what is the first thought that sends people into a frenzy? Bread. Milk. Eggs. Stock the fridge.
As you make your trip to the grocery store, load your cart with the storm essentials, and later give those items a home in your refrigerator, do yourself a favor: Kneel down and take a look at what could be lingering and be causing efficiency problems for your food shelter.
If you see a dust build-up on the outside grate of your refrigerator this is most commonly caused by foot traffic, which pushes up dust, pet hair and dirt. Once these particles are blocking the grate of your refrigerator, the inside coils are most likely being met to the same effect. The coils, once covered by this debris can cause significant energy usage as it is trying to cool your food and beverages twice as much.
Below are the “Step-by-Step” photos of how Markatos Services performed these easy steps for one our loyal, residential customers.
Now that you know these simple how-to steps, your food and beverage essentials will be sure to withstand the storm.