Freezers are one of those household mainstays that people take for granted. When they are working well and doing their job, nobody really notices them apart from opening the door and taking out what they need. A well-functioning freezer is a perfect way of keeping a variety of foods fresh, keeping kids happy with ice cream treats on hot summer days, and a way to store quick family meals during a busy week.
But when they break down, it can be quite disruptive to busy schedules, and can quickly force a re-think of meal plans for the week. Getting freezers fixed as soon as possible is obviously important to avoid loss of the contents and the time and cost of having to replace them.
If a freezer develops a leak, starts making loud clunking noises, or the temperature goes up or down, the food stored in it could be at risk. Products such as meats and ice creams are particularly sensitive to changes and will not last long in a faulty freezer.
While ice cream will simply melt, if some meats get too warm it can increase the chances of food poisoning. White meats in particular are susceptible to bacteria growth, and they can be costly to replace. In short, keeping freezers in good working order is strongly advised.
“Our team are always on hand to fix our customers’ freezers because we know how disruptive it can be to operate without them even for a short period of time”, a spokesman at Toronto-based Prime Appliance Repairs said. “Skilled, efficient repairs are what…