Nebraska Home Appliance Voted Most Professional Servicer in the US!

February 21, 2018

This January, at the Annual Service Training Institute put on by the United Servicers Association, the appliance repair industry’s premier national association, we were awarded the Most Professional Servicer award. As our president, Todd Daganaar put it, “We’ve put a … Continued

An Appliance Maintenance Checklist to Add to Your New Year’s Resolutions

January 23, 2018

We often focus on taking better care of ourselves with our New Year’s resolutions (for good reason), but sometimes taking care of the things around us makes it easier to take care of ourselves. In that spirit, here’s a new … Continued

Nebraska Home Appliance’s 2nd Annual Holiday Letter

January 3, 2018

Dear Family and Friends, We hope everyone had a relaxing holiday season. We at Nebraska Home Appliance remained busy, but also thankful that you, the people of Omaha, continue to put your trust in us. How else to explain why … Continued

What should appliance repair cost? Am I being taken for a ride?

November 21, 2017

Everyone has a sense for how much milk and eggs cost, and what their grocery list will run in the final tally. But when the appliances break down that preserve and cook that food, it’s anybody’s guess as to what … Continued

Is it time to replace your oven? [INFOGRAPHIC]

September 29, 2017

Everyone has had that moment when a trusty, old appliance stops working correctly: “Oh no, is this it? Is this the end?” Deciding whether to call up a repair company or just replace the darn thing is always a tough … Continued

Best Washers / Dryers 2017 Buying Guide

August 28, 2017

Did you know October is one of the best times to buy a new washing machine, dryer, or both? Because new models are released in October, dealers and distributors are eager to clear their inventory of older models to make … Continued

How do I check the appliances included with my next home?

July 31, 2017

So you’re moving or planning to move into a new home or apartment? Congratulations! Now you probably have a home inspection checklist at the ready – test outlets and look for leaks – but what do you plan to do … Continued

Summer 2017 guide to free and low cost events in Omaha

June 21, 2017

  The summertime is jam-packed with options to get out of the house and enjoy time with your family and community. In fact, there’s almost too much to do, making it both hard to choose and hard on the budget. … Continued

In or Out of the Fridge? A handy guide to food storage. [INFOGRAPHIC]

May 31, 2017

By and large, people are unreasonably terrified of food spoilage and refrigerate too many foodstuffs for too long. Which is why most of us could benefit from learning what can and should be moved to your pantry. Truth is, a lot … Continued

What we wish smart appliances actually did.

April 24, 2017

More and more smart appliances are unveiled every year, but when we look at what makes them “smart,” it can be kind of a letdown. “So what if I can preheat my oven on the drive home? Is that worth … Continued

Tide’s Laundry Pod Peeps: America’s Favorite Easter Treat Is Here To Ruin Your Laundry

April 1, 2017

When Cascade released their Pumpkin Spice Scented Dishwasher Detergent last fall to great fanfare, the public quickly learned the downside to such gimmicks. The hint of pumpkin spice flavor that remained after a cleaning cycle was reported to affect the … Continued

Squeeze more life out of your refrigerator with a regular condenser clean

March 2, 2017

You’ve likely heard at some point—either from the salesman who sold you your refrigerator, a repair tech, or just a know-it-all relative: “Don’t forget to clean your refrigerator condenser, or your refrigerator will break down.” Is this fact or overblown … Continued

Ever wonder what the best laundry detergent is for your washer?

January 30, 2017

How many different laundry detergents are out there? Your guess is as good as ours. 1,000? 10,000?!? Each seemingly more different than the last… What is clear is that choosing the best laundry detergent for your needs is a pain. … Continued

Nebraska Home Appliance 1st Annual Holiday Letter – 2016 [INFOGRAPHIC]

January 3, 2017

Dear Family and Friends, We hope this holiday season finds you happy and well. How has it been 28 years and we’ve never done a Holiday letter? We hope you can excuse that lapse in communication and mark this letter … Continued

Your Hometown Hero for the Holidays

November 29, 2016

Coming fast on the heels of the holidays is cold weather. As winter begins to bite through our coats, we all want to retreat inside our homes to bask in the warmth of fires, feasts and families. But it’s essential … Continued

Hack Thanksgiving Leftovers Like a Pro

November 17, 2016

Freezing leftovers Recipes for repurposing leftovers Helping those in need When you think about it, Thanksgiving is pretty incredible. No matter how many people sit down to your table next Thursday, no matter how many buckles are loosened and “thirds” … Continued

We Made a Washing Machine Explode [video] (or Why You Shouldn’t Overload Your Washing Machine)

October 24, 2016

I’m not interested in explanations. I just want to see video of a washer exploding. We’ve all heard it before: “Don’t overload your washing machine!” It’s easy to dismiss this advice as a wives’ tale. After all, these are big, … Continued

6 Easy Upgrades to Turn Your Old Fridge into a Smart Refrigerator

September 7, 2016

The first generation of smart fridges is starting to pop up around Omaha, and our own Todd Daganaar, president of Nebraska Home Appliance, was recently interviewed by Angie’s List to get the perspective of a seasoned service professional. Todd’s final … Continued

Your Hometown Hero is Now Factory-Certified by Sub-Zero / Wolf & ASKO

August 16, 2016

Nebraska Home Appliance is honored and thrilled to announce that we have been handpicked by Sub-Zero / Wolf to be their Factory Certified Servicer for the greater Omaha area. While Sub-Zero is our latest factory certification, it certainly isn’t our … Continued

Angie’s List and Nebraska Home Appliance talk Smart Appliances

July 5, 2016

Have you ever watched a science fiction movie and found yourself paying more attention to the gizmos and gadgets than the actual plot? You’re not alone. Product designers have gotten tons of inspiration from these visions of the future. But … Continued

Just How Reliable Are Top Gas Range and Oven Brands?

May 25, 2016

The Lifetime Cost of Appliance Repair When it comes to buying appliances, we often overlook the fact that, like cars, there is a lifetime cost associated with which brand and model we decide upon. How often will the appliance need … Continued

On-the-Job Training as an Appliance Repair Technician

April 27, 2016

If you’re thinking of a career change to appliance repair, look no further than Nebraska Home Appliance in Omaha. As Nebraska’s No. 1 home appliance repair service, we are always interested in hiring talented people to become valued members of … Continued

Top 10 reasons to accept an appliance repair tech job opportunity

March 29, 2016

Looking for a job? 10 reasons you should definitely consider a career in appliance repair A satisfying workplace makes for happier employees, better service experiences and more satisfied customers. That’s what we believe at NHA, so we have made it … Continued

Bosch or ASKO dishwasher not draining and pump keeps running

March 10, 2016

Do you have a Bosch or ASKO dishwasher that is not working properly, but you continually hear a whirring noise as though something is running even when the dishwasher is off? Your dishwasher may have a leak.  On ASKO, Bosch, and select … Continued

Top load or front load washer: How do they stack up?

February 16, 2016

When it’s time to buy a new washing machine, one of your most important decisions will be between a front-loading or top-loading machine. Each type has its pros and cons, and in this article we’ll point out a few considerations … Continued

Tips for keeping your home appliances trouble-free (and saving on repair bills)

January 19, 2016

Maybe you’ve had this experience with a car you’ve owned in the past: it runs like a top for years and years, and suddenly this part fails and that one needs replacement, almost as if they were programmed to start … Continued

Should I buy an extended warranty for my new appliances?

December 15, 2015

That’s a question our Nebraska Home Appliance customers often ask us. Our answer may surprise you: extended warranties are rarely a good use of your money. We don’t recommend buying an extended warranty on any appliance. Here’s why: Warranty companies insure … Continued

GE Profile Refrigerator: Cooling and Condenser Care

November 12, 2015

For some reason, here at Nebraska Home Appliance we’ve been noticing an uptick in service calls from around the Omaha area to service GE Profile refrigerators. This popular model, along with its companion product Eterna, has been an appliance staple … Continued

Nebraska Home Appliance Washer / Dryer Buying Guide 2015

October 19, 2015

Did you know October is one of the best times to buy a new washer and dryer? New models are released every October, so dealers and distributors are eager to clear their inventory of last year’s models to make way … Continued

Nebraska Home Appliance: Omaha’s Factory Certified Sub-Zero Service Expert

September 24, 2015

From time to time we like to give a little shout-out to one of NHA’s expert repair techs. This time we’ve selected our in-house Sub-Zero refrigerator repair expert Shannon Goedde for that recognition. Shannon has been in the appliance repair … Continued

How becoming an appliance repair technician changed my life

July 28, 2015

Sometimes it takes a little kick in the seat of the pants to make some life-changing decisions. That’s what happened to Vince Dussetschleger when he bought a new home, blew up his cherished racecar, and learned he was about to … Continued

Refrigerator Repair: When to DIY and When to Call in a Professional

March 18, 2015

One of the most difficult decisions a homeowner can make is whether or not to tackle a DIY repair or to call a professional repair technician. There is a time and a place for DIY and simple parts replacements, however, … Continued

Re-evaluating what it takes to be an appliance repair technician in 2015

March 3, 2015

When searching for an appliance repair company, it may be difficult to sift through the varied options available. The process of choosing the right “local repairman” has transformed over the years with the many resources available online today. There is … Continued