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Your modern kitchen appliances probably won't catch fire—yes, even Crock-Pots “Modern kitchen appliances have thermal protectors inside,” says Ken Kutchek, an electrical engineer and forensics investigator for Robson Forensic. “It's a small cylinder on the inside of the device and it trips itself on heat. Grandma's slow cooker [...]
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Ripple Effects: Can the Crock-Pot Recover From Its Role in the 'This Is Us' Tragedy? Her home kitchen is filled with heavy electric and gas appliances that she employs year-round. On Monday morning, I called my mom to ask whether any of her appliances, past or present, have ever exploded into flames. Specifically, I asked all about her [...]
'This Is Us' tackles the Crock-Pot backlash in a new Super Bowl promo The FDNY also shared some basic kitchen safety tips and electrical appliance safety tips for your home. And don't leave it alone. “I know it goes against what the slow cooker is supposed to be about, which is being able to turn it on to cook for 10 or [...]
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Crock-Pot defends its slow cookers after This Is Us tragedy Tuesday's episode of This Is Us didn't just bring us thisclose to the very moment in which Jack Pearson will die — a raging fire was headed up the staircase — it also revealed the cause of said blaze. You can semi-blame it on friendly neighbor George [...]
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As spring homebuying season gets underway, we asked central Ohio real-estate agents to share some of their strangest deals. Such deals can illustrate the resourcefulness of agents, but even agents know they can't salvage every transaction. "We were inspecting one home with the buyer," said Mike Huber, an HER Realtors agent in Powell. "We opened up the electrical box, the breaker box, and noticed snakeskins. Then we started looking around further and looked in the crawlspace and discovered it was overrun with snakes. The snakes killed that deal. Last year, real-estate agents Julie Wills and David Armentrout, partners in a Westerville HER Realtors office, represented the buyer of a large property outside Galena. The deal had its challenges but none as strange as the one reflected in an addendum the seller added to the contract.
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As well as a small Oxo tin that held six cubes, I also found a much larger one. Customers did not take what they wanted from the shelves. All the shelves were behind the counter. Or, if built up on the counter, were secured by a brass or wooden bar so as to be accessible only from the shopkeeper’s side. You asked for what you wanted, and the shop assistant got it down and placed it on the counter. Going from left to right in the electricals picture, the first thing is a Bakelite ceiling rose, then a piece of two-core twisted lighting flex. Finally, we have a wall-mounted light switch and a bayonet lamp socket, both again made of Bakelite.
By KEVIN ROOSEKANATA, Ontario — Truth be told, the headquarters of Instant Pot don’t look much like a church.But inside this sterile, gray office building on the outskirts of Ottawa, behind a door marked only by a small metal sign, a new religion has been born.Its deity is the Instant Pot, a line of electric multicookers that has become an internet phenomenon and inspired a legion of passionate foodies and home cooks. These devotees — they call themselves “Potheads” — use their Instant Pots...
High-end juicers. Home seltzer machines. Sous vide. Every year there’s a new fad culinary gadget that wins a coveted spot on countertops across the country, only to be relegated to distant cupboards or the garage once the novelty wears off. This holiday season, nothing in the kitchen is more buzzworthy than the Instant Pot — a multipurpose electric cooker that slow cooks, pressure cooks, sautes, steams and even makes yogurt from scratch. The gadget has attained cult-like status among its...
SALINAS, Calif. — This state has long been dubbed America’s salad bowl, because of the ability of California’s industrial-scale farms to produce food in mass quantities. Beginning this year, it will also begin widespread legal production of a very different crop. The grower of more than one-third of the nation’s vegetables and two-thirds of its fruits and nuts is expected to begin providing an outsize share of its marijuana, after the drug became legal for recreational use on Jan. 1. But...
The Instant Pot, a popular brand of electric slow cooker, keeps growing in popularity. It takes some of the anxiety out of using a stove top pressure cooker (and the fear of having a hot, high pressure explosion in the kitchen) while cooking foods very quickly. These 10 appetizer recipes use the Instant Pot to make short work out of your New Year's Eve party preparations. 1. Black Bean Dip: One of an electric pressure cooker's best features is its ability to cook dried beans quickly. This...