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20 Dec 11 GE Cafe appliances updated products and features


Designed for those aspiring home chefs who truly enjoy cooking, the original line of GE Cafe appliances was an instant success. The stylish, professionally designed products made even the most discriminating foodies take notice. Since then, the GE Café line has continued to expand, offering affordable, innovative products in every kitchen product category – cooking, refrigeration and dishwashers.

Four years later, GE offers updated and improved exciting new products that enable consumers to take food farther than they ever imagined, with features like our 20,000 BTU tri-ring burner on Cafe freestanding double-oven or Speedcook in GE Advantium oven. Cafe has all the options a cooking enthusiast or aspiring chef needs to outfit an entire kitchen suite, updating the overall look of a kitchen without the hassle of remodeling the cabinetry. The professional appearance and performance of GE Cafe appliances attract the serious cook who wants the tools and features to take their cooking from four stars to five.

New GE Cafe products and features include,
– dishwasher with Steam Prewash option and dedicated water jets for silverware
– enhanced built-in 30″ single and double ovens
– freestanding gas double oven with the 6.7 cu. ft cooking cavity
– 30″ and 36″ wide gas and electric cooktops
– redesigned freestanding French Door refrigerator with more ice storage


The updated GE Cafe dishwasher now features dedicated silverware jets. The dishwasher middle wash arm with powerful spray jets is designed to focus specifically on silverware for a thorough cleaning of all utensils. The same jets also play an important part in the Cafe PureClean wash system with 5-stage filtration.

The other new feature is the dedicated DeepClean cycle which helps to remove difficult soils, like eggs, oatmeal and rice using a Steam PreWash option. After the second prewash fill, the dishwasher stops the water circulation and activates the calrod heater. Water dripping from the glassware and dishware falls onto the calrod heater and creates a wall of steam that helps to loosen soils before the main wash.

Additional key features and attributes of GE Cafe dishwasher are 4 wash cycles including Auto, DeepClean with Steam, China/Crystal and Normal Wash as well as 4 options including 2-, 4- and 8-hour Delay Start, Heated Dry On/Off, Added Heat and Automatic HotStart.


The 30″ wide GE Cafe built-in single convection wall oven offers 4.4 cu. ft capacity, sophisticated glass touch controls, black gloss oven interior, gliding heavy-duty roller rack with stainless steel ball bearings and PreciseAir Convection System with an innovative fan that reverses direction for optimal air and heat circulation, providing even cooking and precise baking and roasting results. Main convection cooking modes are,
– Convection Bake where both the bake and broil elements are cycled on and off alternately while the fan provides even heat distribution. This is optimized for foods like casseroles or lasagnas, yeast breads, pies and pizzas because browning is even with no need to turn or rotate the pan.
– Convection Roast with the convection fan operating on High. Convection Roast is optimal for larger cuts of meat, as this cooking mode rotates the heat around all sides, sealing in the juices, producing rotisserie results at up to 25% faster than a conventional oven.


With a GE Cafe double gas range, you can prepare two different dishes at two different temperatures at the exact same time. With the 6.7 cu. ft total oven capacity, you have plenty of space to cook. That means while your favorite dessert is baking in the 2.4 cu. ft upper oven, your main course can be slow roasting in the 4.3 cu. ft lower oven. The powerful gas cooktop features the 20,000 BTU tri-ring burner, designed for accelerated boiling and gentle simmering. The nonstick griddle is ideal for pancakes, bacon, sandwiches and more. In addition, the large griddle is convenient and easy to clean, just as the self cleaning ovens.

Other main benefits of this 30″ wide GE Cafe range include audible preheat signal, automatic oven timer, auto oven shut-off with override, auto recipe conversion, certified Sabbath mode, control lock capability, convection conversion, Delay Bake, Delay Clean, digipad numeric entry, electronic clock and timer, in-oven broiling, oven meat probe and self-clean cool down time display.


The 36″ wide deep-recessed GE Cafe gas cooktop contains spills in one area so they can be easily wiped clean. It has 5 sealed burners with removable caps, including a powerful 20,000 BTU three-in-one burner, designed for accelerated boiling and gentle simmering. The precise simmer burner is rated at 5,000 BTUs for general cooking tasks using a small pan, and it turns down to a very low 140°F for warming foods, melting butter or chocolate or making delicate sauces. The sleek LED backlit knobs indicate when burners are on.


Modern and robust, the redesigned French Door refrigerator by GE Cafe now comes with large in-door icemaker with temperature display, which produces filtered cubed or crushed ice without taking up food-storage space in the fresh-food section.

GE equipped the refrigerator with its advanced ClimateKeeper system, designed for even cooling throughout the fresh food section. This single-evaporator system maintains even, accurate temperatures by using electronic temperature sensors, a multi-flow air tower and electronic digital controls.

The full-width Freshness Center drawer features front and back gasket that reduce air movement inside, allowing fruits and vegetables to retain moisture. Setting the humidity control on High closes air vents to block circulation, creating humidity levels that are ideal for vegetables. Setting the humidity control on Low opens air vents to allow circulation, creating low humidity levels that are ideal for fruits and thick-skinned vegetables. And this drawer can handle wide items, such as deli trays.



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24 Nov 11 Unilock Elements – Prebuilt Landscape Features

Pre-built modular fireplaces, grill islands, bar islands, pillars, water features, brick ovens and more!
Video Rating: 5 / 5 is where our product is at, check it out! We are the Revenge crew. We Want Revenge is a web series documenting our adventures while we film for our full length video, Skate Revenge. Webisode 2 Skate Jace Skate – Ok so this one is skate heavy. We had trouble rounding up everyone at the same time this week, but here’s 2 days worth of footage to make up this episode. Jace is getting soo good. I’m really eager to see how his part turns out in the video. He’s progressing so fast that I’m not even going to worry about filming him until mid summer when he’s trained up a bit and even better. Revenge is: Me (Andy Schrock), Alex Buening, Wes Prichard, Bangarang!, Tyler Maschinot, and Jace Johansen
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23 Nov 11 Electric Fireplace Heaters Features and Benefits Add both ambience and warmth to your bedroom or living room with an electric fireplace heater. These heaters are built to resemble actual wood-burning fireplaces but without the danger or mess. Watch this short video to learn more.
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Check out for PSNC Energy’s full product line of gas grills, logs, tankless water heaters and more. Enjoy outdoor cooking at its best with a natural gas grill. There are no tanks to fill, no charcoal to clean up – just great meals ready to be served. Whether you’re in Asheville, Hendersonville, Chapel Hill, Concord, Durham, Gastonia or Raleigh, just request an appointment today at or call us at 1-866-546-5369 for a free in-home estimate.

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27 Oct 11 3.0 Features & Demo

See the AirScape 3.0 in action and get a glimpse of the various components that make up this innovative product.
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14 Oct 11 Rinnai Condensing Tankless Water Features and Benefits

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Easy, portable solar heating system for your swimming pool
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25 Jul 11 Baby Jogger City Metro Double Product Features – Kiddicare

The City Metro, the latest addition to the popular City Series family, was designed to be one of the most light-weight, easiest folding swivel wheeled strollers on the market. The City Metro is the ideal lightweight travel stroller that maintains all the safety standards and style you’d expect from Baby Jogger. Available in both a single and double, the Metro incorporates features such as Baby Jogger’s patented Quick-Fold Technology, ventilated near flat reclining seat with weather cover, universal City Series accessory mounting bracket, multiple storage compartments, a suspension system and wheels with sealed bearings. Perfect for everyday use around town, the City Metro promises a comfortable and smooth ride for your child. The City Metro is an urban terrain stroller. It is not intended for jogging purposes. Features: Weighs only 26 lbs. Patented Quick-Fold technology Padded seat with one-step recline to a near flat position Vented seat recline with weather cover Seat back storage compartment Adjustable 5-point safety harness with shoulder pads and padded buckle cover Front wheel suspension Under seat storage basket 8″ lightweight quick-release wheels with ball bearings Rear parking brake Multi-position “no pinch” sun canopy with clear view windows Accessory mounting bracket 100 lb. maximum recommended weight capacity Baby Jogger City Metro Double – Black / Slate Specifications Age Range: Birth – 3 Years PACKAGE DEAL: NO Colour 1: Black Colour 2: Grey
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18 Jul 11 Dayton G73 Electric Garage and Shop Heater Features and Benefits Keep your garage, warehouse, or shop warm and toasty with the Dayton G73 electric utility heater. This heavy-duty heater provides over 17000 BTUs of heat and uses safe, reliable electricity. Watch this video to see its features and benefits.
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This video is to thank everyone for visiting my homesteader videos and to introduce my new book ‘Off the Grid’. The book is 355 pages full of detailed step-by-step plans for a solar cabin for under 00, solar composting toilet, solar air and water heaters, outside wood furnace, pallet hot tub, solar sport trailer, crank hand washer and many other projects for your homestead. It includes directions for how to drill a well, install a wood stove, make a living from your homestead, and guides for determining what home would work best for you like strawbale, shipping container, cob, log, dome, earthships etc. I even include my 3D sketchup plans for the 14×14 and a 12×16 cabin that are completely modifiable so you can design your own cabin and homestead. The ebook is only or you can get it on CD or in printed form. visit my website: Thanks again to everyone that has watched my videos and shared their homesteader knowledge. LaMar
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02 Jul 11 Chicco CT 05 Twin Evolution Features – Kiddicare Watch this video featuring products available on Chicco CT 0.5 Twin Evolution Pushchair – Garnet Description The CT 0.5 Twin Evolution is a lightweight practical stroller which has an easy umbrella style closing and features a side carry handle for easy transportation. The pushchair is suitable from birth and comes with reclining backrests so your little ones can sleep or sit up independently from each other. The Chicco CT 0.5 is the perfect stroller for around town and so convenient for travelling as it folds easily to put in the boot of the car. The hoods are detachable and come with a viewing window so you can keep an eye on your little ones. The stroller has Lockable front swivel wheels, linked rear brakes and all round suspension so you can be sure of a smooth ride. The leg rest can be adjusted for comfort as your child grows. And it comes complete with a 5-point safety harness and ergonomic handles with soft handgrips for your comfort. FEATURES: Suitable from birth to 15kg (approx 3yrs). Independent multi-position back-rests. Lockable front swivel wheels. Easy open and close with umbrella fold. All round suspension for babies comfort. Independent aprons Ergonomic handles covered with soft handgrips 2 position adjustable leg rest. 5-point safety harness. Detachable folding hoods with viewing window. Chicco CT 0.5 Twin Evolution Pushchair – Garnet Specifications Age Range: Birth – 3 Years PACKAGE DEAL: NO Colour: Red Raincover Included
Video Rating: 0 / 5 Sizzling Summer Sale 2011 Save on your next appliance purchase. Wester Appliance Sizzling Summer Savings is going on. TV Commercial Ad Comcast Cable produced by ABC Inc. created by ESV Productions
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02 Jun 11 NewAir AW-181E and AW-281E Stainless Steel Wine Coolers Features Whether you’re a casual wine drinker or the proud owner of an extensive wine collection, the NewAir AW-181E and AW-281E line of wine coolers is an ideal fit. These thermoelectric wine coolers feature a sleek black cabinet and stainless steel trim that will make it a welcome addition to any home. Available in 18 and 28 bottle capacities.

Connecting ice machine to water supply – Andy Bell of Handyman Matters shows us how to connect the water line from the valve inserted in the water supply earlier. Take the polypropylene hose and connect it to valve then drill a hole in floor where refrigerator is going to connect it to the hose. There is a plastic cap on the back of the refrigerator and that needs to be removed in order to hook up the water line. Once it’s connected run 2 gallons of water through and it should be ready to go.

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31 May 11 The New Frigidaire – Product Features Video 2009

Major appliance manufacturer, Frigidaire, showcases their many products and features in this brief video overview – refrigerators, dishwashers, microwave, ovens, cooktops, ranges.
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Catherine Wolfram, Associate Professor and Co-Director, Energy Institute at Haas, UC Berkeley Abstract: Over the next several decades, economic development and anti-poverty programs will likely lift the incomes of the world’s poor. In this paper, we study the implications for energy use, focusing on the accumulation of energy-using assets. We begin by developing a simple model of household asset accumulation as a function of income when consumers are credit constrained. We show that households are more likely to give up consumption of non-durables, such as food, in order to acquire durables, such as refrigerators, when transfers are lumpy or income growth is fast. We find empirical support for this model using data from Oportunidades, the Mexican conditional cash transfer program that began in 1998. Specifically, among households that received the same level of cumulative transfers, we find fewer refrigerators purchased by those that were randomly selected to begin receiving the transfers earlier, suggesting that they have accumulated the transfers over a longer time period. We go on to show that income has a negligible effect on energy use conditional on asset ownership, confirming that the main driver of increased energy use among poor Mexicans has been the accumulation of energy-using assets. Our results have implications for evaluating the effects of the timing of transfer payments and for considering the effects of income growth on energy use.

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