GE Appliances Recalls Top-Loading Washer

GE Appliances, a Haier company (“GEA”) has announced a recall of 220,000+ GE Profile High-Efficiency Top-Loading Clothes Washers due to a risk of fire. This recall is for older appliances sold between June 2003 and October 2011. All  units with any of these GE Profile model numbers are affected: WPGT9350, WPGT9360, WPGT9150 They units, made in Korea, came … Continue reading GE Appliances Recalls Top-Loading Washer

LEED Lighting from Recycled Coke Bottles

Here’s a new artist spotlight for my recycled lighting collection of posts. Atlanta artist Kathleen Plate creates custom, handcrafted chandeliers from post-consumer upcycled bottles. Plate’s company, Smart Glass is known for creating unique and elegant glass collections, jewelry and chandeliers using a technique she has patented. Last fall Plate was commissioned by Chick-fil-A to create custom … Continue reading LEED Lighting from Recycled Coke Bottles

Prisma Cold Brewer

If you like the convenience of bottled cold brewed coffee (and the caffeine kick that accompanies it) then this new home appliance just might be for you. Thanks to new vacuum-pressure technology, a new brewer launched on Indiegogo can turn a mix of cold water and grounds into a drinkable brew in minutes. If you’re not … Continue reading Prisma Cold Brewer