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Jonathan Beresford

Jonathan Beresford is an Appliance Sales Consultant at Yale Appliance + Lighting. Jonathan has over 12 years of sales experience and prides himself over his superior customer service. In his free time, he likes to spend time with his family and play golf.

Recent Posts

Unitized vs. Two Piece Stack Washer & Dryer Laundry (Reviews / Ratings / Prices)

by Jonathan Beresford

If you live in a smaller space (condo, townhome, etc) and have the opportunity for in-unit laundry, chances are you were faced with the decision of buying unitized or stackable laundry machines.

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Topics: Washers, Dryers, Laundry

Samsung Family Hub vs. GE Café Counter Depth Refrigerators (Reviews / Ratings / Prices)

by Jonathan Beresford

Remember when refrigerators were simple and just kept your food cold? Not anymore.

The next generation is Wi-Fi enabled with TVs, coffee systems and SodaStream attachments. Refrigerators are much more than chillers and freezers these days. They can be the communication hubs for your home.

Two companies bringing this type of technology are GE (now owned by Haier of China) and Samsung.

We will look at both of their products and then compare.

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Topics: Counter Depth Refrigerators, GE Cafe, Samsung

True 48" vs. Sub-Zero Pro 48 Counter Depth Refrigerator

by Jonathan Beresford

Let's face it. Sub-Zero has owned the 48 inch professional refrigeration market for quite some time. The Pro 48 inch was introduced in 2005 to appeal to people who wanted an industrial looking refrigerator in the home.

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Topics: Sub-Zero, Counter Depth Refrigerators, True Refrigerators

BlueStar vs. Viking Professional Ranges (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Jonathan Beresford

Viking and BlueStar are two of the most powerful professional ranges on the market. Other than power, the ranges and the companies could not be more different. Your best choice will be based on what features are important to you.

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Topics: Professional Ranges, Viking, BlueStar

A Review of Samsung Dishwashers (Ratings/Pricing)

by Jonathan Beresford

Dishwashers are tough to buy now. You know about European dishwashers like Miele, Bosch and Asko and American dishwashers like KitchenAid, Maytag and Frigidaire. But now, we have Korean manufacturers like LG and Samsung.

Before you walk into a showroom, it is best to set all your preconceived notions aside. Don’t worry about that your coworker doesn’t like about their dishwasher. You are buying for you. There are often very few differences between brands until you get up into the premium units like Asko and Miele.

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Topics: Dishwashers, Samsung

The Differences Between Convection Cycles

by Jonathan Beresford

If you find yourself in the market for a range or wall oven, there is a pretty good chance that you will be considering models with some sort of convection system in the oven cavity.

If you are unfamiliar with convection cooking, here it is in a nutshell.

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Topics: Wolf, Wall Ovens, Convection

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