Appliances

Washing Machines

Hotpoint Washing Machine Display Says tESt? (here’s why & what to do)

Hotpoint Washing Machine Display Says tESt? (here’s why & what to do)

If you own a Hotpoint washing machine and it has what looks like “tESt” in the display...
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Can You Put Wetsuits In The Washing Machine?

Can You Put Wetsuits In The Washing Machine?

It's not a good idea to wash a wetsuit in the washing machine. While wetsuits are built...
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No More Stinky Laundry! Follow These Tips for Freshness That Lasts

No More Stinky Laundry! Follow These Tips for Freshness That Lasts

Who doesn't love slipping into a set of freshly laundered clothes that smell clean and fragrant? Unfortunately,...
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How to Remove & Replace A Washing Machine’s Drum Paddle

How to Remove & Replace A Washing Machine’s Drum Paddle

The drum paddles or drum lifters in your front loading washing machine are a vital part of...
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Tumble Dryers

Mum Was Right: This Laundry Mistake Is Ruining Your Clothes’ Scent

Mum Was Right: This Laundry Mistake Is Ruining Your Clothes’ Scent

We've all been there - you pull your freshly washed clothes out of the dryer expecting them...
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This Terrible Drying Habit Could Cost You Hundreds – Stop Doing It Now!

This Terrible Drying Habit Could Cost You Hundreds – Stop Doing It Now!

Have you ever pulled your clothes out of the washing machine, still dripping wet, and thrown them...
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You’ll Never Believe What Putting Wet Clothes in the Dryer Does to Your Machine!

You’ll Never Believe What Putting Wet Clothes in the Dryer Does to Your Machine!

Ever tossed soaking wet clothes into your dryer? Many of us have, whether it’s due to a...
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Does Alpaca Wool Shrink When Washing And Drying?

Does Alpaca Wool Shrink When Washing And Drying?

Alpaca wool is a luxurious and popular material many adore for its warmth and hypoallergenic properties. Since...
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Dishwashers

How Much Salt Do I Put In A Dishwasher? (the true answer)

How Much Salt Do I Put In A Dishwasher? (the true answer)

Regularly adding about a cup of dishwasher salt to your machine is crucial, especially in hard water...
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GE Dishwasher Not Draining? (here’s why & what to do)

GE Dishwasher Not Draining? (here’s why & what to do)

If you notice water in the bottom of the tub after your GE dishwasher has finished its...
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GE Dishwasher Not Starting? (here’s what to do)

GE Dishwasher Not Starting? (here’s what to do)

Dishwashers are great labour saving devices which save endless arguments over whose turn it is to do...
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GE Dishwasher Won’t Start Just Beeps? (here’s what to do)

GE Dishwasher Won’t Start Just Beeps? (here’s what to do)

Any unfamiliar sound created by your dishwasher can be worrying. You’re probably already thinking about expensive repair...
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Refrigerators

This Quick Fix Will Stop Your Fridge from Smelling Like Onions Forever!

This Quick Fix Will Stop Your Fridge from Smelling Like Onions Forever!

You just chopped up a bunch of onions for your famous pasta sauce recipe. But as you...
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Banana Lovers Beware: Avoid These Common Mistakes to Extend Freshness

Banana Lovers Beware: Avoid These Common Mistakes to Extend Freshness

Bananas are a delightful and nutritious fruit, but their short shelf life can be frustrating.  Have you...
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Revealed: The Bread Storage Hack That Extends Freshness Way Beyond A Week

Revealed: The Bread Storage Hack That Extends Freshness Way Beyond A Week

Ever stumbled upon a mouldy loaf in your bread bin and wondered how to prevent it? You're...
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Is Your Fridge Trying to Tell You Something? Decode Those Bad Odours Before It’s Too Late

Is Your Fridge Trying to Tell You Something? Decode Those Bad Odours Before It’s Too Late

Ever walked into your kitchen, opened your fridge, and been smacked in the face with a whiff...
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Kettles

Kettle Not Switching Off When Boiled? (here’s why & what to do)

Kettle Not Switching Off When Boiled? (here’s why & what to do)

If your electric kettle is not turning off after boiling, the issue often lies in the buildup...
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Why Does My Kettle Leak? (quick & easy fixes)

Why Does My Kettle Leak? (quick & easy fixes)

Your kettle may be leaking due to several reasons, including overfilling, limescale build-up, or even a broken...
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Does A Kettle Use Electricity When Plugged In?

Does A Kettle Use Electricity When Plugged In?

With energy prices soaring at the moment, we’re all looking for ways to reduce our power usage....
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Boiling Eggs In The Kettle? (read this first)

Boiling Eggs In The Kettle? (read this first)

Eggs are a nutritious food which are easy to eat and easy to cook. Boiled eggs whether...
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Air Fryers

Can You Put A Bowl In An Air Fryer? (read this first)

Can You Put A Bowl In An Air Fryer? (read this first)

The answer to this question is yes, but there are some limitations. In this article we look...
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Can You Put A Plate In An Air Fryer? (read this first)

Can You Put A Plate In An Air Fryer? (read this first)

The short answer is yes, you can put a plate in an air fryer. However, not all...
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Can You Put Vegetables In An Air Fryer? (read this first)

Can You Put Vegetables In An Air Fryer? (read this first)

If you own an air fryer and you’re wondering if you can cook vegetables in it, you’ve...
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Can You Put Popcorn In An Air Fryer? (read this first)

Can You Put Popcorn In An Air Fryer? (read this first)

Everyone loves popcorn, but nobody likes to clean up after making popcorn in the traditional way on...
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