Category: How To’s

How To Organise Your Freezer

How To Organise Your Freezer

Organising your freezer isn't just about tidying up and making it more pleasant to look at. It's also a practical...
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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 screen and it...
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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 to handle water,...
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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, many of us...
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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 the wash process....
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Can You Put Vomit In The Washing Machine?

Can You Put Vomit In The Washing Machine?

You shouldn't put vomit-stained clothes directly into the washing machine without cleaning it off first. It can clog the drain...
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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 to smell beautifully...
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How To Find The Model/Serial Number Of A Washing Machine

How To Find The Model/Serial Number Of A Washing Machine

If your washing machine develops a fault or needs a replacement part, it helps if you can quote the serial...
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Is Washing Machine Taking In Enough Water?

Is Washing Machine Taking In Enough Water?

The washing machine must be one of the most time saving technological advancements of the modern era. Go back around...
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Is Your Washing Machine Betraying You? Find Out Why Your Clothes Smell!

Is Your Washing Machine Betraying You? Find Out Why Your Clothes Smell!

Have you ever unloaded your washing machine, expecting a breath of fresh, clean scent, only to be greeted by a...
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Washing Machine Stopping Mid-Cycle? (here’s what to do)

Washing Machine Stopping Mid-Cycle? (here’s what to do)

We all rely on our washing machines nowadays and very much take them for granted. Which makes it even worse...
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Can You Put Walking Boots In The Washing Machine?

Can You Put Walking Boots In The Washing Machine?

Putting your walking boots in the washing machine could potentially spoil them. The heat and intense washing process of the...
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Washing Machine Overfilling With Water? (here’s what to do)

Washing Machine Overfilling With Water? (here’s what to do)

If your washing machine keeps filling with water and won’t stop, it will eventually start to flood your home. The...
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Washing Machine Not Draining But No Blockage? (here’s what’s causing it)

Washing Machine Not Draining But No Blockage? (here’s what’s causing it)

Once you’ve taken the time to sort your laundry and load the washer, the last thing you expect is for...
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Can You Put A Rain Jacket In The Washing Machine?

Can You Put A Rain Jacket In The Washing Machine?

Yes, most rain jackets can be washed in a washing machine, but it's essential to read the care label on...
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Washing Machine Tripping/Fusing Electrics? (here’s why & what to do)

Washing Machine Tripping/Fusing Electrics? (here’s why & what to do)

If your washing machine keeps fusing or tripping the electrics in your home there are a number of possible causes....
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Door Hinge Broken On Your Washing Machine? (here’s how to fix it)

Door Hinge Broken On Your Washing Machine? (here’s how to fix it)

The hinges on modern washing machines have a tendency to break if too much weight or pressure is applied to...
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Can You Put Suede Trainers In The Washing Machine?

Can You Put Suede Trainers In The Washing Machine?

It's not advisable to wash suede trainers in the washing machine. Suede can't handle excessive moisture; if they absorb too...
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Can You Put A Suit In The Washing Machine?

Can You Put A Suit In The Washing Machine?

Putting a suit in the washing machine is generally not recommended. Depending on the material and washing instructions, it can...
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Can You Put Teddy Bears In The Washing Machine?

Can You Put Teddy Bears In The Washing Machine?

Yes, you can usually wash teddy bears in the washing machine if you select the right setting. First, check the...
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