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A Quick Guide To: Microwaves

A Quick Guide to MicrowavesThe microwave is one of the newest kitchen appliances and also one of the most popular. Since being invented in the 1940s and sold for home use in the 1960s, the microwave has revolutionised how we cook.

In a bid to help you understand your microwave, and therefore get the most out of it, we’ve produced the following guide. This guide looks at how the microwave works, the best way to clean it, and how to replace the waveguide cover should it become faulty.

So without further ado….Read more

Do You Know What Should & Shouldn’t Be Kept In Your Fridge?

What Should & Shouldn't You Keep in the FridgePreviously at BuySpares we have discussed within our blog how to keep your fridge clean and running, how to maintain the fridge and how to keep it at a steady temperature. Whilst all of these are important to get the most from the appliance, it is also important to make sure that you’re storing the right things within it.

To help make sure you’re storing the right food within your fridge, below we’ve outlined some of the food you should and shouldn’t refrigerate – despite common misconceptions.Read more

Replacing Your Cooker Hood Grease Filter is Easy and Essential

Replacing the Cooker Hood FilterThe cooker hood, potentially not an appliance which attracts a great deal of attention, but this doesn’t mean that it doesn’t play an important role within the home. In fact, the cooker hood significantly helps to keep the air within your kitchen fresh whilst you’re cooking and helps extract steam and condensation.

If your cooker hood is therefore blocked, caked in grease or has seen better days it’s important to make sure that you replace it sooner rather than later.Read more

Easy Ways To Keep Your Cooker Running This Christmas

Christmas CookingChristmas, a time when we rely on our cookers more than ever as we attempt to cook the Christmas dinner with all the trimmings. Yet, the way we’ve cared for our cooker over the year will have significant repercussions on how it works this festive period.

With that in mind, if you’ve been a bit lackadaisical looking after your cooker over the last 12 months, now is the perfect time to bring it back to shape.

The first thing that you should do, to help ensure your cooker is able to work to its full potential is to make sure that you give it a thorough….Read more

3 Steps to Limit The Christmas Kitchen Stress

Limit the Kitchen Stress at ChristmasChristmas, a time to spend with the family, eating, drinking and being merry. It’s also a time, particularly the build up, where stress levels can increase. And one of the main causes of stress at Christmas is the preparing and cooking of Christmas dinner.

In an attempt to limit the stress, at BuySpares, we’ve looked at three key steps you should be taking to help make the cooking process relatively easy.

So before Christmas is here make sure you…..Read more

How To Get the Perfect Cup of Coffee at Home

Get the Perfect Cup of CoffeeIn 1675, the King of England (King Charles II) banned coffee houses claiming that they were places people met to conspire against him. Thankfully, fast –forward to 2014 and there are not only a number of coffee shops on each High Street but also a wide selection of coffees available. To help you create the perfect cup of coffee at home, at BuySpares we stock a variety of coffee makers, coffee maker consumables and grinder essentials.Read more