October 2, 2015 | Dishwasher Repair Help & Advice |
For years, questions have been raised as to whether dishwashers are an environmentally friendly alternative to washing up. According to research homes with a dishwasher use 50% less water and 28% less energy than those homes without one.
In the penultimate post of our three part series, we look at how regular maintenance of your dishwasher can help prolong its life, and reduce the risk of faults occurring. And such maintenance includes checking the following components for signs of damage:Read more
June 29, 2015 | Money Saving Tips  |  Washing Machines |
Come rain or shine, the washing machine is one appliance in the home which is in almost constant use, so it may come as no surprise that it accounts for roughly 7% of your energy bill. But, there are ways you can save money when using yours – without hindering the overall performance of the appliance.Read more
April 22, 2015 | Dishwasher Repair Help & Advice |
The dishwasher is for many households a great appliance, which dramatically cuts down the amount of time spent clearing up after enjoying a meal.
Unfortunately, from time to time the dishwasher may let you down, resulting in dishes coming out dirty or streaky. But this doesn’t automatically mean your appliance is broken and needs replacing. Instead there are steps which if taken, could significantly improve the performance of your dishwasher.
Below we’ve compiled six tips for a better cleaning dishwasher.Read more
February 27, 2015 | DIY & Home Improvement |
Find out what hard water is, how it can damage your appliances and how you can protect your appliances from hard water and the build up of limescale, within the infographic below.
January 14, 2015 | Dishwasher Repair Help & Advice |
For many homeowners a dishwasher is a luxury, removing the need to tackle those difficult pots and pans after enjoying a home-cooked meal. Yet the luxury is also often taken for granted, until the appliance begins to underperform.
Two of the main issues facing dishwashers is the build up of limescale (hard water areas) and detergent (all areas), which can leave your machine with stale odours as well as reduced performance. Such issues can also contribute to your glasses being left with streaks and smears after a washing cycle, whilst plates, dishes and bowls are also likely to have remains of yesterday’s dinner showing if your machine is not working at full capacity.Read more
August 28, 2013 | Washing Machines |
The washing is one of those household appliances that we use several times a week, but how often do we do any routine maintenance to ensure it is still in top condition? There are a fantastic range of washing machine products to help you care for your machine as well as protecting your laundry during the cycle. In this post we look at three washing machine accessories that every home should have…Read more
January 17, 2013 | Appliances and Appliance Care |
Limescale can be very damaging to your appliances and it can eventually causes internal components such as the element to fail. Another common issue is detergent build-up and bacteria inside your machines which can cause your appliances to develop unpleasant odours that can be hard to eradicate.
In this post we look at a brand new product from BuySpares that combats both limescale and detergent build-up problems simply by adding one sachet to your monthly maintenance wash.Read more