December 3, 2015 | Washing Machines |
An article published in 2014 estimated 96% of UK homes own a washing machine, with many putting their appliances through as many as 220 wash cycles each year, so it should come as no surprise that from time-to-time there can be issues with washing machines leaking.
There are a number of reasons why washing machines leak and the cause of the fault will depend on when in the cycle the leak occurs and where it is coming from. To give you a helping hand at locating and resolving the leak, below we look at the more common reasons.Read more
July 27, 2015 | Appliances and Appliance Care |
When you think of memorable dates July 1st isn’t one which normally springs to mind. But the date does have its own connotations. For example, July 1st 2015 was the hottest day of the year (to date) and the hottest day for nine years. Due to the heat a heat-health alert was issued for all of England – and we did our bit, by posting tips via our “Keep Cool During This Week’s Heat Wave” post.
Aside from being a record breaking day in 2015, July 1st according to Direct Line, is the day of the year when home insurance claims rise by as much as 60% – leading to them labelling the day, the “clumsiest day of the year”.Read more
January 28, 2015 | Washing Machines |
The washing machine is an important appliance within the home. Yet despite being an important appliance, it is one which very few of us give too much attention to.
Failing to pay attention to our washing machines can result in faults occurring or going unnoticed. But there are a number of steps which you can take to enhance the maintenance of your appliance and increase its life, as explained below….Read more