Although the Eco-labels are a good idea and have been very useful, I think they have big flaws and could do with an overhaul. They’ve been out for so long now that most appliances are equally good or there’s very little between them as they’ve all designed appliances to score well. I have some criticalread the full article..
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Some people find their worktops have been fitted too low and their washing machine won’t fit underneath because it’s too tall. If you haven’t bought a washing machine yet and the height difference is only a few millimetres you may be able to find one that’s slightly lower than average although it’s not easy toread the full article..
A common problem when washing laundry is when clothes come out badly creased. There are several possible causes to investigate. First, make sure the drum isn’t overloaded. It’s easy to overload certain types of laundry because although you may have a large drum capacity the manufacturers only advise using this full capacity with cottons. Everythingread the full article..
Someone once asked in my washing machine forum about Miele’s “direct enamel coating” and what it was exactly. The answer is that it’s a very tough coating that’s guaranteed never to fade or corrode. I’ve just conducted my own coin test of the enamel during the process of writing a review on a Miele Wread the full article..
I’ve had several people ask if you can connect a cold fill washing machine to the hot water tap. They were unhappy about the disappearance of the hot water valve in UK washing machines. Many people who are using solar powered energy to heat their water, or who had another cheaper environmentally friendly supply felt that the advantages ofread the full article..
If you are considering buying an extended warranty there are several things you should be aware of first. It might not cover anywhere near as much as you thought it would. You may even find that your appliance gets scrapped after just a few years and you still have to buy a new one. Extendedread the full article..