Laundry Care Symbols

 Symbol Description What It Does Wash Picture of a bucket with a wavy line to indicate it is full of liquid Garment can be washed in a normal wash with hot water and detergent Cold Machine Wash Picture of a bucket with a single dot in the middle Garment needs a wash no warmer than […]

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Samsung Oven Symbols

 Symbol Description What It Does Quick Preheat A box with three wiggly lines inside, plus two small triangles in the bottom corner Allows for fast preheat in the oven, you also need to set a desired temperature for it to reach Convection A box featuring a fan symbol with three-quarters of a circle over it […]

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How to Clean Your Oven

Oven Cleaning Stages  Step What To Do 1. Remove the racks from the oven and place them in hot soapy water to soak in your sink. This will mean they simply require a quick wipe later to remove grime. 2. Open a window in your kitchen to allow the smell of cleaning products to ventilate. […]

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SMEG Oven Symbol Guide

 Symbol Description What It Does ECO Simply the word “eco” in capital letters Utilises the grill, fan and bottom element, allowing for the cooking of smaller items of food. Pizza Function A simple oval shape with small dots, symbolising a pizza or cookie This function uses all aspects of the oven, creating optimum cooking conditions […]

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Common Cooker Extractor Hood Problems

Most modern homes and commercial properties now come with a cooker extractor hood in the kitchen, while any refurbishments allow the opportunity to retrofit one. This piece of equipment can help remove the steam and moisture from your kitchen, but what happens when it suffers a fault? Many people may not be aware that their […]

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Choosing The Right Detergent For Your Washing Machine

 Washing clothes is something everyone has to do, with the washing machine proving itself to be a timesaving appliance when it comes to this chore. The only thing you really need to do is choose the right detergent to go with your clothes in the wash. With this in mind, this month we’ll be taking […]

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Fridge Drain Hole Troubleshooting

Many people aren’t aware that their fridge contains a drain hole. This drain hole is in place to catch the moisture which collects in a fridge, particularly that which builds up on the back wall of the fridge. If the drain hole becomes blocked, this then causes problems for the rest of your refrigerator. Usually, […]

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Tumble Dryer Condenser Troubleshooting

If you have a condenser tumble dryer then you will no doubt have noticed the amount of fluff and lint which collects on the filter. This filter sits somewhere inside the door or rim of the drum and is easy to remove to clean. Cleaning this is a sure fire way to keep your dryer […]

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Washing Machine Water Problems (FAQ)

Washing machines are taken for granted a lot these days, but they’re essential to the daily running of any household – without them we’d spend a lot more time doing the laundry! There are several common problems people come across with their washing machines, but to help you combat these issues, we’ve got a few […]

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What is covered by insurance, what is covered by guarantees?

Appliance breakdowns can occur for a myriad of reasons, but whatever that reason may be, it’s always an inconvenience. Depending on what the issue is with your appliance, there will be an option for you to get the appliance repaired, restoring working order to your home or business. Washing machines, ovens, fridge-freezers, tumble dryers and […]

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