Why You Should Register Your Appliances

Though it’s easy to assume it won’t happen in your home, roughly 60 appliance fires occur in UK kitchens every week. Between 2017 and 2018, over 16,000 appliance fires were recorded by the government. While this is markedly lower than the 19,000 fires that occurred between 2010 and 2011, it’s still an alarming number of […]

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A guide to buying appliances in the January sales

Is your washing machine looking a little tired? Or do you need better settings on your oven? What about your fridge, is it on its last legs? As we approach the end of the year, it’s common for people to look to the January sales to try and get the best deal on their new, […]

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The best oven setting for cooking a turkey

  Even if you’re a keen cook who plates up a delicious Sunday roast each weekend, there is one meal a year which almost everyone finds difficult to perfect: Christmas Dinner. Or, to be more precise, the Christmas turkey. One of the biggest complaints people have at this festive time of the year is that, […]

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How much does it cost to run a washing machine?

Taking a look at your household bills on a regular basis is always sensible since you never want to be paying more for your energy than you should. The cost of running your washing machine involves a number of factors, but it’s one area in which you could lower your bills significantly. All appliances now […]

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Technology coming to a kitchen near you

For many people, cooking and baking is already a fun thing to do, but for those people who need something extra to get excited about, there is always the kitchen gadget. Much of what is produced in technology and gadgetry for kitchens comes and goes, but we’ve put together a list of handy developments in […]

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How do smart washing machines work?

Smart technology has been around for a number of years, the applications of it reach far and wide, with WiFi enabled appliances becoming more and more common. These smart devices are now starting to become more affordable and, as a result, your next washing machine could be a smart one. But what does that mean? […]

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How do self-cleaning ovens work?

Let’s face it, when it comes to kitchen-based chores, cleaning the oven is probably one of the most hated. You’re faced with the charred, baked-on remnants of meals from the past month, presenting you with slimes, crumbs and stains which you’ll have to scrub, chisel and launch a chemical attack against to get rid of. […]

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Why do fridge freezers need time to settle?

If you’ve ever moved a fridge freezer, or even bought one brand new, you’ll know that you are meant to give them time to settle once they’ve been put back down again. The advice is to wait at least a few hours before switching the appliance on, but why is this and what harm will […]

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How to keep food cold in a broken fridge

Let’s face it, there is never a convenient time for your fridge to break down, but summer has to be the worst time to come home and find that your perishables are being ravished by the heat. You’re faced with trying to save as much of the contents of your fridge as possible, which raises […]

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What is the best washing machine temperature?

For quite some time now, experts have been telling people to wash laundry at 30°, not only to give a good clean but to also save on energy for the environment and reduce household bills. Maybe you’ve got the hang of what the symbols mean on the garment label, but what about temperatures? If you […]

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