Your trusty fridge is very hard working. In fact, it’s probably one of the few appliances in your household that works 24/7. It keeps your veggies crisp and stops your milk from going sour, but that’s not to say your fridge can’t be improved!
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You’ve probably in your lifetime heard someone proclaim “I don’t need a dishwasher, I have my mum/kids/significant other” (delete as applicable). But did you know these human “dishwashers” may be inferior to machines? The myth that hand washing is cleaner, uses less water and is more energy efficient than using a dishwasher is not quite on the money. It does depend on makes and models of course, but dishwashers have the potential to beat human hands hands down! Let’s compare the two.
Sometimes in life there are little annoyances that you work around or learn to live with. When cooking, for example, you might find yourself balancing hot pans on your draining board so they don’t burn your worktop or scrubbing for hours at food burnt onto your hob. Frustrating? Yes. Fixable? Indeed!
Picture the scene, you’ve came down in the morning, gone into your kitchen to make your morning cuppa, only to be greeted by a puddle of water near to your fridge. The puddle may not be the biggest, but there’s certainly enough water to cause concern.Read more
Coffee is without doubt one of the most popular drinks in the UK, with over 70 million cups being drunk each day in the UK and two thirds of these being purchased from coffee shops. But why spend upwards of £252 a year on takeaway coffee, when you can create the perfect cup at home.Read more
Gift list written, decorations down from the loft ready to be put up, Christmas pudding made and mincemeat ready for your mince pies, you’re almost ready for Christmas. But before you can enjoy an eggnog or Christmas spirit make sure your kitchen appliances are ready too.Read more
Whether you see yourself as a wannabe chef or you cook only because you have to, it’s important to make sure your cooker is kept at the top of its game. Key to achieving this is to provide it with a thorough clean, but this doesn’t mean you need to turn to a bucket full of various cleaning products.
Instead, in this post we explain how to clean your cooker for less, by using everyday food items you’re likely to have in your home.
Running a fridge can be expensive, especially when you consider the appliance is constantly left on. How much energy your fridge consumes will depend on how old the appliance is, its make and model.
That said, there are steps you can take to work out how energy efficient your fridge will be – and therefore how much it will cost to run, and how to improve the energy efficiency of the appliance. In this post we explain how you can work out how much your fridge costs you and what you can do to reduce the costs.
What should you do if your fridge developed a fault and no longer cooled your food?
If you answered purchase a new fridge, not necessarily! If you attempt to repair the fault yourself first by checking the six areas below, there may be no need to buy a brand new appliance.
A build up of ice in the freezer may appear a common issue, but it’s one which shouldn’t be ignored. If you have more than a quarter of an inch of ice in your freezer, it’s time to take action.