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Which? research reveals how little water dishwashers use compared to hand-washing

Which? research reveals how little water dishwashers use compared to hand-washing

Which? expert testing has found that dishwashers on average are four times more water efficient than washing by hand. The most efficient uses 10 times less water, while the least efficient still cuts water use in half.

Should you snap up Aldi’s cheap folding bike?

Should you snap up Aldi’s cheap folding bike?

We give our verdict on the Aldi Classic Lightweight Folding Bike available for £300. Find out what you get and how it compares to expensive Brompton and cheaper Raleigh alternatives.

How to fix common dishwasher problems yourself

How to fix common dishwasher problems yourself

Use our expert dishwasher troubleshooting guide to save money and hassle. Learn key dishwasher repair tips, including how to clean or replacing the filter, how to fix a broken basket wheel and unclog a spray arm.

Six ways to take the chore out of doing the dishes

Six ways to take the chore out of doing the dishes

The Which? experts run down their top six tips to making cleaning dirty dishes a breeze, including making sure your dishwasher is in tip-top shape.

Aldi will not sell chlorinated chicken or hormone-injected beef

Aldi will not sell chlorinated chicken or hormone-injected beef

Aldi joins Waitrose in pledging to not stock produce that does not meet current standards following a potential UK-US trade deal that could see the relaxing of food standards.

How to wash trainers: eight mistakes you might have been making

How to wash trainers: eight mistakes you might have been making

From checking the label to using a colder wash, the Which? experts run down the key things you should and shouldn't do when washing your trainers.

Seven things you need to know when washing workout wear and gym clothes

Seven things you need to know when washing workout wear and gym clothes

The Which? experts come up with their top seven tips for active wear, including knowing how much detergent to use, what temperature to wash at, how to get rid of smelly bacteria build-up and why to avoid fabric conditioners.

Seven simple tricks to fix a noisy washing machine in lockdown

Seven simple tricks to fix a noisy washing machine in lockdown

If you're noticing strange or loud sounds from your washing machine, our seven simple tricks will help you to fix it. We also reveal three quiet washing machines from Miele, Haier and Zanussi that have recently been through our rigorous lab tests.

How to stop plastics from your clothes polluting the planet each time you do your laundry

How to stop plastics from your clothes polluting the planet each time you do your laundry

Microplastics are tiny particles of plastic pollution, caused by the breakdown of synthetic clothes, including when washing them. Which? experts demystify the issue and explain how you can reduce your impact when doing laundry.

Change this laundry habit and help cut CO2 pollution by 400,000 cars

Change this laundry habit and help cut CO2 pollution by 400,000 cars

New Which? research has revealed that switching from 40°C to either 30°C or 20°C can cut energy use by as much as 62%. If the whole UK did this, it would be the same as taking around half a million cars off the road.

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