Manufacturers will now have to make spare parts available for washing machines, washer-dryers, dishwashers, refrigerators and TVs the first time. Repairs also need to be done using common everyday tools. But Which? are asking for the government to go further.
Our checklist of the seven most common fridge freezer faults will help you decide which you can fix yourself and when it's time to call in the professionals.
Find out the fixes you can do yourself, the ones best left to professionals and when it’s time for a new machine
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.
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.
Follow our tips to see if you can get your washing machine started again. If there's no fixing it, you can still get a replacement from online retailers, or you can see if a local repairer can fix it.
We look into the issue of replacement blades for Nutribullet blenders, a hidden cost that can make them much more expensive than rival blenders over time. Find out why you need to replace the blades, how much it costs and whether this applies to other blender brands.