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Are you really washing your dishes properly?

Are you really washing your dishes properly?

From bacteria strewn sponges to tough grease stains that are hard to remove, washing up the dishes is full of pitfalls. These top tips from the experts at Which? can help you avoid them.

How long should you expect your large kitchen appliances to last?

How long should you expect your large kitchen appliances to last?

Our survey of more than 13,000 Which? members reveals the appliance that last the longest. See how long you can expect your oven, fridge freezer, washing machine and more to last for.

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.

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.

How to load your dishwasher this Christmas

How to load your dishwasher this Christmas

Christmas dinner is the biggest meal of the year, so it stands to reason that it also results in the biggest washing-up job. Get clever with your dishwasher this year...

Nine surprising things that can go in the dishwasher

Nine surprising things that can go in the dishwasher

From make-up brushes to vacuum cleaner attachments, find out what else you can clean as well as pots, plates and cutlery in your dishwasher.

16 things you thought could go in the dishwasher but actually can’t

16 things you thought could go in the dishwasher but actually can’t

From kitchen knives to cast iron skillets to lunch boxes, the Which? dishwashing experts run through their list of the items you could be ruining by throwing it in the dishwasher.

Is it worth splashing out on a Miele dishwasher?

Is it worth splashing out on a Miele dishwasher?

We’ve just reviewed 10 of the latest Miele dishwashers – ranging from £949 to more than £1,500. Some disappointed, leaving plates plastered and glasses grubby. Others impressed, shooting straight to...

How to load your dishwasher after a barbecue

How to load your dishwasher after a barbecue

Our simple three-step guide will save you time and money this summer. Whether cleaning barbecue grills, large salad bowls or gin globes, we list what can and can't go in the dishwasher, and our top three dishwasher-stacking tips.

8 spring cleaning jobs you shouldn’t avoid

8 spring cleaning jobs you shouldn’t avoid

There’s no better time than the Easter bank holiday for a good old spring clean. But don’t stop at clearing out cupboards and hoovering under the sofa. It’s a great...

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