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Cut your laundry costs by £100 per year

Cut your laundry costs by £100 per year

When doing your weekly washing and tumble drying you probably aren't thinking about it costing money, each and every load you do. But all the energy and detergent used adds up to around £160 a year. Making small changes can reduce these costs and turn into big savings down the line, saving you around £100 per year.

Five laundry habits to stop immediately

Five laundry habits to stop immediately

Our quick tips will help you have impeccably clean clothes that don't lose their shape and fray before their time.

How to clean white shoes and trainers: six cleaning hacks

How to clean white shoes and trainers: six cleaning hacks

Follow our six expert tips to get your white shoes and trainers clean and bright again. Plus how to store and protect your shoes and whether you can wash them in a washing machine.

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.

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.

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.

Coronavirus: How to wash clothes and kill germs

Coronavirus: How to wash clothes and kill germs

You can (mostly) wash as normal, make sure you wash your hands and don't touch your face if you're handling the clothes of someone exhibiting symptoms.

Lack of trust in Whirlpool revealed after fire-risk washing machine recall

Lack of trust in Whirlpool revealed after fire-risk washing machine recall

Customers with fire-risk washing machines have lost trust in Whirlpool owned brands, Which? has found. Our exclusive investigation has found some people with affected Hotpoint and Indesit machines – both...

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