Dishwashers

Dishwashers are the workhorses of the kitchen – here’s what you need to know about buying, maintaining and repairing yours.

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    Home Facts: This is How Long These Parts of Your Home Should Last

    You know how it goes: When you're least expecting it, you'll need to replace something in your home. Maybe the refrigerator or the dishwasher stops working unexpectedly. Perhaps the roof starts leaking or the washing machine stops spinning. Here's a look at the life expectancy of some of your home's big-ticket items.

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    10 Women Inventors Who Changed Home Life Forever

    From the circular saw to Scotchgard, inventions by women revolutionized our homes. In honor of Women's History Month, we spotlight...


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    15 Things Home Inspectors Wish You Knew

    These things home inspectors wish you knew can help sellers prepare for a home sale and make buyers aware of...


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    This Genius Hack Will Change the Way You Load Your Dishwasher

    You won't believe this clever hack for loading your dishwasher. Trust us, you'll thank us time and time again!


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    Dishwasher Not Draining: How to Check and Unclog a Dishwasher

    Three simple things to check if your dishwasher won't drain completely

    45 Kitchen Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

    Your kitchen will never function better if you avoid these common mistakes.


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    Do You Have a Moldy Dishwasher? Here’s How to Tell and How to Fix It.

    Having a moldy dishwasher is a common problem. Here's how to spot mold growth, clean it up without harsh chemicals...

    8 Dishwasher Problems You’ll Regret Ignoring

    If you notice any of these issues with your dishwasher, act swiftly—or else you could end up with a major...


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    Utensils in the Dishwasher: Should They Actually Go Up or Down?

    It's a debate as old as time. (Or at least dishwashers.) Do you put your utensils up or down when...


    14 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Wash in the Dishwasher

    No, you can't wash your cat in the dishwasher. But, here are 10 things you may not know that you...


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    The Most Reliable Dishwashers on the Market

    A reliable dishwasher will save on elbow grease, energy costs and repair bills. These are picks for the most reliable...

    How to Clean Your Dishwasher Filter

    If your dishwasher has a filter that needs to be cleaned manually, make sure you do so regularly.


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    How to Clean a Dishwasher

    4 steps to an odor-free dishwasher



    Is it Better to Hand Wash Dishes or Use the Dishwasher?

    When it comes to washing dishes—believe it or not—as long as you have a newer model dishwasher, it's better to...


    No Dishwasher? These are Our 10 Favorite Dish Drying Racks

    Whether you want a creative design or something compact, there's a dish drying rack for you on this list!

    The Best Way to Clean a Greasy Kitchen Range Hood Filter

    The standard way to clean the filter from a kitchen exhaust fan is to stick it in the dishwasher.


    Dishwasher Repair and Maintenance

    Simple dishwasher repairs: Get solutions to common dishwasher problems.


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    How to Repair a Dishwasher That’s Not Cleaning Dishes

    Simply cleaning the spray arm, filter and float can solve your problems.


    How to Replace a Dishwasher in 4 Easy Steps

    Our pros tell you how to avoid the most common mistakes on how to replace and how to install a...


    You Should Always Add This One Ingredient to Your Dishwasher

    Use vinegar in your dishwasher to give your glassware an extra sparkle and prevent filmy residue from hard water.


    10 Things You Should Never Wash in Your Dishwasher

    Don't ruin your favorite dishes and utensils! Find out which items simply won't hold up if you wash them in...


    10 Ways You’re Loading Your Dishwasher All Wrong

    Do you place glasses upside down on the tines of your dishwasher's top rack? If so, you're doing it wrong....


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