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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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5 Minute Fix for a Dishwasher That Won’t Drain

Learn how to keep your dishwasher drain line from clogging, and what to do if it does.

If You See White Film on Glassware, This Is What It Means

Here's the simple science behind your cloudy glassware.


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How to Clean Stainless Steel with Olive Oil

You'll need a clean microfiber cloth, a fresh bottle of olive oil and some elbow grease!


Can You Use Dishwasher Tablets to Clean the Shower?

Your dishwasher tablets are tough on soap scum, too.

8 Best Air Fresheners for Your Kitchen

Need to get some unwanted smells out of your kitchen? These eight odor-eliminating products should be a big help.

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Appliances to Unplug When You Leave the Cabin

Take these steps before you leave for the season.


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8 Best Safe and Effective Dishwasher Detergents

The best safe and effective dishwasher detergents remove stains and food residue without harsh chemical smells and expensive price tags.

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...


45 Kitchen Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

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


Best Kitchen and Home Deals to Shop on Amazon Prime Day

You can still save big on kitchen and home goods you've always wanted (and some you didn't even know you...


14 Expenses New Homeowners Waste Money On

It's easy for new homeowners to spend money on things they shouldn't. Make sure you steer clear of these unnecessary...

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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...


8 Household Items Invented by Women

It's hard to imagine what our homes would look like without these everyday items invented by women.


Check Out This Viral Wooden Spoon Cleaning Hack

Albeit gross, this viral wooden spoon hack will have you running into the kitchen to try it yourself.


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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 Tip Will Change the Way You Load Your Dishwasher

Put small items in a mesh laundry bag before running your dishwasher. 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


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12 Ways You’re Shortening the Life of Your Home Appliances

Are your appliances and devices on the fritz frequently, or do they need to be replaced sooner than expected? Spoiler...


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Do You Have a Moldy Dishwasher? Here’s 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...


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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 and Eliminate Smells

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.