Archive for the ‘Dishwashers’ Category

Apartment living horror stories – how to handle common problems

May 4th, 2016 by

More and more of us are living in apartments, units, flats, terrace homes and other high-density housing. Living in such close proximity to other human beings comes with its share of challenges, from enduring the yapping of the dog downstairs, to the “balcony rain” when someone up above you waters their plants. source: Adam.J.W.C. on Wikimedia Commons But some of the frustrations that come from apartment living can ... Read more

Coming soon to Appliances Online! The new 13 Place Setting Dishwasher range from Dishlex

January 6th, 2016 by

Piles stacked high of dirty dishes; endless arguments of whose turn it is to do the dishes; dirty sponges and broken dish brushes fill the sink, along with dirty foam. If this sounds all too familiar, then perhaps your kitchen is in need of a sparkling new dishwasher. We are super excited to introduce the brand-new range of dishwashers from Dishlex that will soon be available to ... Read more

Dishwasher not drying? Five tips to try:

October 20th, 2015 by

Dishwashers are meant to provide convenience at home, saving you time and effort. So it’s always frustrating when you still need to hand-dry your dishes after the dishwashing’s complete, even after running the drying cycle. Bosch SMS50E32AU Dishwasher Here are a few common pitfalls to avoid when it comes to making sure your dishes come out of the dishwasher dry enough to put way immediately: Open the door as ... Read more

The science of dishwashers vs handwashing

September 15th, 2015 by

You may have heard it said that washing dishes in a dishwasher is actually more water-efficient than washing by hand. This statement is fairly controversial, as anecdotal evidence tells us that washing by hand puts you in complete control over how much water you use. Plus, a dishwasher’s much bigger than a sink! So let’s look at the science – in this case, a study undertaken by ... Read more

I can see clearly now – transparent home appliances

September 7th, 2015 by

Recent news out of IFA (Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin - Europe’s premier consumer electronics and home appliances trade show) tells us that an interesting new prototype refrigerator being shown off to the world. One that does something so simple, that the fact it hasn’t been done before actually makes it rather innovative: The clear refrigerator Brought to us from Haier, the Smart Window Refrigerator includes a window built into ... Read more

Recipe ideas with (almost) no washing up

July 22nd, 2015 by

Washing up isn’t fun to do.  This is a fact.  Regardless of whether you find it easier to wash up by hand in the kitchen sink, or load up a dishwasher to do the work for you, it’s not the part of the day that many people look forward to. Here are a few ideas for recipes that let you get out of doing the washing up* ... Read more

Video answers to your most frequently asked dishwasher questions

July 21st, 2015 by

Do you have questions about dishwashers that could help you choose the right product? We have answers to several of the most popular dishwasher questions! What is an integrated dishwasher, why should I get one and is it the same as an under bench? Is that the same as a built-in?   What does an anti flood device do and should I look out for one?   Can I wash and dry my ... Read more

Why doesn’t my dishwasher wash my dishes?

July 3rd, 2015 by

Is there anything more frustrating than an appliance that doesn't do its job properly? "Scrub faster, troops!" (source: Jim Bauer on Flickr) There are a number of possible reasons for your dishwasher to do a shoddy job, and fortunately, there are also a number of solutions to these problems.  And most of these solutions don't require too much time, effort or expense, either... Change your detergent The reason there are ... Read more

Appliances Hacks – Tips on how to use your most common appliances, most efficiently

June 3rd, 2015 by

At Appliances Online we not only keep our eyes out for the latest technologies and products, we also love looking for ways to use existing ones to their fullest potential. Efficiency is at the heart of this, and these are just a few simple tips to keep some of your most used appliances running their best. Fridge/Freezer Your fridge is likely the most used appliances in your kitchen, and ... Read more

How to stay germ-free at home

June 2nd, 2015 by

Something’s in the air. Not love, but something just as catchy. GERMS. Yes, with winter having rolled around again, Australian workplaces are being inundated with the sounds of discreet sniffles, honking nose-blowing, stifled coughs and incredulous cries of “what are you doing at work? Go home before you infect us all!” But we’re not even safe, in our own homes. Whether you share your home with family or flatmates, ... Read more

Buying Guide: is a Slimline dishwasher right for my home?

May 11th, 2015 by

Looking for an easier way to do the dishes, but don’t have much room to spare in your kitchen? Will adding a standard dishwasher to your new or renovated compact kitchen leave you drastically short of cupboard space? Slimline dishwashers have narrower designs than most standard dishwashers, making them a better choice for more modest kitchens. Your dishes will enjoy the same cleaning standards as using larger ... Read more

Your guide to Samsung WaterWall dishwashers

March 9th, 2015 by

Wondering what's up with these WaterWall dishwashers you keep hearing about? Here are the facts on Samsung's latest innovation in dishwashing, including info on how the technology works, and what it can do for you: What is a WaterWall? Well, it’s not a song by Oasis. Nor is it something that you don’t go chasin’. Instead, it’s a special form of dishwashing technology, developed by Samsung to provide provide corner-to ... Read more

Meet the sparkling new Dishlex family and choose your new dishwasher

November 26th, 2014 by

If the sight of pink rubber gloves, foam-filled sinks and scruffy scrubbing brushes fills you with dread, then perhaps your kitchen could use a dishwasher. If nothing else, it should be good for your own mental health! Dishlex has recently introduced a new family of dishwashers to its range, designed to provide Australians with convenient and affordable cleaning solutions for their kitchens. But how will you know ... Read more

How to choose a dishwasher

October 23rd, 2014 by

So you’ve decided to stop washing dishes by hand and buy a dishwasher. Good for you! But how will you narrow down the range of dishwashers available at Appliances Online to select the best one for your home? Before jumping straight to the dishwasher with the lowest price, ask yourself a few questions first to make sure you’re not accidentally picking a dishwasher that’s utterly unsuitable for your ... Read more

Samsung’s Fresh Solutions for the Kitchen and the Laundry

September 5th, 2014 by

It’s always important to keep your home fresh, from the food that you eat to the clothes that you wear. Samsung’s advanced appliances include a whole range of special features designed to enhance and maintain the freshness of your home’s kitchen and laundry. Here are just a few of our favourites: Fresh food with a Samsung Fridge Samsung’s fridges are always popular with our customers, and it’s not hard to ... Read more