Front loader or top loader? CHOICE tells you what to look for in a new washing machine.
1 Jul 2011 |
Use our quick buying guide to decide which type is right for you and what features you need.
Here are five things you need to know about your washing machine.
8 Oct 2010 |
Martha Psiroukis reveals the surprising truth about efficiency ratings, temperature, detergent amounts and fabric softener.
Do small packets of super-concentrated laundry detergent give the same wash as their bigger brothers?
21 May 2009 |
But as the scoops supplied in both packs look similar, does less detergent mean we’re getting less wash runs for our dollar?
A six star energy-efficient dryer is now on the market, but you’ll have to dig deep upfront.
2 Apr 2009 |
Miele claims this technology saves up to 46 percent of energy used in comparable condensor dryers.
A rainy day solution or an expensive clothes rack?
16 Jun 2008 |
An unheated-clothes rack obviously costs nothing to run but you may find your clothes left to dry overnight are still damp when you need them in the morning.
Laundry liquids don’t wash as well as the best powders but they’re better for greywater.
24 Apr 2008 |
CHOICE tests regularly show that the best washing powders give a better wash than liquids, but many people prefer to use liquids.
The LG uses more water to dry clothes than to wash them.
8 Jun 2007 |
If you’ve listened to the marketing, you might be thinking the LG Combined Steam Washer and Dryer makes wash day more environmentally friendly.