Bron

Hi, I’m Bron. I’m an elite endurance athlete, love the outdoors and anything involving food! All of which have the potential to make a mess! I don’t have a huge concentration span (and like to use the excuse of being too busy), so go for quick and easy cleaning methods where possible!

is 3 hour wash cycle normal

Washing Machine Takes 3 Hours to Wash – Is This Normal?

With all of the modern technology and instant results we have at our fingertips these days, we often become impatient when something takes a bit longer than we’d like.  Whether that’s buffering Wi-Fi, being put on hold, or your washing machine taking it upon itself to wash your laundry for 3 hours, we’re likely to …

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How to Clean Grease Off Tiles

How to Clean Grease Off Tiles

No matter how careful you are when cooking, it’s inevitable that grease and grime will build up in your kitchen.  Oil often splashes against the cooker and tiles during cooking, forming stains that take a huge effort to remove if left over a long period of time.  Oil stains will not only affect the kitchen …

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Can You Tumble Dry Cotton?

During the summer months, drying clothes is generally super easy: just whack your wet clothes on the line in the sun, and they’ll be dry by the evening! However, during the winter (or pretty much anytime in the UK, let’s be honest), it’s much more reliable to resort to the dryer. There are potential problems …

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Can You Add Water to Washing Machine Manually

Can You Add Water Manually to a Front-Loading Washing Machine?

Modern washing machines are designed to do it all for you. They are engineered to work super efficiently, without compromising on quality. This means that washing machines use as little water as possible, but still enough to clean your clothes thoroughly! Any excess water will be drained to prevent flooding.   If anything, adding extra water …

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Can You Break Washing Machine by Overloading It

Can You Break a Washing Machine by Overloading It?

At some point or another, most of us have found ourselves shoving about twice the amount of washing into the drum than is recommended.  Washing clothes is a never-ending job, especially for larger, or more active households, so the temptation to do double the washing in half the time is completely understandable!  Is it really …

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When Is it Bad Luck to Wash Clothes

When Is it Bad Luck to Wash Clothes? (According to Superstition)

Washing clothes is a relatively simple job, in comparison to some of the other household chores. Choose the right setting and you can’t really go wrong!  Having said that, the laundry pile can seem never-ending at times, particularly for big families. This means that a lot of us wash our clothes on an almost daily …

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