Rebecca

A recent uni graduate who likes writing, gaming, and drawing. I’m figuring out housekeeping tips alongside you while trying to provide eco-friendly cleaning options. Let’s find out how to use a tumble dryer together!

cold wash temperature in the UK

What Temperature Is Considered a Cold Wash in the UK?

People experience temperatures differently, which you’ll know if you’ve ever shared a central heating thermostat with someone. So, when you’re told to wash your clothes on a “cold cycle”, what does that mean? In the UK, a cold wash is typically 30 degrees Celsius (30°C). Although some machines have cycles as cold as 20°C, this …

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Salt and Rinse Aid With All-In-One Dishwasher Tablet

Do You Need Salt and Rinse Aid With All-In-One Dishwasher Tablets?

The name of all-in-one dishwasher tablets would imply that they take care of everything your dishwasher needs, right? Does this mean you can stop using dishwasher salt and rinse aid? All-in-one dishwasher tablets include salt and rinse aid functions. However, dishwasher brand Bosch recommends keeping your salt and rinse aid topped up, even if you …

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Adding salt to a dishwasher

How to Use Dishwasher Salt

You’re probably more used to adding salt to your chips than to your dishwasher, but using dishwasher salt is very important if you live in a hard water area. Dishwasher salt is different to table salt, but can be cheaply purchased in most supermarkets. To use dishwasher salt, you just need to locate your dishwasher’s …

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