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Dishwashers - recommendations please? Ours just blew up :(


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#26 Charli73

Posted 13 April 2012 - 08:31 PM

Asko here too... has all metal parts inside. no plastic like some other brands...

#27 SplashingRainbows

Posted 13 April 2012 - 08:38 PM

Another Bosch fan. Very quiet, cleans and dries beautifully, very happy with it.

#28 WibbleWobble

Posted 13 April 2012 - 08:45 PM

QUOTE (Poet in New York @ 13/04/2012, 11:27 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I have a Bosch fully integrated and it's so quiet I can't even tell when it's on. I've opened the drawer accidentally mid-cycle a few times because of it!


This. The big burst of steam soon reminds me.  biggrin.gif

I love our Bosch and the cutlery drawer is so handy as it leaves room for more dishes.

#29 sigh

Posted 13 April 2012 - 08:52 PM

miele or asko; they are worth the extra money. we have a fisher and paykel at work and it is rubbish even at the normal lunch plates

#30 mummymore

Posted 13 April 2012 - 09:13 PM

Just replaced our 5yo Miele with an Asko. Liked the Miele a lot but looooooove the Asko.

#31 ChilliDog

Posted 13 April 2012 - 09:38 PM

QUOTE (Black Lion @ 09/04/2012, 04:38 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Tip- take a dinner plate with you to try in the shop- SIL recently purchased one that most her dinnerware does not fit in the slots, or under the turning wash arm.


Black Lion tell your SIL to check if the top shelf is height adjustable. A lot of them are so you can move them up and down depending on plate size to go underneath. Only issue is then will everything fit up in the top shelf.

I currently have a Technika and it's a piece of c@*p. It was installed in our new house and we've been in 12 months now and I HATE it. It doesn't wash properly, the draws don't slide in and out properly, the wheels on the draws keep falling off. Its pretty noisy as well. Think we will probably look at changing it over as soon as we can afford to do so.  

My previous house we had an Asko and it was wonderful. Never missed a beat! Plenty of room, draws slide in and out really smoothly, cleaned everything perfectly. I also liked that you can move the cutlery basket around and put it in different places. Also very quiet!!

My mum has a Westinghouse and it doesn't wash properly and is really noisy!!!




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