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Montpellier Retro Fridge Freezers

Retro fridge freezers are a popular choice amongst homes, they add colour, giving your kitchen a unique look. Depending on your budget or what type you are after there are many retro fridge freezers available. At EAW our most popular brand of Retros are by Montpellier. Under counter Retro Starting with the Montpellier MAB2031 range, a mini under counter, top mount fridge freezer, ideal for small spaces with a width of only 47.9 cm. Coming in 5 different colours: white, cream, pastel blue, black and red. It features a 1950’s…

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Choosing the right microwave for you

Microwaves are a popular kitchen appliance, the are mainly used to heat or reheat food quickly. Choosing the right microwave for you is mainly down to size and the intended purpose. Microwaves these days have many features to choose from. Microwave use less energy when cooking, it cooks food by using radiation. How fast your food is cooked is based on the wattage power. Microwaves range between 600 W – 1200 W power.  Most microwaves come with a turn table which cooks your food evenly by slowly turning around during…

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Autumn Home Decor

The cold weather is here, the nights are drawing in. Making being full of joy hard, unless you are already excited for the festive season ahead, after all it is only 10 weeks until Christmas. By adding a bit of autumn decor to your home, it will instantly become more cosy and look fresher. Porch Decor To start you need to set the tone, place different size pumpkins on your porch or front door area, these don’t have to be real pumpkin, plastic or pot pumpkins are available in stores…

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How to choose the best washing machine for you

Buying a new washing machine is an important decision, they are not a cheap appliance to purchase or to run. The more efficient the washing machine is the cheaper it is to run. Some newer models will have a energy rating of A+++. How to choose the best washing machine for you depends on the size of your household, what features you are after and how efficient you want it to be. The standard size of a freestanding washing machine is 85 (H) x 60 (W) x 55 (D) cm.…

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Spider Season is back!

Spider season is creeping up. It seems each year the spider season is getting longer, and the beasts are getting bigger. This is not good for arachnophobia. Spider season usually occurs at the start of September when the male common house spiders are on the hunt of a mate. Around 80% of the spiders we see in our homes are male. Our homes are the ideal habitat for spiders. The good news is that these spiders are harmless to humans. They like to kill other insects around our homes which…

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Finding the right dishwasher for you

Dishwashers are a hardworking kitchen appliance, not only does owning one save an on-going argument of whose turn it is to do the dishes, it keeps counter tops clutter free. Less items are broken in dishwashers than washing items by hands. Dishes also tend to be cleaner as they are put through a cycle. Finding the right dishwasher for you can depend on a number of factors. How often will you use it, what you will be putting in it and what size house hold you have. They come in…

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Spring Cleaning

The nights are drawing out, the sun is starting to shine and there is a pleasant smell of freshly cut grass in the air. Spring! This gives us more motivation and moods are lighter, time for the annual spring clean. What can start out as a small task often leads into a bigger project. Here are a few tips how to help you get through and prepare for spring cleaning.   Preparation Make a list of what rooms you need to go through and what needs to be cleaned from each…

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Self-Cleaning Ovens, Pyrolytic vs Catalytic

Pyrolytic ovens Pyrolytic ovens are the most effective self-cleaning ovens. These ovens have a feature that allows you to heat the oven to around 480°c. At this temperature food residue will turn into ash. The door will automatically lock when the cycle is on and unlock when the oven is cool enough. These ovens will have a cleaning function usually between 2 to 4 hours long. This process does often create smoke, so the ovens use a catalytic converter in the exhaust vent to eliminate emissions. Once the cycle is…

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Hobs buying guide

Finding the right hob for your kitchen is not the easy decision you thought it was. There are many types to choose from and each one has its own pros and cons. So which type is the right hob for you? Here’s a simple guide to get you started. Hobs types There are five main types of hobs; Gas, gas on glass, induction, ceramic, and solid plates. In this article we will explain the special features of each type to help you decide which one of them is the right…

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How to wash your coloured clothes

Many of us make the mistake of putting all our clothes together in the same wash. We think that advanced technology and improved detergents are now capable of cleaning different colours and fabrics together without causing any damage. But when your new black jeans start to look greyish we realise how wrong we were. Here are some tips and tricks to help you keep your clothes looking as good as new for longer: First, separate your clothes into three piles: Light colours, dark colours, and black colours. Black colours can…

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