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Cost of running a tumble dryer

Find out how much it costs to run a tumble dryer and what you can do to potentially cut your energy bills when using the dryer.

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Save energy and the planet with your fridge freezer

In the first part of The Energy Saving series we look at one of the most trusty but expensive appliances – the fridge freezer.

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Save energy and the planet with your laundry habits

The second part of The Energy Saving series focuses on how changing your laundry habits using your washing machine and tumble dryer can help you save money.

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Eco-friendly detergents good for you and the planet

Over the past few years, we have all become more aware of the products we use and the harm they might have on the environment.

We have gathered the eco products you need to introduce to your weekly wash day that are good for you and the planet.

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How hard water affects your appliances

Find out how hard water can affect your dishwasher and washing machine, what you can do to reduce scale and learn more about water softeners.

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How to keep your house warm in winter

While the lifespan of the average boiler is 12 years, it’s important to maintain it regularly to ensure maximum longevity. If your boiler and central heating system are working efficiently you’ll use less fuel and will benefit from lower heating bills.

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What is a smart fridge and do I need one?

What is the Internet of Things, how does it work and how will it impact on your life in the home.

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Top 5 tips to help make your food last longer

These are some of our top tips for making your food stretch that little bit further

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How to make your home more energy efficient and save money

Here are some tips to help you reduce energy consumption, and could increase your disposable income.