7 Tips to Make Your Appliances Last Longer

In 2021 it feels like there are appliances for basically every possible chore that needs to be done in your house. And you definitely won’t find me complaining about that, it does make life around the house a lot easier.

If you go into your kitchen right now, you’ll probably see like five or six different major appliances, and then there’s no doubt another couple which are stuffed into cupboards until you need them.

As useful as they are, they do tend to be pretty expensive. And here’s the thing, most of the more important appliances such as your dishwasher, refrigerator, washing machine and tumble dryer should last for the better part of a decade. 

If they aren’t lasting that long, then there are probably a few things you’re doing wrong. So there are two things that you really should think about doing. The first of which is that you should consider investing in a home warranty.

Americans on average spend about $5,000 on home improvements and repairs and these stats don’t include home appliances. Having a warranty covers both repairs and appliances so it’s worth it.

The second thing is to be more careful with your appliances to