How to choose a dishwasher


October 23rd, 2014 by

So you’ve decided to stop washing dishes by hand and buy a dishwasher. Good for you! But how will you narrow down the range of dishwashers available at Appliances Online to select the best one for your home? Before jumping straight to the dishwasher with the lowest price, ask yourself a few questions first to make sure you’re not accidentally picking a dishwasher that’s utterly unsuitable for your ... Read more

Cleaning with steam – how to freshen up your clothes

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October 22nd, 2014 by

Many of us only use the most basic functions of our washing machine and dryer.  Even though many modern laundry appliances incorporate a wide range of special features and unique washing and drying modes, why mess around with what works? But perhaps one day it's worth taking the gamble and trying out that unusual wash setting or drying mode that's been sitting unused on your appliance's control ... Read more

Seven favourite fridge features


October 21st, 2014 by

Fridges are among our favourite appliances here at Appliances Online. After all, they keep our food fresh and our drinks cold! We love fridges almost as much as Tom Cruise does... Here's a selection of our favourite special features to look for when choosing a new fridge - they can prove quite handy! Door in door storage When is a door not a door? When it’s ajar! *guffaws heartily* When it ... Read more

LG: Immerse yourself in image quality


October 7th, 2014 by

Sometimes, when we watch TV, we just want to get sucked into the show or movie, completely immersing ourselves in the story, the characters and their world. Unfortunately, it’s not always easy to reach this state of entertainment nirvana.  Whether it’s poor picture, scratchy sound, or awkward controls, there’s always something that pulls you out of the moment, just when things start getting good. Here are four ways ... Read more

Time to upgrade your home theatre? Free gift card with TCL 4K Ultra HD TVs!


September 19th, 2014 by

Is your TV starting to show its age? Is a picture that's "good enough" REALLY good enough? Are you missing out on the convenience offered by all the advancements in Audio-Visual technology from the last few years? If all of these points aren't enough motivation to consider giving your home theatre an upgrade, purchasing a new TCL 4K Ultra HD TV from Appliances Online can earn you a FREE ... Read more

Seven quick appliance questions and answers

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September 18th, 2014 by

Do you have questions about home appliances? Appliances Online has answers, both short and long! Here we go: Which dryers can be hung or wall-mounted in the laundry? Short answer: When it comes to wall-mounting, vented dryers are the way to go. Longer answer: Vented dryers are simple, affordable, and light enough to hang on the wall.  Of course, they do vent their waste heat and moisture into your laundry, so if you ... Read more

Spring has Sprung! Our top tips for Spring Cleaning

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September 8th, 2014 by

Ah, Spring.  It's finally here. Time to finally put that perfectly-prepared Spring Cleaning plan into action! What's that?  You didn't make a plan? You might want to sort something out about that soon, or before you know it, you’ll have put off spring cleaning for another year, leaving your home to choke up with dust and grime. Don't panic - Appliances Online is here to help.  Here are our top ... Read more

Samsung’s Fresh Solutions for the Kitchen and the Laundry

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September 5th, 2014 by

It’s always important to keep your home fresh, from the food that you eat to the clothes that you wear. Samsung’s advanced appliances include a whole range of special features designed to enhance and maintain the freshness of your home’s kitchen and laundry. Here are just a few of our favourites: Fresh food with a Samsung Fridge Samsung’s fridges are always popular with our customers, and it’s not hard to ... Read more

Be Dad’s favourite this Father’s Day with a new Panasonic TV!


August 28th, 2014 by

With Father's Day a week or so away, let us take a moment to appreciate everything that our Dads do for us. When it comes to showing Dad your appreciation this Father's Day, it's best to do so using actions, not words. So instead of a hilarious greeting card or perfunctory box of chocolates, show Dad your appreciation with a gift you know he'll definitely use and enjoy, ... Read more

Smarter ways to do the dishes

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August 15th, 2014 by

As the old saying goes, “work smarter, not harder”.  While there is a certain nobility in hard work and labour, there’s also usually a better way to get any job done. Source: Wikipedia Here are a few simple tips for saving time and effort when it comes to washing up the dishes after a good meal: Clean up as you cook Everyone has a different cooking style, but it's not ... Read more

A few of our favourite washing machine and dryer features

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August 14th, 2014 by

When selecting appliances for your home's laundry, there are a number of factors to consider. How many people are in your home?  What kind of clothes make up your regular laundry load? What size machine will fit through your front door? Once you’ve narrowed your choices down to just a few of favourites, your final decision will likely be based on what machine offers the best price and ... Read more

Appliances for Entertaining

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August 13th, 2014 by

Whether you’re hosting a dinner party, celebrating a birthday or anniversary, or having your mates over for the grand final, a few well-chosen appliances can make a big contribution to your evening's success. Here's a selection of handy appliances for entertaining - before your guests arrive, while you're entertaining them, and when they've left: Pre-Party Appliances Freezer for ice No matter the season or time of year, chances are your ... Read more

Five simple ways to freshen up your kitchen

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August 11th, 2014 by

Want to give your kitchen a bit of a facelift, but don’t have the spare cash handy for a complete renovation? Refreshing your kitchen's look and feel doesn’t have to break the bank - here are five simple ways to give it a great new look, without tearing it down and starting anew: Reduce your clutter A lived-in kitchen may be a loved kitchen, but let's face facts - ... Read more

What to do when the power goes out


July 31st, 2014 by

Who turned out the lights? Whether you’re reading this on your phone in the dark, or planning ahead in case of a sudden surprise blackout, here are a few simple steps that can help protect your valuable appliances, not to mention your priceless loved ones: Check the fuse box Regardless of whether it's just one appliance that's out of action, or a circuit, or your entire house, it's worth ... Read more

Does bread belong in the fridge?


July 22nd, 2014 by

Debates over the “right” way to use the refrigerator have raged for generations, across kitchens, dinner party tables, backyard barbies and in recent years, the internet. We’ve debated whether or not chocolate, eggs, bananas and tomato sauce belong in the fridge… and today we’ll do it again. Should you store bread in the fridge? Whether it's the store-bought, mass-produced loaves from the supermarket, artisanal loaves from your local bakery, ... Read more