The Fire-Safe Laundry Routine: Why Regular Dryer Vent Cleaning is a Must

Fire-Safe Dryer Vent Maintenance

Dive into the heart of fire safety with our latest blog post! Discover why regular dryer vent cleaning is a non-negotiable in your home maintenance routine. From preventing potential fire hazards to ensuring your dryer’s efficiency, we’ve got the insights you need. Join us as we unpack the importance of this often-overlooked task and learn how a few simple steps can make a significant difference. Your home’s safety begins with a clean dryer vent – let’s get started!

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My Machine Smells Bad – What Could Be The Problem?

My Washing Machine Smells Bad How Can I Fix It

The whole purpose of having a washing machine is that it removes dirt and bad smells from your clothes and fabrics. Unfortunately, machines can often become the source of foul smells which isn’t good for your clothes. Mould In The Detergent Drawer?  Clean The Detergent Drawer Stale and encrusted detergent can build up in a…

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Four Ways to Unblock Your Washing Machine

Washing Machine Blocked

If you notice that your washing machine no longer drains water out, there is probably an issue with the pump, sump or filter. You can always rely on First Serve UK’s expert help for any emergency repairs. However, if you want to attempt solving the problem yourself, here are a few simple tips. Remember safety…

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My Washing Machine Is Not Draining Properly

Washing Machine Is Not Draining Properly

There are usually two reasons why your machine not draining water.  Either you have a broken pump or there is some sort of blockage. Check the 7 points below. Check the pump Start with the easiest thing. Listen to your machine during a wash cycle. If you can’t hear the pump, it’s either blocked or…

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My Washing Machine Won’t Power On

Washing Machine Repairs - Faults & Fixes

Having a machine that doesn’t seem to turn on doesn’t mean you need to fork out more money to get a replacement. In many instances, it may be a simple problem requiring a simple fix.  Possible cause 1 – Receiving no power Trouble-shooting Check home power box / fuse board  Maybe your machine is not…

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Trouble-Shooting: My Washing Machine Is Not Spinning

Help! My Washing Machine Is Not Spinning.

The spinning motion of your machine is vital for your fabrics if they are to be cleaned. They cannot just sit in soapy water and come out clean.  Common reasons your machine may not spin include: It being overloaded A faulty door locking mechanism It is in the middle of a cycle It may be…

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