How to buy the Best Dishwasher for 2019

Washing dishes is a boring task that bothers young and old alike. Because of this, ever since the american millionaire Josephine Cochrane created the dishwasher, this machine has become the most desirable object for anyone who hates washing dishes. However, until a few years ago, buying this appliance was an unattainable luxury that only great restaurants and wealthy families could afford.

Luckily, times have changed, and these days buying a dishwasher saves time and money. If you don't have one yet because you don't know how to choose the best machine for you, you've come to the right place, as we are bringing you this fabulous definitive guide to buying a cheap, useful and good quality dishwasher.

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View Details KENWOOD KDW45B16 Slimline Dishwasher - Black - Currys • 210.00£

Kenwood Kdw45b16 Slimline Dishwasher - Black - Currys

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View Details Beko DIN15R11 A+ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 13 Place Black New • 219.00£

Beko Din15r11 A+ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 13 Place Black New

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View Details KENWOOD KID45S17 Slimline Integrated Dishwasher - Currys • 220.00£

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View Details Cookology CBID600 Fully Integrated, Built-in Dishwasher | 60cm, 14 Place Setting • 229.99£

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View Details Hotpoint Fully Integrated LTB4B019 60cm Dishwasher 13 Place Setting A+ Rated • 202.49£

Hotpoint Fully Integrated Ltb4b019 60cm Dishwasher 13 Place Setting A+ Rated

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View Details Neff S511A50X0G Full-Size Integrated Dishwasher BRAND NEW UNOPENED • 251.00£

Neff S511a50x0g Full-size Integrated Dishwasher Brand New Unopened

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View Details KENWOOD KDW60W15 Full-size Dishwasher - White - Currys • 220.00£

Kenwood Kdw60w15 Full-size Dishwasher - White - Currys

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View Details KENWOOD KDW45S16 Slimline Dishwasher - Silver - Currys • 229.00£

Kenwood Kdw45s16 Slimline Dishwasher - Silver - Currys

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View Details Beko Dishwasher Full Size DEN48X20X A++ Freestanding Stainless Steel #2534 • 299.00£

Beko Dishwasher Full Size Den48x20x A++ Freestanding Stainless Steel #2534

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What are the types of dishwashers available?

In the online market we can find several sales sites such as Amazon, Ebay, John Lewis, Argos, Currys which offer hundreds of cheap dishwashers. Although at first glance they all seem to be quite good, it is important to be clear about the different existing models in order to correctly determine the most appropriate one for your home.

The integrated dishwasher can be fitted with the rest of the kitchen furniture, ideal when you want to refurbish this area of the house, or in the case of moving, when we usually replace the appliances.

The semi-integrated dishwasher fits almost every kitchen perfectly and the control panel is visible.

The free-standing dishwasher is the most versatile model of all, as it can be installed anywhere in the house, as long as it is next to a water supply.

Important features to choose the perfect dishwasher

The best advice for selecting the right dishwasher is to know the needs of your home, because other decisions will be made based on that. It is not a question of buying the largest, the most beautiful or the one that has more functions, is a matter of choosing the most practical and functional.

Now we are going to broach and briefly explain the main characteristics to keep in mind before buying the dishwasher.

Size

The first vital aspect is the size of the machine. There are three standard sizes: large, narrow and compact. The large dishwashers are the most widely sold. They are approximately 60 centimeters wide and high capacity. The narrow ones are more functional, they are adaptable for small spaces and measure between 45 and 60 centimetres. The compact machines fit almost anywhere because of their width, which is less than 45 centimetres. They also differ from the rest by their shorter cleaning time.

Capacity

The load capacity of these devices is also a fact to consider . This is measured by the amount of place settings you can wash in one session. One place setting is the equivalent of the items used by an individual for a complete meal including three courses and coffee. The minimum capacity is fewer than six places, which is the size of the compact dishwashers, designed for single people or houses where just a few dishes needs to be washed. The medium dishwashers, designed for small families, accommodate seven to eleven places, while the wide dishwashers can wash from twelve to sixteen places; these are extremely advantageous for large families.

Energy Efficiency

Energy efficiency is often forgotten, but it is of great importance, since dishwashers are one of the most energy-consuming gadgets. Broadly speaking, there are seven universal marks indicating the energy consumption of each device: the dishwashers with the "A" label are the most efficient, and these are subdivided into A, A++, A+++, A++++.

Sound

Among our tips for choosing the perfect model, we would also draw your attention to the noise level. A hushed domestic machine is the machine of your dreams. Health experts recommend that you should not expose yourself to models that produce more than 60 decibels, because in the long-term it could affect your hearing.

Washing programs

Another invaluable tip is to check in detail the washing programs offered by each model, as this is the best way to find out what each program does and the true consumption of both water and electricity. A really cheap dishwasher would be one that has a cold wash cycle for poorly soiled dishes and eliminates drying.

The best brands on the market

It is impossible to complete a shopping guide and list of recommendations without talking about the leading brands in the market, those manufacturers who stand out from the rest for their renowned quality and long history.

Whether it is Amazon, ebay, MediaMarkt,John Lewis, Argos, Currys, as mentioned before, or any other business that sells household appliances, you will find Bosch, Siemens, Whirlpool and LG, the most reliable brands at the best price. Therefore, the purchase of a model belonging to one of these companies is a safe choice. Whether you are buying online or in store, by comparing models and prices you will benefit from what the retail giants such as these have to offer and should find your dishwasher at the best available price.

Bosch dishwashers offer a lower water consumption, a pre-wash program that eliminates bad smells and the "VarioSpeed" option, a program that works three times faster than a normal cycle.

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View Details Bosch SMV46KX00G Serie 4 A++ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 13 • 449.00£

Bosch Smv46kx00g Serie 4 A++ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 13

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View Details Bosch SMS25AW00G Freestanding Dishwasher With 12 Place Setting Capacity In White • 329.00£

Bosch Sms25aw00g Freestanding Dishwasher With 12 Place Setting Capacity In White

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View Details Bosch SMV46GX01G Serie 4 A++ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 12 • 409.00£

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View Details Bosch SMS25EB00G Serie 2 A++ Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 13 Place Black New From • 379.00£

Bosch Sms25eb00g Serie 2 A++ Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 13 Place Black New From

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View Details Bosch SMV40C30GB Serie 2 A+ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 12 Place • 349.00£

Bosch Smv40c30gb Serie 2 A+ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 12 Place

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View Details Bosch Serie 4 SMS46IW05G 13 Place Setting Dishwasher • 389.00£

Bosch Serie 4 Sms46iw05g 13 Place Setting Dishwasher

389.00£ 399.0 €

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View Details Bosch Serie 4 SMV50C10GB 12 Place Integrated Dishwasher • 399.00£

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399.00£ 419.0 €

View Details Bosch Serie 4 SMS46II00G Standard Dishwasher - Silver - A++ Rated #223397 • 375.00£

Bosch Serie 4 Sms46ii00g Standard Dishwasher - Silver - A++ Rated #223397

375.00£

View Details Bosch Serie 6 Perfectdry SMS67MW00G 60cm Dishwasher White (D353) • 349.99£

Bosch Serie 6 Perfectdry Sms67mw00g 60cm Dishwasher White (d353)

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Siemens relies on the new intelligent washing technology, which promises optimum results with the least possible effort, thanks to temperature and dirt sensors. They also have the fastest dishwasher model in the world, with a moderate, adaptable design.

View Details Siemens SR65T081GB IQ-500 A + Fully Integrated Dishwasher Slimline  [10721] • 429.00£

Siemens Sr65t081gb Iq-500 A + Fully Integrated Dishwasher Slimline [10721]

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View Details Siemens IQ500 SN658D01MG 13 Place Fully Integrated Dishwasher HA2989 • 549.99£

Siemens Iq500 Sn658d01mg 13 Place Fully Integrated Dishwasher Ha2989

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View Details SIEMENS IQ500 FULL SIZE DISHWASHER SE UK (SN26M292GB) With Warranty • 350.00£

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View Details  Siemens Dishwasher SX76T096GB/50 • 500.00£

Siemens Dishwasher Sx76t096gb/50

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View Details Siemens SR26T890GB Stainless Steel 10Place Slimline 45cm Freestanding Dishwasher • 510.00£

Siemens Sr26t890gb Stainless Steel 10place Slimline 45cm Freestanding Dishwasher

510.00£ 614.99 €

View Details SIEMENS SN278I36TE FREESTANDING DISHWASHER, 2 Year Parts And Labour Warranty • 599.99£

Siemens Sn278i36te Freestanding Dishwasher, 2 Year Parts And Labour Warranty

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View Details Siemens SN258W06TG IQ500 14 Place Settings Dishwasher(IP-ID706792733) • 394.90£

Siemens Sn258w06tg Iq500 14 Place Settings Dishwasher(ip-id706792733)

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View Details Graded Siemens SN236W01IG 60cm White Freestanding Dishwasher (B-18249) RRP £549 • 399.00£

Graded Siemens Sn236w01ig 60cm White Freestanding Dishwasher (b-18249) Rrp £549

399.00£

View Details Graded Siemens SN636X00KGB 60cm Built In Integrated Dishwasher (B-16847) RRP£599 • 449.00£

Graded Siemens Sn636x00kgb 60cm Built In Integrated Dishwasher (b-16847) Rrp£599

449.00£

The basis of the LG brand is to make life easier, that's why, apart from washing dishes in five minutes, saving time and money, LG dishwashers have True Steam technology, designed to eliminate every last germ.

Whirlpool dishwashers are ideal for large families. All models come with integrated sensors that monitor and regulate the amount of water and energy needed for efficient washing, along with special eco and night programs.

View Details Whirlpool WIO3033DELUK 60cm Integrated 14 Place Dishwasher - 5 Year Guarantee • 499.00£

Whirlpool Wio3033deluk 60cm Integrated 14 Place Dishwasher - 5 Year Guarantee

499.00£

View Details Whirlpool WFO3P33DLXUK A+++ Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 14 Place Stainless Steel • 567.00£

Whirlpool Wfo3p33dlxuk A+++ Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 14 Place Stainless Steel

567.00£

View Details Whirlpool WIO3O33DELUK A+++ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 14 Place • 499.00£

Whirlpool Wio3o33deluk A+++ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 14 Place

499.00£

View Details Whirlpool WFE2B19X Full Size Stainless Steel Freestanding 13 Place Dishwasher • 359.00£

Whirlpool Wfe2b19x Full Size Stainless Steel Freestanding 13 Place Dishwasher

359.00£

View Details Whirlpool WIO3T123PEFUK 60cm Integrated 14 Place Dishwasher - 5 Year Guarantee • 449.00£

Whirlpool Wio3t123pefuk 60cm Integrated 14 Place Dishwasher - 5 Year Guarantee

449.00£

View Details Whirlpool WFC3C24PXUK Full Size S/S Freestanding 14 Place Settings Dishwasher • 409.00£

Whirlpool Wfc3c24pxuk Full Size S/s Freestanding 14 Place Settings Dishwasher

409.00£

View Details Whirlpool WIC3B19UK A+ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 13 Place • 329.00£

Whirlpool Wic3b19uk A+ Fully Integrated Dishwasher Full Size 60cm 13 Place

329.00£

View Details Whirlpool WFE2B19X Stainless Steel Dishwasher  *2 Year Warranty* *Free Delivery* • 359.00£

Whirlpool Wfe2b19x Stainless Steel Dishwasher *2 Year Warranty* *free Delivery*

359.00£

View Details Whirlpool WFF4033DLTG 60cm 14 Place White Freestanding Dishwasher - 5 Year Gntee • 799.00£

Whirlpool Wff4033dltg 60cm 14 Place White Freestanding Dishwasher - 5 Year Gntee

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