Doing the dishes is a time-consuming chore for many especially when you have young children or a big family. This is why dishwashers have become an important household appliance in many homes. We now have many options to choose from different load capacity, brands and prices to fulfil your household needs. Integrated dishwashers are permanently fitted in your kitchen cabinets whereas freestanding dishwashers give you the liberty to move and place the dishwashers wherever u need.
How to select a dishwasher that is suitable for you?
An average full size dishwasher starts with 12-place settings and the largest goes up to 16-place setting. So which capacity dishwasher should you buy? Factors to consider will be how much can you fit in a dishwasher. For larger families if you have a lots of dishes to wash it’s ideal to get a full size dishwasher. Most standard dishwashers have 13 place setting capacities which consist of dinner plate, dessert plate, single glass, soup bowl, tea cup with saucer and cutlery.
If you have big pots and pans, 60cm dishwashers which can hold 120-150 items should be a good enough for you. Apart from saving time, dishwashers consume less water. A 13-place settings dishwasher consumes around 6 litres therefore dishwashers not only saves time but its also cost effective.