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Choosing a Dishwasher



What features and qualities are most important when shopping for a new dishwasher? What should you avoid? Share your dishwasher buying advice and experiences here, and help others make good decisions.

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by gamblin_man

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Aug 29, 2006 Buying by Brand Name - Dishwashers and Other large Appliances
First, choose a brand, then choose an authorized small seller if possible.... read full review
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by tbrown
Aug 9, 2000 Tips for Buying a Dishwasher
It is important to pay attention to details when purchasing a dishwasher to get the maximum in performance and energy conservation.... read full review
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by mrisch
Mar 26, 2000 Guide to Buying a Dishwasher
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by mothra3
Jun 24, 2004 How to choose a Dishwasher...Is Miele right for you?
You've heard the hype (or maybe you haven't), but couldn't you get by with a less expensive dishwasher??? Find out.... read full review
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by willowbear
Apr 2, 2000 You Can Save $$ With The Right Dishwasher!
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by weggbw
Nov 6, 2009 My Two Cents on Choosing a Dishwasher
Choose carefully.  An under-performing dishwasher will leave you with years of frustrated pre-rinsing and rewashing.... read full review
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by jenni796
May 27, 2000 This is an easy question...
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by alanbweaver
Jul 6, 2000 real life advice
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by poseidon
Apr 7, 2000 I don't "do" dishes! (part two)
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by paulprovost
Mar 28, 2000 Important things to evaluate
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by calwaone
Mar 31, 2000 All Dishwashers Are Not Created Equal!
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by calwaone
Oct 23, 2000 IF YOU DON'T HAVE ROOM FOR A DISHWASHER, LEARN ABOUT THE PORTABLES!
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by pictureperfect
May 2, 2000 I hate washing dishes by hand!
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by kcarroll
May 3, 2000 Take a plate along!
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by calwaone
Jan 9, 2001 DO YOU END UP WITH ONE RACK FULL?
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by fixergibs
Oct 9, 2000 The "Right" Dishwasher for you!
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by worthy1947
Nov 17, 2007 Maytag Front Loading Dishwashers
Check on any present recalls and ask the sales rep on who manufactured the circuit board and what the quality might be... read full review
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by careforyou
Apr 30, 2000 make sure there clean 1 time
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