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Dishwashers
 
 

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Save money running your dishwasher by only running full loads. It will usually be more frugal in the long run to buy an energy efficient dishwasher.

Show thrift by maintaining your dishwasher so that it will last as long as possible.  Replace hoses when necessary. Keep the inside of the dishwasher clean by running a cycle with nothing but vinegar a few times a year.  It will remove scum both on the inside of the dishwasher and in the hoses.

 

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Here are some more frugal tips for dishwashers.

- Buy the size of dishwasher that fits your family. Bigger isn't better if you can't run full
loads.
 
- When buying a dishwasher, don't pay for cycles you don't use.
 
- Quiet dishwashers may be worth the money to you if your dishwasher is located near
family activity areas.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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B - Frugal Tips:  Babies - Buttons

 

C - Frugal Tips: Cakes - Cutting Boards

 

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M - Frugal Tips:  Mac and Cheese - Mushrooms

 

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