1st August 2014
With less than a week to go before the merged Dixons-Carphone Warehouse company makes its public debut, this morning has seen the move hailed as potentially “one of the most significant chapters in the journey to the connected world.”
31st July 2014
People who are looking to save on the cost of maintaining and repairing their white goods are increasingly turning to their local recycling centres to find the items they need.
30th July 2014
Buying our first dishwasher is considered one of the biggest life-changing events of many of our lives, a new survey has revealed.
29th July 2014
Developers who want to install a new wind farm in Cornwall are offering residents living close to the proposed site an incentive to back the scheme in the shape of the chance to save at least 20 per cent on their electricity bills.
28th July 2014
The UK’s second-largest grocery retailer, Sainsbury’s, has introduced new technology into 100 of its stores to enable it to use the warmth created by its in-store fridges to cut the cost of heating its stores.
25th July 2014
Residents of more than 160 homes in Grimsby, north-east Lincolnshire, are fighting for compensation after floods caused an electrical power surge which cut off their supplies, and wrecked large numbers of domestic appliances.
24th July 2014
About 16,000 customers of two power suppliers are in line for a share of £3.3million, to compensate them for problems which left them without energy for more than 48 hours last winter.
23rd July 2014
John Lewis is on course to release its own range of small kitchen appliances, such as kettles and toasters, a report has suggested.
22nd July 2014
A family of four from Goole, Hull in East Yorkshire have escaped a blaze that is said to be caused by their refrigerator catching on fire after lightning struck their home.
21st July 2014
While animals are known to beg for scraps even after eating their own meals, one particular canine takes his hunger a step further – by raiding his owner’s fridge.