Tumble Dryer Safety Tips

A useful addition to any household, tumble dryers are a godsend to most, but only when used safely. Recent safety notices recalling 4.5 million Hotpoint, Creda, Indesit, Proline and Swan appliances mean that there’s never been a better time to ensure you are using your machine correctly and helping to…

Which? calls for action on faulty household appliances

A recent investigation by consumer body Which? has revealed that faulty household appliances are responsible for more than 60 house fires each week in the UK. This “stubbornly high” figure highlights the fact that Government action to remove potentially dangerous electrical white goods from homes is falling “woefully short”, Which?…

Valentine’s candle safety advice

It’s Valentine’s Day, the international day of love, but before you reach for the candles in order create a romantic setting, make sure you our top tips for candle safety. In the year 2003 alone, there were 1791 house fires due to candles. As a result, 22 people died and over 650 were…