The best machines will sometimes develop a fault - which is why we've put together this guide on common washing machine faults and how to prevent them from happening.
Did you know that the average washing machine will last seven years and two months? And that it'll get through a whopping 1,417 loads of washing in that time?
It's true! And while most people probably don't think about their washing machines too often, it's important to be aware of these statistics - especially if your machine is starting to show signs of wear and tear.
So if you're concerned about your machine's lifespan, or if you're just looking for ways to make sure it lasts as long as possible, then read on for our top tips on common washing machine symptoms that may lead to faults and how to prevent them from ever happening.