Get cleaner dishes with the dishwasher you have now

Get cleaner dishes with the dishwasher you have now

With dishwashers dialing back on water and energy use to meet federal standards, you might think that it’s tougher to get your dinner dishes clean. But at Consumer Reports we found a number of dishwashers that aced our tougher energy tests, which include washing more place settings with dirtier dishes. Our experts also shared some simple tricks that anyone can use to help a dishwasher serve up more-sparkling loads.

Load by the book. Some dishwashers, including Whirlpool’s, have changed loading … (read more)