7 secrets to loading your dishwasher the right way

You never realize how vital your dishwasher is until the day it stops working, but learning to load it properly goes a long way toward keeping it running smoothly—and in making your dishes sparkle. Let’s walk through the basics to make sure your dishes come out spotless and your machine stays running a long time.

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