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What to Know Before Buying an 18-Inch Dishwasher

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What to Know Before Buying an 18-Inch Dishwasher

Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with advertisers on this site. As the tiny-home trend grows and more Americans opt to downsize their living spaces, the demand for small appliances is on the rise, according to several appliance manufacturers CR spoke to.  In the case of dishwashers, some manufacturers are expanding their lines of compact 18-inch models.  Bosch, for instance, has tripled the number of 18-inch dishwasher models they sell in the U.S. to six from two in 2015. (For comparison, Bosch sells 83 standard 24-inch-wide dishwashers.) If you’re thinking about buying a smaller dishwasher, just what, if anything, would you be...

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A dishwasher can save you a lot of time and effort as well as a surprising amount of money when it comes to your electricity bill

Dishwashers

A dishwasher can save you a lot of time and effort as well as a surprising amount of money when it comes to your electricity bill

However, finding the right type of dishwasher for your kitchen is not an easy endeavor, so we created this guide help you with some of the most confusing aspects of buying and installing a dishwasher. The best 18-inch dishwashers we reviewed in this guide have all the features you need for getting excellent results with every load. However, it’s important to consider your own personal needs and your budget before choosing an appliance that will keep your dishes sparkling. An 18-inch dishwasher is the perfect solution for those who are tired of washing dishes by hand but don’t have too...

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