Breadmaker – ten year test

What service would you expect from a bottom of the range product, for example, a breadmaker? We bought our unbranded breadmaker from Argos on 12 July 2011, almost ten years ago. A few days ago, on 27 November 2020 the motor still turned, but the “paddle” which mixed and kneaded the dough stayed still. It […]

Keeping gutters clear – my experience

When I lived in an old cottage it was a very simple matter to clear the gutters because they were less than eight feet off the ground. All I needed was a short step ladder and I could reach in and use a trowel to dig out any debris. Since I moved into a normal […]