Never Put These 16 Items in Your Dishwasher

With more holiday feasts around the corner, dishwashing is about to take center stage. Find out how to avoid some disastrous mistakes.

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With Thanksgiving around the corner, let us all give thanks for dishwashers. These modern marvels can handle gravy-smeared plates, coffee mugs and eggnog cups. No question, dishwashers are a party planner’s best friend, and they help make cleanup a breeze.

But not everything should go in your dishwasher. For example, items such as plasticware are fine on the top shelf, but they will twist and turn like molten lava if washed on the bottom rack.

So review these tips before you wash, and everything will come clean after the big meal.


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