One of the workhorses of the modern kitchen, the dishwasher needs occasional care and attention to do its job well. Dishwasher demands can range from the removal of water stains and detergent residue to more complicated repairs, and depending on the age of your dishwasher, it may be time to consider a replacement rather than another repair.
In this section, learn how to care for your dishwasher and extend a dishwasher's service with occasional tune-ups. Find out when it's better to replace your dishwasher than to repair it, and get tips for removing dishwasher water stains and detergent residue.