People often say liquid dishwasher detergent doesn’t work. One thing we know for sure, you should shake the bottle well before dispensing. The active ingredient in the detergent separates to the bottom of the bottle. If you don’t shake the bottle before use, you won’t be getting a proper mix of detergent.
Clean the door gasket on your front load washer regularly. This will preserve the life of this expensive part. If your door gasket has already turned black, it cannot be cleaned and must be replaced.
Don’t wash your dishes before you put them in the dishwasher. This will cause your dishes to become worn faster and glasses to become foggy.