The whole point of a dishwasher is to clean your pots and pans. So, it can be a bit frustrating when they come out unclean. Watermarks and spots on your dishes are common – adding some dishwasher salt might just get rid of the problem.
What is dishwasher salt?
The key job of dishwasher salt is to make your dishes sparkle. It does this by preventing a build-up of pesky lime scale in your appliance. The clever stuff makes its way through the softener unit before being drained with the waste water. Don’t worry, it doesn’t actually enter the dishwasher, so you won’t be dining on salty dishes anytime soon!
How to refill dishwasher salt
Before you begin, there are a few things that you will probably have around the house that will make refilling easier:
1. A measuring cup
2. A funnel