A group of whiteware - fridge, oven, washing machine, microwave and a freezer


Fridge, freezer, range, dryer, washing machine, dishwasher

Whiteware or white goods refers to major appliances that perform a routine household take such as cooking, cleaning or keeping food. 

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Whiteware can be expensive items to purchase.  Where practical, choose good quality and energy efficient white goods that can last you a lifetime.  Alternatively you could go with the second-hand option, which can be cheaper than buying new.



Rather than replacing the broken item, why not see if it can be repaired.  Check out the Home Appliances - Servicing agents listed in the yellow pages.



Here is a few suggestions on what else you can do with whiteware in good working order





Whiteware can be recycled.

Where do I recycle it?
  • Scrap metal agent - see yellow pages for local agent
  • Transfer Station - scrap metal area