If you have large plates that are dishwasher-safe, check that they will fit in the next dishwasher model you consider buying.
Size does matter!
There surely can be nothing worse than investing in a new dishwasher to find your plates don't fit and it's back to the Marigolds!
A lot of people spend time researching on half loads, programmes, timings but, forget size and size does matter. So, get your measuring tape out and make sure this is on the top of your list of priorities!