7+ People Who Shouldn't Be Allowed Near An Appliance Again

Do you have a love and hate relationship with certain household appliances? I think I do. I mean they help us do stuff and all, but on the other hand, I feel like sometimes they hate us. But at least I know how to use them.

These people, however, completely misjudged what their appliances were designed for and used them in the most inappropriate way with tragic results.

1. The Microwave Is Not A Dryer

Reddit | NotKay

Why do people think that they can just dry their stuff in the microwave? Huh? It's not a dryer people.

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2. Things Will Explode

Reddit | raspberrypieboi18

And speaking of the misuse of the microwave. Apparently, a kid put an already boiled egg into this microwave to warm it up and this was the result.

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3. When You Put Too Much Detergent In The Wash

Reddit | shmottlahb

You know you put just a bit too much detergent in your wash when your whole neighborhood is like this.

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4. Microwaving A Sandwich

This person found out the hard way that one minute can make a world of difference when it comes to using the microwave. LOL!

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5. Putting Wrong Stuff In The Washing Machine

Reddit | MarkHFX

I really don't miss this type of washing machine because if you're not careful they'll rip anything up to shreds.

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6. When You Don't Even Make It Home


Looks like these ladies had some problems getting their washing machine home, to begin with. Would they know how to use it?

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7. Don't Put Your Phone In The Oven

Reddit | Quazarrito

Why would you put your phone in an oven to 'warm it up'? I mean, how cold was that phone?

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8. Don't Charge Your Phone In The Microwave

Reddit | bazmox

And this genius actually thought that he can charge his cell phone in the microwave. Where do people get this stuff from?

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9. Don't Boil Pasta In A Ceramic Pot

Reddit | Sprok56

This is exactly the reason metal pots why were designed. A ceramic pot over the stove is never a good idea.

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10. Don't Try This At Home

Seriously? How can this even happen? How can a person cement their own head inside a microwave oven? I have no words.

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11. Don't Cook Popcorn In Glass Casserole

Reddit | JohnnyRedHot

Unless you want the popcorn to explode all over your kitchen don't cook it in a glass casserole. Use a frying pan instead.

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12. Don't Put Dish Soap In Your Washing Machine

Reddit | Sandels2200

This idiot has learned his lesson. There's a reason they make detergent that's meant to be used in the washing machine.

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13. A Scene From "The Shining"

Doesn't this look more like a horror movie scene rather than tomato soup that someone tried to warm up in the microwave? Wow.

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I feel lucky that I've never had these types of problems using my appliances.


So my advice is that when it sounds too good to be true, don't do it.

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