Home appliances company Beko has issued a safety warning for its condenser tumble dryers.
In rare circumstances 8kg and 9kg Beko and Blomberg models could fail and overheat, which could lead to a fire risk.
Beko will be contacting owners of the condenser tumble dryers to offer them a home check-up.
The company will also modify any affected products to remove any potential risks.
Beko said: "This is completely free of charge and will take no longer than 30 minutes."
If you have purchased an 8kg or 9kg Beko or Blomberg condenser tumble dryer, between May 2012 and May 2013, follow the steps outlined:
1. Check the model and serial number of your 8kg or 9kg Beko or Blomberg condenser tumble dryer by clicking here
2. If your product is within the potentially affected range, please register online for a qualified engineer to visit your home to check and repair your product, if required
Alternatively, call Beko on 0800 917 2018 to speak to a member of the customer service team.