Firefighters called out to a report of a kitchen fire in Sheffield discovered that a dishwasher had gone up in flames.
They were alerted to the incident on Ranby Road, Greystones, at 7.45pm on Wednesday.
Two engines were called to the blaze but it was already out when they arrived.
On the same night firefighters dealt with a Citroen C3 which caught fire on Barnsley Road, Cudworth, Barnsley.
The cause of the blaze was logged as accidental.