How to stack front loading machines

strayerdarbNovember 16, 2013

I am re-doing the laundry room because I want a utility sink. I can make room for it if I stack my washer and dryer instead of having them side by side. Which unit goes on top, washer or dryer?

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The dryer must go on top. Check the installation instruction for your machine. A manufacturer-provided stacking kit is usually necessary to anchor the dryer to the washer ... otherwise it can potentially shift askew from washer vibrations during spin, and even fall off.

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