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Have to pick a washer/dryer

Posted by renorman (My Page) on
Mon, Aug 20, 12 at 10:32

I have 2 weeks to find a washer/dryer. My husband is tired of me putting it off. The reason I can't decide is because of all of the choice out there! It's just overwhelming and quite frankly not very exciting. So, I am hoping all of you can point me in the right direction. I've looked at the Electrolux, LG and Samsung so far. I have 4 kids and do 2-3 loads a day. (We are a very busy family). Can you please help me and tell me which brand and model? Thanks!


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RE: Have to pick a washer/dryer

We have the Whirlpool Duet Front Loaders (gas dryer) and could not be happier.
Good Luck


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RE: Have to pick a washer/dryer

Stay away from GE... Review the posts here and see what the people have had good service from. Call your local appliance repair shop and ask them...


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RE: Have to pick a washer/dryer

I have the Electrolux 70 series washer and dryer and LOVE these appliances. They're big enough that I've gone from 2 loads a day to keep up to being able to do 4 or 5 bigger loads and be done with it. I can also do smaller loads with good results. I like to be able to customize my washes, and I feel like these machines work for me instead of me working around them. I especially like that the washer will "agitate" the clothing after spinning so that it's fluffed up, it really helps with the wrinkles. I also like the cool down and extended tumble features in the dryer--also helps with wrinkles. I've had them for about 6 months and am happy so far. If you can hold off and wait for a rebate, you'll get a significant discount, too.

Cj


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RE: Have to pick a washer/dryer

Avoid Maytag Bravos. My 2 1/2 year old machine is is need of its third repair. Look at consumeraffairs.com.


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