Return to the Plumbing Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Question about water supply hoses for washing machine

Posted by sooz (My Page) on
Thu, Oct 20, 11 at 12:19

I think it's time to change out our old hot and cold water supply hoses.

I'd like to continue to avoid any problems with water leakage or cracks. Someone recommended I use stainless steel wire braided water hoses for the cold water and hot water hoses.

Any other recommendations? I'm going to post over on appliances too.

Thanks!!
Smiles,
Sooz


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Question about water supply hoses for washing machine

Recommend these combined with bronze goose-neck connectors for strain-relief. Both available at the site. I've had them at two locations for about seven years, now.

I am retail customer/user only. No other interest in the product or vendor.

Here is a link that might be useful: My recommended washer hoses


 o
goose-neck fittings.

In case you are unable to find at site. I like these for strain-relief regardless of type of hose selected.

Here is a link that might be useful: Here are the gooseneck fittings


 o
RE: Question about water supply hoses for washing machine

Thanks for the helpful info and the links!
Smiles,
Sooz


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Plumbing Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here