Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

sunbunny

Front load washers

19 posts in this topic

Need some recs. My machine just died. It's making this horrible grinding noise. I'd like a front loader, but I can't spend a grand on a washing machine. Are the less expensive machines good? Are they worth the money? A top loader like the one that just died is almost $600.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Need some recs. My machine just died. It's making this horrible grinding noise. I'd like a front loader, but I can't spend a grand on a washing machine. Are the less expensive machines good? Are they worth the money? A top loader like the one that just died is almost $600.

Go to Lowes and check out Whirlpool duet<sp> had it for 2 years, it been great.

On other hand have some one check your old one it and see if it is fixable or 100% dead.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I think it's a bearing or something fixable. I'd much rather have this one fixed.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'll ask my wife as soon as she is done making my sammich. I have requested multiple hand sliced lunch meats so it will take her awhile.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

That one by LG .. forgot the name but if you get them in red they are 900 a piece and 800 if you get in white , and they will wash and dry at whatever temp you want and stuff like that , I was gonna grab em this christmas.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

High efficiency top load by Kenmore...saves water, time AND your clothing over the long haul

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I work for Lowe's and have the Whirlpool Duet in both of my homes.... couldn't be happier.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

We have a samsung set. Its the one with vibration reduction, silver ions & steam. The dryer has steam too, I haven't had to iron anything in 6 months.

We got them right before christmas. I did lots of research before buying them and they seemed like the best set at the time. I absolutely love them. We paid like 1200 for both, they were on sale. We initially paid about 2200 but since we got them at Lowes, I watched the circular and saw they went on sale for Christmas, I took my receipt back and they gave me a refund.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I have a whirlpool top loader that was around $600 new from lowes. I got it from a scratch and dent store. It was still in the original scratch protection plastic but it had a dent on the side so they couldn't sell it in the store. I payed $160 for it. It works perfect, and I've had it for about two years.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites