New technology and design advances found in washing machines in 2013 makes top-loading washers competitive with front-loaders. In the past, front-loaders were ahead in terms of performance and features. The better front-loaders, of course, were more expensive. This is where patience comes into play. It's also a good idea to get online and look around. Do your comparison shopping, read reliable review sites, and look for user feedback when possible. Amazon is a great place to read user reviews. If you have a list of washer models do a search for them on Amazon and then read user reviews.
The General Electric GTWN4250MWS is a top-loading washing machine that is considered among the best ones for 2013. This washer is popular for several reasons. One obvious reason is that it's made by GE, which is a trusted brand name. Also, it's very affordable.
If you take a look online and read user reviews, you'll find that most people are happy with this washer. Most users say that they decided to pick this washer because it's durable and has excellent craftsmanship. When you choose this washer, you can be sure that it will last for a long time.
Most washers come in the standard white color, but the LG WM3550H is also made with a graphite steel finish. If you have clothes in different kinds of fabric, the LG WM3550H is the ideal washer because it has 12 wash cycles. In terms of load capacity, the LG WM3550H is a lot higher than other washers at 4.3 cubic feet. This washing machine is front loading. In terms of energy efficiency, this LG washing machine has tested with high results.
This washer is unique because it has a hot steam cleaning capability which has many applications and can handle more materials that require it.
The LG WM2240CW has a slightly bigger capacity than the previous two washers mentioned. This front-loading washer has 3.7 cubic feet load but only 7 cycles. LG took the time to add some style and design with this model. Another great thing is that this washing machine scores higher overall than the other washing machines. It's also Energy Star efficient so you're sure to save money with this machine. For some people, the chime tune that plays after the washing cycle is done is a nice little feature to have. Like other washing machines, the LG WM2240CW has a tub that's made of stainless steel. By now you've probably seen neat little features like the tempered glass lid. Clearly, this seems like some kind of after-thought on the part of the washer maker. While many such features aren't really functional, they can increase the price of washing machines that do have them. One of the better innovations are the sensing technologies used in new washers in 2013. You'll want a washer that have sensing features because it means it's energy efficient and you'll save money in the long run.
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