You should look for enough space before transporting the appliance. You can measure the space where you are planning to install the new appliance and ensure that it is enough. You can also research on the repair histories of different brands. This you can check on the web sites or magazines. This is because the amount you spend initially shod last you for at least twenty years. The washing machines make a lot of noise while at work so you should consider how much noise the washing machine makes and select the best area in your home it will be placed or located.
You should purchase for a washing machine which has the controls that are easy to read and to use since the touch pad types are more expensive and are not better since they are not easy to use. You should make sure that the lint trap is easy to reach and to clean. This is because some machines' lint traps are too difficult to reach thus cannot be cleaned easily. Before you give out your card number or your cash, you need to first of all look at the insides of the washing machine carefully; the porcelain coating on the top parts of the machine is the best.
When it comes to the drum, stainless steel or plastic is preferable since a drum that is made of these strong materials will not scratch or chip off like a painted one then rust.
Front loading model is the best since it saves water and electricity. This kind of machine is also gentler on clothes since they do not use agitator. Also they cover a little space and quieter as compared to other models such as top loaders though they need special detergents. U must be sure to get the best machine with the best warranty. You should also compare the machine prices from different departments and appliance stores around with the ones that are got on the websites.
You should also look for the extras such as bleach, detergent dispensers, fabric softener dispensers, automatic temperature controls and a hand was cycle. You must also think about the capacity. This is because each brand has a different definition when it comes to capacity. You may decide to weigh an average load before purchasing for the machine. Front loading models can only hold 8 pounds.