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Washing Machines

Welcome to the Washing Machines page, this is our guide to buying a washing machine online in the UK. There are lots of brands that sell washing machines, these include Hotpoint, Bosch, Zanussi, Whirlpool, Servis, Hoover, Miele, Dyson, Indesit, LG, AEG, Candy and many others.

Washing Machines are an essential part of the domestic house hold, we wouldn’t know what to do without them. The problem with buying a washing machine is their size, it’s very difficult to take one home yourself so you are much better off having it delivered. You can either arrange this in store or you can buy online, buying online is allot easier and quicker and you can even sometimes get the washing machine for a cheaper price for buying online. Some of the top shops like Comet and Currys will even install the washing machine for you and take away your old model and dispose of it safely, this is a great service as they are not easy things to get rid of and you would have to pay to have it collected. There are lots of companies that make washing machines, these include Hotpoint, Zanussi, Bosch, Whirlpool, Hoover, Servis, Miele, AEG, Indesit, Dyson, LG, Candy and many others.

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One of the main features of a washing machine is the spin speed, this is the speed that the drum spins while it is washing and spinning. More water will be removed from the clothes with higher spin rates, this means the clothes will be easier to dry and will be dryer when you remove them from the washing machine. There are many spin speeds available with the popular washing machines, 1000, 1200 and 1600 are popular choices as they offer high spin speeds. If you have delicate clothing it is a good idea to buy a washing machine with variable spin speeds, this will avoid damage to the clothing and allow you to set the spin speed you requite, 1000, 1200, 1400, 1600 or whatever else you require.
All washing machines are also rated, the rating system uses a scale of A – E, A being the best and E the worst. The ratings are across three categories, wash performance, energy efficiency and spin efficiency. The wash performance is basically how well they clean, the washing machines that provide the best washing results get an A grade. The energy efficiency is rated on how much energy they use, the washing machines that use less water and electricity for the same results get an A grade. These washing machines will save you money on water and electricity bills and they are also better for the environment so it’s a good idea to look out for washing machines with a high rating in this area. The spin efficiency is the amount of water that is removed from the clothes during spinning, the washing machines that remove the most water receive an A grade.

One popular type of washing machine is the washer dryer, this is a washing machine that also includes a tumble dryer which means you can wash and dry the clothes in the same unit. These washer dryers are also the same size as normal washing machines so if space is an issue then a washer dryer is a good choice, they are also condenser dryers so you will not have to attach a vent which is convenient.

Programmes are an important aspect of washing machines, there are lots available and they vary from machine to machine. They include economy wash which reduces the running costs of the wash, half load which is for when you don’t have much washing and lots of programmes for specific types of clothes such as silk and wool.

So when you are buying a washing machine there are a few things you have to look out for, mainly the spin speed and how well it is rated in the wash performance, spin efficiency and energy efficiency categories. Price is also an important factor, allot of the top shops offer washing machines on great cheap special offers so it’s a great idea to have a shop around, you can save allot of money by getting a cheap special offer. There are also lots of brands that sell cheap washing machines, these include Hotpoint, Whirlpool, Hoover, Zanussi, Bosch, Miele, LG, AEG, Dyson, Indesit, Servis, Candy and many others. The most popular brands are Hotpoint, Zanussi, Whirlpool, Servis, Bosch and Hoover, these are on offer from all of the top shops including Comet, Argos, Currys and Tesco.