The Best Washing Machines for Large Families in 2011
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The Best Washing Machines for Large Families in 2011

This article lists out the best choices in 2011 of washing machines for large families. Each washing machine brand is reviewed thorougly.

Large families primarily look for high capacity washing machines with flexible washing and drying cycle options as well as low vibration and noise levels during operation.

The following are some of the popular choices of front loading and top loading washing machine models.


Top loading models


• Danby DTT420: Costing less than $500, this is one of the most recommended top loading washing machines for its economical pricing, durability, style and performance. The noise levels of this machine are low and you can also set the mini load option if you do not have too much laundry to do.

• Haier HLP21N: Costing a little over $250 and weighing just about 6.6 lbs, the compact design of this portable washing machine with a variety of wash cycle options makes it a preferable choice among large families living in apartments. It is also ideal for vacation homes, cabins and RVs. The body of the machine is made of durable plastic, the stainless tub is rust-resistant and the status lights and transparent lid helps in monitoring the progress.

• Avanti W797: This drum washer is fully automatic and is equipped with an in-built water softener. Hence it is suitable for washing even in hard water. Rollers helps in mobility and separate inlets are provided for cold and hot water. Touch-buttons are provided to set water levels as well as temperature and timer controls.


Front loading models


• Speed Queen ATE50: This is a stackable model consisting of both washer and dryer and understandably comes with one of the largest washing capacities. The extra rinse feature removes odour, dirt and detergent completely from garments and hence, it is one of the best recommended models for people who have sensitive skin. This thoughtfully designed appliance has some of the best washing-drying combos like perm press, delicate, spin only as well as spin and rinse options in addition to the regular washing cycles. You can also set four different wash and rinse temperatures. This model also offers bulk drying and fast cleaning features, consumes less energy and operates with very low noise levels. Since this is quite an advanced model and initially designed for commercial laundry, it is priced at $2,200.

• Haier HWD1500: Voted as one of the best front loading washing machine models for its compact design and energy efficiency, this washing machine is suitable for apartments and homes where the storage space is not too large. This ventless model offers 11 different washing options for fabric care and you can choose from four dryer settings with just a single touch of the button. This is very ideal for large families who do frequent laundry or multiple loads in a single day. With a capacity of 13 lb, this washing machine is priced at about $850.


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