Washing Machine is becoming one of the most essential appliances in the home. Some people just want a simple washing machine which gets the job done, others are looking for an appliance with more advanced features like if it offers prewash and dry cycles. Some things to consider are which loading type, wash programs and capacity you require.
Washing machines have become essential gadgets in modern day life. Buying one not only allows you to save time and effort in washing clothes, you will earn the eternal gratitude of your household help/maid if you do employ one to do your laundry!
Before you buy any appliance it is important to assess the utility, functionality and budget so that your need is well defined. Specific to washing machines, factors to consider are – the size of your laundry, frequency of usage, type of clothes, the available space, noise the machine makes etc to narrow your search. Energy and water saving is another important factor that impacts the total cost of ownership of the appliance...
In spite of being new on the home appliance market the front load washing machine is generally preferred for its competent cleaning of clothes, energy and water usage efficiency. As the washers make use of less water and energy they has a greater chance of accumulating mildew, mold and detergent residue in their nooks and crannies especially in the rubber seal on the inside of the door and the drum. A front loader that is not regularly cleaned can cause freshly washed laundry to smell of mold. This disadvantage can be easily overcome simply by keeping the washer clean. Merely wiping the interiors of the washer or by using extra detergent and running the machine to its maximum on the hottest cycle does not seem to solve the problem....
Any appliance maintained spotlessly clean not only looks aesthetically pleasing to the eye but also helps in increasing its life. Paradoxically, a machine that cleans your soiled clothes also needs to be cleaned as it could harbor mildew and mold in perfectly hidden places and odors that may cling to its walls and transfer over to your laundry. The cleaning process and the quantity of cleanser required varies slightly depending on the type of washing machine. Let us help you clean up your top load washing machine...
This feature provides the best cloth rollover, giving you the most uniform cleaning using a dynamic scrubbing method.
Freestanding is the most commonly used washing machine. They can be fitted anywhere or left standing on their own at the place you want and attach it to a waste pipe to drain the water.
Washing Machine Type
There are two types of washing machines
Fully Automatic : In this type of washing machine no manual intervention is required because you just need to add the laundry manually and rest of the work is done automatically. Fully automatic machines can either be front loading or top loading.
Semi Automatic : This is the most commonly used washing machines in India. As the name shows it's a partially automatic machine.This type of machines are generally top loading because they have two separate tubs for washing and drying. In this type of washing machine you have to add the required amount of water manually. Also the washed clothes from the washer tub to spin tub needs to be added manually.
There are two types of loading:
Front Loading: It allows you to add the laundry by opening the door which requires slightly more space than the top loading machines. If your laundry room is small in space, this washer can be stacked.The space required to open the door may vary with the door opening angle which is normally 90 to 180 degree.
Top Loading: In this type of loading you have to add your laundry from the top. Some top-loading machines still provide you the freedom of adding laundry even after the cycle has started.The door can be detachable or fixed in this type of loading unlike front loading washing machines.
Features to help in everyday washing needs
Samsung Advantage category highlights and describes all the model specific features.