These Space-Saving Stackable Washer-Dryers Are Perfect for Cramped Laundry Rooms

May 14, 2024 | by magnews24.com

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Best Overall

LG WashTower Electric Stacked Laundry Center

WashTower Electric Stacked Laundry Center

Pros
  • Smart
  • Energy Star-certified
Cons
  • Installation kit sold separately

LG’s stackable washer-dryer takes up half as much floor space in your home as side-by-side units. Highlights include a turbo wash cycle and five jets, along with a 30-minute quick-wash cycle. It’s also Energy Star-certified and features above-average capacity for both units.

If it’s going to be a busy day, throw in everything you need washed and plan ahead using LG’s app, which lets you start and stop your machine remotely. In short, it’s efficiency at its finest and it’s sleek and stylish, too.

Key Specs

Overall Dimensions 30.38 x 27 x 74.38 in.
Washer Capacity 4.5 cu. ft
Dryer Capacity 7.4 cu. ft
Energy Star-Certified Yes

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Best Budget

GE Appliances Electric Stacked Washer Dryer Laundry Center

Electric Stacked Washer Dryer Laundry Center

Pros
  • 11 wash cycles
  • Automatic dry control
Cons
  • Not Energy Star-certified

It may not have the smart technology bells and whistles, but this reliable GE stackable washer-dryer has everything you need for basic laundering. That includes 11 wash cycles for a range of fabrics, six wash or rinse temperatures, and four dry cycles.

Even though it’s not Energy Star-certified, it’s still able to cut down its water usage as it senses the right amount of water your load needs based on its size. On the flip side, the dryer has an automatic dry control system, so you don’t have to worry about anything shrinking or overdrying.

Key Specs

Overall Dimensions 30.9 x 26.8 x 75.9 in.
Washer Capacity 3.8 cu. ft
Dryer Capacity 5.9 cu. ft
Energy Star-Certified No

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Best Upgrade

Frigidaire Quick Wash and Dry Stacked Washer Dryer

Quick Wash and Dry Stacked Washer Dryer

Pros
  • 10 wash, six dry cycles
  • Sound dampening technology
Cons
  • Agitator may make it difficult to put in bulky items

Even at only 3.9 cubic feet, this Frigidaire is still able to manage up to one king-sized comforter per load. The versatility of the settings is what makes the duo stand out, especially the separate system for activewear.

There’s a washer and dryer option specifically for workout clothes, so if you live in athleisure wear or hit the gym regularly, it’s certainly nice to have. Additionally, there are 10 wash cycles in total and six dry cycles.

Key Specs

Overall Dimensions 31.5 x 27 x 76 in.
Washer Capacity 3.9 cu. ft
Dryer Capacity 5.6 cu. ft
Energy Star-Certified No

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