In need of a new washing machine? Look no further!
With so many considerations and options on the market, you might not know where to start when purchasing a new washing machine; front loader, top loader, size, brand, and price – it can have you in a spin!
Here are our top 5 picks
Haier 8.5kg Front Load Machine (HWF85DW1)
This machine has an impressive spin speed of 1400 RPM which helps remove moisture from clothes, meaning they take less time to dry. The wave drum is designed to be gentle on your clothes meaning your delicates will be safe. The door and detergent dispenser is treated with antibacterial properties to prevent mould and bacteria build-up
This machine has a 4-star energy and 4.5-star water rating – meaning significant savings on your energy and water bills. Not only this it has been designed to be quieter than the average machine and comes with a 2-year parts and labour warranty.
Simpson 9kg Top Load Machine (SWT9043)
Offering 11 wash programs including ‘Time Adjust’ where you can increase or decrease washing times, this is a super convenient sizeable machine.
The glass lid is also scratch-resistant which means it is strong and durable enough to double as an additional workspace in your laundry.
With a 3.5 star rating for both energy and water, this is a relatively environmentally friendly machine. This sizeable top loader with its energy rating and unique additional features makes it a strong contender for large families.
Fisher & Paykel 8.5kg Wash Smart Front Load Machine (WH8560P2)
This machine comes with a variety of cycles that take less than an hour to complete AND lets you pause the wash to add items mid-cycle; a somewhat rare feature for a front loader!
Another unique feature is the Allergy wash; which performs a hot wash and an extra rinse.
These thoughtful and convenient features combined with the 1400 RPM spin speeds; large capacity and trusted Fisher & Paykel brand make it one of our top choices.
Bosch 10kg Series 6 Front Load Machine (WAU28490AU)
This extra-large capacity washing machine is great for large families and will even comfortably wash your bedding; not only that it doesn’t impact your home environment with its EcoSilence drive – which runs quieter than a regular conversation!
Another machine that provides the unique feature of being able to pause the cycle and pop in any stray socks makes this machine a top contender for large families.
LG 8.5kg Top Load Machine (WTG-8521)
This machine offers a practical yet no-frills laundry solution; with a large capacity, it is a great size for a medium-large household.
Features such as pre-wash and cotton are designed to provide extra soaking to help with stubborn stains and provide extra agitation to give a superior wash every time.