Some washing machines with high ratings include the Kenmore Elite 41073, the Electrolux 4.3 cubic foot washer and the Whirlpool Duet steam washer, according to Good Housekeeping. These washers range in price from $1,400 to $1,650, as of 2015.
The Kenmore Elite 41073 is a large-capacity front loader with cycle choices that include the speedy Accela-Wash cycle. The Electrolux 4.3-cubic-foot washer is also a front loader; it has a fast-sanitize cycle that kills bacteria and an allergy cycle that kills dust mites and other allergens. The Whirlpool Duet steam washer helps to disinfect and remove stains with steam, and it has a bulk detergent dispenser.