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The benefits of front-loading washing machine include energy efficiency, conservation of space, gentleness and long-term savings, according to About.com. Most front-loaders have the U.S. Department of Energy's "Energy St... More »

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The Electrolux Wave-Touch EWFLS70JIW is the best front-loading washer, according to TopTenReviews, which reports that users can choose from 12 options and 20 cycles for each load of laundry. The machine has energy-saving... More »

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According to a 2015 listing from Top Ten Reviews, the best top-load washing machines include the LG Mega Capacity, the Maytag Bravos XL and the Samsung WA500. Top Ten Reviews also ranks top front-load washing machines an... More »

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As of 2014, the cost of running an energy-efficient, front-loading washing machine is approximately $85 annually in energy costs, plus the cost of about 15 gallons of water per load. The cost of water and electricity may... More »

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Benefits of a top-loading washing machine that may make it preferable to a front-loading washing machine are its layout, often cheaper cost, simple operation, shorter wash cycles and flexibility of detergent types. High-... More »

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The benefits of a front-load washer versus a top-load washer include space, water efficiency, additional storage, energy efficiency and clothing life. Front-load washers have the ability to be stacked in combination with... More »

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When deciding between a top-loading washing machine and a front-loading model, consider budget, space, amount of laundry and number of washings, and energy consumption. For some people, health and physical capabilities a... More »

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