The dryer with the highest capacity, as of 2015, is the LG DLEX5170 Ultra-Large Capacity Electric Steam Dryer. It has a 7.3-cubic-foot capacity, one of the largest available. It is able to handle bulky loads, such as bla... More » Home & Garden Appliances Washers & Dryers

Characteristics of the best high-capacity washers and dryers include quiet operation, good value for the price, speedy cycles and high-tech options such as touch screens and steam. Some high-end models also feature highl... More » Home & Garden Appliances Washers & Dryers

As of 2014, Samsung manufactures several washers with 5.6 cubic feet of capacity, which is currently the largest capacity available. Depending on the exact model, these machines weigh approximately 170 to 270 pounds. The... More »

Used dryers can generally be disposed of in municipal landfills, but they often can be donated or recycled at a lower cost. Landfills typically charge money when accepting large items, and the heavy weight of dryers can ... More » Home & Garden Appliances Washers & Dryers

Clothes dryers typically reach temperatures of at least 120 degrees Fahrenheit, although exact temperatures vary by model and age of the appliance. To kill bedbugs, which are resistant to insecticides, bedding and other ... More »

The term "dryer" typically refers to clothes dryers, which uses electricity or fuel to generate heat. This heat is sent into a tumbling drum to convert water in the clothing into water vapor, which is then removed from t... More » Home & Garden Appliances Washers & Dryers

All dryers use electricity as a power source, but a gas dryer also has a gas line that runs from the back of the dryer to the natural gas outlet. Gas dryers also have standard plugs because they don't require as much pow... More »