The Ultimate Top-Loading Washer Quiz

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4 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Knowing the benefits of top-loading washing machines might convince you to choose this model. The Internet can help you to compare options and prices. Take this quiz to learn the top five benefits of top-loading washers.

What is the latest trend in washing machines?

Front-loading washers are being marketed as the hip way to launder clothing.


What is a benefit of purchasing a top-loading washing machine versus a front-loader?

A top-loading machine is usually lower priced than a front-loader.


What does Geddy Lee of the rock band Rush use washers and dryers for?

Geddy Lee of Rush uses washers and dryers to fill up the empty spaces of his performance stages.


Which washing machines offer high efficiency models?

Both top- and front-loaders offer high-efficiency models.


Why may top-loading washing machines be more reliable than front-loaders?

The technology of top-loading machines has been around for so long that their mechanisms have been tested and proved reliable.


What is a common problem of front-loading washers?

Front-loading washers may have a problem with mildew buildup.


Why may water leakage be a concern with front-loading washing machines?

Some front-loaders have faulty door seals that may leak.


Who is qualified to repair your washing machine?

Few people are qualified to repair their own washing machine. A costly professional service call is usually required.


How does high-efficiency laundry detergent differ from regular laundry detergent?

High-efficiency laundry detergent is non-sudsing.


What may happen if you use regular laundry detergent in a front-loading washing machine?

The abundant suds from regular laundry detergent could damage a front-loading washing machine.


Where do you buy high-efficiency laundry detergent?

High-efficiency laundry detergent is sold wherever regular detergent is sold.


How do you know what laundry detergent is high efficiency?

Look for the HE label.


Why may some people prefer a top-loader for physical reasons?

Some people find it difficult to bend down to load a front-loading machine.


Which type of washing machine may have more models to choose from?

Top-loaders may have more models to choose from.


Which washing machine style may have budget models available?

Top-loaders are more likely to have models available for those with a limited budget.


Which style of washing machine may have less costly service calls?

Service professionals are more familiar with top-loader models, so you may have a greater supply of professionals and more competitive pricing.


Which type of washing machine has a more complex mechanism?

Front-loading machines are more complex than other models.


What is a quick way to check out washing machine models and options?

Use the Internet for a fast search of available washing machine models and options.


When was the electric washing machine invented?

Alva John Fisher invented the washing machine in 1910.


Front-load washers claim they have a smaller:

Front-load washers claim they have a smaller carbon footprint.


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