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Blomberg vs. Miele Compact Laundry (Reviews/Rating/Prices)

by Rick Medeiros

Compact laundry generally refers to 24 inch washers and dryers. This size is convenient for stacking in closets or placing side by side in a standard 24 inch kitchen cabinet.

Almost all compact laundry is built and/or engineered in Europe. Europeans typically have smaller kitchens and living spaces, so compact laundry is a staple. Since these machines are only available in electric models, gas hook-up is not an option.

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Topics: Miele, Blomberg, Compact Laundry

Samsung Compact Vented 24 Inch Laundry (Reviews / Ratings)

by Stan Pendrak

What do you think of when you hear the word "compact"? A car, a makeup case? When I hear the word compact, I immediately think of laundry.

Compact laundry refers to 24 inch washers and dryers. This size is convenient for stacking in closets or placing side by side in a standard 24 inch kitchen cabinet. Almost all compact laundry is built and/or engineered in Europe.

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Topics: Compact Laundry, Samsung

Best Compact Condenser Dryers and Washers

by Amy Ross

You know what’s not fun? Going to the laundromat. Quite often in a city condo, apartment or brownstones style buildings, space is at a premium, and there just isn’t enough room for full size laundry. As washers and dryers keep getting bigger and bigger every year, there remains the option of compact laundry.

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Topics: Miele, Bosch, Electrolux, Compact Laundry

Electrolux vs. Bosch Compact Laundry (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Jessica Petrino

Compact washers and dryers are very popular in the Boston market and many other urban areas worldwide. If your current laundry space is smaller than 27’’ wide, 33’’ deep, and 36’’ tall you need to look at compact laundry.

The quality of the machines are excellent, although they have less capacity and are more expensive.

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Topics: Bosch, Electrolux, Compact Laundry

Best Stackable Compact Washers and Dryers (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Brittany Jatkola

Compact laundry has become much more popular for a variety of reasons.

More people have been moving to the city, where there are size restrictions and smaller spaces to accommodate laundry machines.

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Topics: Compact Laundry

Bosch vs Miele Compact Laundry (Reviews/Ratings)

by Steve Sheinkopf

Compact laundry is manufactured, designed and marketed almost exclusively in Europe because Europeans typically live in smaller spaces.

Smaller washers and dryers, however, have become more popular in the US over the last 20 years for a variety of reasons.

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Topics: Miele, Bosch, Compact Laundry

Electrolux vs. Blomberg Compact Laundry (Review, Rating, Prices)

by Steve Sheinkopf

Compact laundry is defined as being able to fit in a closet or under a kitchen counter. Dimensions vary slightly, but are typically 35” tall, 24” wide and 24” in depth.

This type of laundry is becoming more popular, because you do not have to cut a hole in new construction. Ventless laundry can also be placed anywhere with power and water as well, so it can easily be relocated to an upstairs closet from the basement.

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Topics: Blomberg, Electrolux, Compact Laundry

New Blomberg Heat Pump Compact Dryer (Reviews/Ratings)

by Steve Sheinkopf

Heat pump dryers are newest trend in laundry. LG and Whirlpool are actively marketing a full size unit. Blomberg just introduced their compact dryer last week in New York at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show (read more here). 

After looking at heat pump technology for 6 months, It is a product you should consider. For builders, it should almost be the number one choice.

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Topics: Blomberg, New Products, Compact Laundry

Electrolux vs. GE Compact Laundry (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

by Chris Tavares

Compact washers and dryers are very popular in the Boston market; and many other urban areas worldwide. If your current laundry space is smaller than (27’’ wide, 33’’ deep, and 36’’ tall) you need to look at compact laundry.

The quality of the machines are excellent, although they have less capacity and are more expensive.

This niche is dominated by the European manufacturers as it is the standard in Europe. Bosch, Miele, Asko, and Electrolux are the most popular brands in this market. These machines can be stacked or placed side-by-side.

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Topics: Electrolux, GE, Compact Laundry

Asko vs Blomberg Compact Washing Machines (Ratings/Reviews/Prices)

by William Hanley

This will be a comparison between an established brand new to the US and a more recognized US brand under completely new ownership. You will see more of Blomberg and Asko, because GE as well as Bosch no longer produce a vented compact dryer. Read: Blomberg Laundry and New UL Dryer Codes.

Compact Laundry

Condo or city living space is at a premium. Making room for full size washers and dryers difficult if not impossible. Compact laundry generally refers to 24 inch washers and dryers. This size is convenient for stacking in closets or placing side by side in a standard 24 inch kitchen cabinet.

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Topics: Blomberg, Asko, Compact Laundry

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