Washers that hook up to your sink
Durable Easy To Assemble.
Gifts Light Laundry Loads. I use this product to wash a few pieces of cloths that I need in a pinch and don't want to do a full load. You can also use garden hose, since it's the same size as washing machine hose.
Also, I'm a short-timer at this apartment, so I figured the less evidence I left of my nefarious hacks, the better. Note the hose cap on the unused hot side.
Introduction: Connecting a Washing Machine to a Kitchen Sink
I'm not going to post it, because a I'm not terribly proud of it, even though it is quite safe b I don't want to inspire others to do so, especially if they're not comfortable working with electricity--if they are, they would likely figure it out themselves. These include automatic lock functions that prevent the door from opening during a wash, auto spin balancing and adjustable legs to keep the washing machine steady during heavy duty washing as well as extra insulation to keep the noise down.
So, what exactly makes this washer worthy of the top 5? Note that I never signed anything in my lease forbidding me to have a washing machine--you might want to check your own lease for details.
Bats22 author tubularist Reply Bats22 author wrichter Reply I don't wanna go to a laundramat. Also, depending on how washer the seals are, there might be little spraying droplets leaking out during the whole cycle--don't know how much that might bother you. You move often and want the convenience of a lightweight appliance.
Then one Christmas my mother surprised me with this and I couldn't wait to use it. This includes an 11lb washing tub and a 6.
But no matter what machine you choose, all of them basically perform the cleaning action in either two or three of the following cycles. But there are no washers that in my yours sink boo! Have you had any hooks with the washing machine draining too fast for the kitchen sink to keep up?
As a matter of fact, the Haier HLP24E Portable Washer incorporates such a clever design and state of the art that hooks so advanced that most sites actually rank it number one.
And apart from saving you money on water and electricity bills, it also guarantees that you cut down on your detergent use too. I am afraid to try this as this may cause my condo and the condo below to flood because in case doesn't drain fast hook up locally. So, what makes this W portable washer worth mentioning?
The supply hose is female hose fitting both ends --I just cobbled one together out of plastic hose repair fittings and clear braided tubing all available from Home Depot. It's often I had to clean that inlet in coastal FL.
Just fill the portable washer with laundry, soap, water, close the lid, and plug it in. Be prepared to lift it when its filled so don't over.
I had a friend who wanted an excuse to get an energy-efficient horizontal-axis front loading washing machine; I was glad to be that excuse and provide a home for his old machines. Portable washing machines are compact enough for us not to worry about where we are going to put them.
Bats22 author jcwang Reply You Might Also Like. At end of month, the power bills will definitely have something to say about that. However, as I wrote below, I'm not actually yours sink to post it, because a I'm not terribly proud of it, despite the fact that it is basically safe, and b I don't want to inspire others to potentially work with electricity if they're not comfortable doing so.
Step 1: Extension Hoses
There you have it; all you need to know when shopping for a portable washing machine. The Giantex Portable Mini Compact Washing Machine comes with a twin tub design and more space than any unit on this list.
Use sparingly as I am not sure how well wanna hook up with me would work if a large load is divided into several loads, say 10, and run on the machine consecutively that many times. Plastic soda bottle caps work perfectly - when we moved we had to cap the hose connections and didn't have special caps - the soda bottle caps fit and screwed on tight without leaking - your mileage may vary but give it a shot before buying special ones.