The convenience of modern appliances cannot be understated. When it comes to laundry, washing machines have revolutionized the way we clean our clothes, making the task faster and more efficient. Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center, the trusted choice of design and building professionals, understands the importance of having the right washer for your needs.

Washing machines have come a long way from the days of hand washing clothes by the river. Today, they come in various types and sizes to cater to diverse lifestyles and laundry demands.

Whether you're looking for a top-load washer, a compact unit for a small space, or a high-capacity front-load washer, Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center has you covered.

Washing Machine Types

When it comes to washing machines, one size certainly does not fit all. Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center understands that every household has unique needs and preferences, which is why we offer a diverse range of washing machine types. From the classic top load washer to the compact and portable options, we have a washer that suits your lifestyle. Explore the following options to find the perfect fit for your laundry needs:

Top Load Washers

Top load washers have been a household staple for decades, known for their ease of use, reliability, and affordability. Our top load washers are built to handle various load sizes while ensuring thorough cleaning, providing you with the best of both worlds - the convenience you love with the modern benefits you need.

Front Load Washers

Front-load washers have gained popularity for their efficiency and eco-friendliness. They use less water and detergent, making them an environmentally conscious choice. Our front-load washers are engineered for outstanding performance. They feature advanced options such as steam cleaning and allergen removal, ensuring your clothes are not just clean but also fresh and hygienic.

Washer & Dryer Sets

For the ultimate convenience, consider a washer and dryer set, meticulously designed to work seamlessly together, saving you time and effort on laundry day. Busy households benefit greatly from this all-in-one laundry solution, simplifying the chore of doing laundry.

Laundry Centers

When space is limited, laundry centers come to the rescue. These compact units combine a washer and dryer into one stackable appliance, making them perfect for apartments and small homes. Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center's laundry centers are expertly designed to maximize efficiency without compromising on performance. Say goodbye to space constraints while still enjoying the benefits of a full laundry setup.

Combo Washer & Dryer

Combo washer and dryer units are all-in-one appliances that can wash and dry your clothes in a single machine. Combo units are perfect for small spaces and come equipped with advanced features to ensure your clothes are treated with care.

Compact Washing Machines

When space is at a premium, compact washing machines offer a practical solution,compact washers are designed to fit into tight spots while still delivering impressive cleaning results.

Portable Washing Machines

For those on the move or in need of a portable laundry solution, Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center offers a range of portable washing machines. These compact, lightweight machines are perfect for travelers, campers, and anyone with limited access to traditional laundry facilities. Experience the freedom of doing laundry wherever you go with our portable options.

Choosing the correct type of washing machine is paramount as it directly impacts not only the efficiency and effectiveness of your laundry routine but also your overall lifestyle. The right washer type ensures that your laundry needs, whether it's handling large family loads or fitting into a compact space, are met with ease and convenience. From saving on energy costs with an eco-friendly front-load washer to enjoying seamless laundry days with a washer and dryer set, the choice you make reflects the quality of your daily life. Selecting the perfect washing machine type is not just about cleanliness, it's about optimizing your time, space, and resources, ultimately enhancing your home and well-being.


Washing Machine by Capacity

The capacity of a washing machine plays a pivotal role in streamlining your laundry routine, and at Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center, we understand the significance of choosing the right one. Our extensive range of washers offers various capacities tailored to your specific needs:

Small Capacity

Small-capacity washers are perfect for singles or small households with modest laundry requirements. These energy-efficient machines not only save on utility bills but also fit seamlessly into compact living spaces, ensuring you make the most of your available area.

Average Capacity

Striking the ideal balance between size and performance, average-capacity washers are the go-to choice for most households. They effortlessly handle the laundry demands of a typical family, making them a reliable and efficient option for everyday use.

Large Capacity

Designed with large families or those frequently dealing with bulky items in mind, our large-capacity washers redefine convenience. Whether it's bedding, comforters, or extensive loads, Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center's large-capacity washers ensure you can complete your laundry tasks with fewer cycles, saving you valuable time.

Extra Large Capacity

When it comes to tackling the most demanding laundry tasks, our extra-large capacity washers rise to the occasion. Perfect for large families or even commercial use, these machines can handle substantial loads without compromising on performance. Equipped with advanced features, they guarantee optimal cleaning results, even for the most challenging laundry items.

Selecting the appropriate capacity ensures that your washing machine aligns perfectly with your household's needs, optimizing efficiency and enhancing your overall laundry experience.


Preparing for Washer Installation

Installing a new washer is an exciting step towards a more efficient and convenient laundry experience. To ensure a seamless and trouble-free installation, Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center offers a comprehensive step-by-step guide, with our expert team dedicated to assisting you every step of the way.  Here's how to prepare for your washer's installation:

Clear the Space

Begin by clearing the installation area of any obstacles, old appliances, or clutter. Make sure the space is clean, level, and well-ventilated. Adequate ventilation is essential to prevent overheating and ensure the longevity of your washer.

Check Electrical and Plumbing 

Verify that your electrical and plumbing connections are compatible with your new washer's requirements. Ensure that the electrical outlet is grounded and the correct voltage for your appliance. Additionally, confirm that the water supply and drainage connections are in good condition and meet the specifications of your washer.

Measure the Space

Measure the installation space carefully, including height, width, and depth, to ensure a proper fit. This step is crucial, especially for compact or stacked washer and dryer units.

Read the Manual 

Familiarize yourself with the washer's installation manual. The manual contains essential information regarding installation requirements, safety guidelines, and troubleshooting tips.

Gather Necessary Tools 

Collect the tools and materials required for installation, such as hoses, clamps, wrenches, and a level. Having everything ready beforehand will save time during the installation process.

Safety First

Ensure the installation area is well-lit and that you have adequate safety gear, such as gloves and safety glasses, if necessary.

Secure the Washer 

Carefully move the washer into its designated space, taking care not to damage the appliance or flooring during transit. Use a dolly or assistance if needed.

Connect Hoses and Cables

Attach the water inlet hoses securely to the water supply lines, making sure there are no leaks. Connect the drain hose to the appropriate drainpipe or standpipe. Plug in the washer's power cord to the grounded electrical outlet.

Level the Washer

Use a level to ensure that the washer is perfectly level and stable. An unbalanced washer can cause excessive vibration and noise during operation.

Test Run

Before loading your first laundry load, run a test cycle to ensure that the washer operates correctly and that there are no leaks or unusual sounds. Refer to the manufacturer's instructions for the specific test cycle.

Maintenance and Care

Familiarize yourself with the washer's maintenance requirements and cleaning recommendations to keep it running smoothly over time.

Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center's installation experts are here to assist you at every stage of the process. If you encounter any difficulties or have questions during installation, don't hesitate to reach out to our knowledgeable team. We're committed to ensuring that your washer is installed correctly, guaranteeing optimal performance and peace of mind for years to come.