Which Brand Make Built-in or Integrated Washing Machines
Freestanding washing machines are by far the most common type but there is a good choice of built-in or integrated type washers too. Integrated washing machines fit seamlessly into your new fitted kitchen or find an updated version to replace an existing older model. Designed to sit snugly behind a cupboard door for a streamline finish they suit many modern homes. Well-known manufactures of integrated washing machines include AEG, Beko, Bosch, Logik, Bush, Neff, Hoover, Hotpoint, Indesit, Miele, Siemens and Zanussi.
Bosch WIW28300GB Serie 6 Integrated Washing Machine 1400rpm 8Kg A
Designed to fit neatly under countertops and blend in with any decor. Integrated washing machines can be found at most good electrical stores and online at John Lewis, Co-operative, VERY, Currys and Amazon.
Where to Buy Integrated Washing Machines
BEKO WIX845400 8 kg 1400 Spin Integrated Washing Machine
Find fully integrated front-loading washing machines with 6kg, 7kg and 8kg wash loads with spin speeds 1200rpm and 1400rpm. Built-in laundry appliance brands include AEG, Beko, Bosch, Logik, Candy, Neff, Hoover, Hotpoint, Indesit, Miele, Siemens, Baumatic, Belling and Zanussi.
Buying an integrated washing machine will give a streamline finish as well as all the functionality of a freestanding model. Designed to fit neatly under countertops and blend in with any decor. Integrated washing machines can be found at most good electrical stores and online at John Lewis & Partners, Co-operative, VERY, Currys and Amazon.
How Much Are Built-in Washing Machines
Prices will vary considerably depending on the brand, functions and drum size. Quality built-in models from the likes of Miele can cost over £1000. It’s not surprising as their range are super efficient, high performing and reliable. A more affordable price range can be found from around £300 to £800 other brands. These come with maximum wash loads of 5.5kg, 6kg, 6.5kg, 7kg and 8kg. Variable spin speeds 1200 rpm, 1300 rpm and 1400 rpm. Most are at least A+ energy rated and have around 14 to 16 wash cycles. Specific programmes target a variety of laundry types including a sensitive wash for delicates, stain blaster, sports, silk/hand wash and easy iron.
Built-in Washing Machine Features
The great thing about integrated washing machines is the built-in nature of them. Being installed behind a cupboard door acts as additional soundproofing giving a quiet running washer. Expect all the basic functions as seen on freestanding types. An essential quick wash cycle can do a good job with lightly soiled loads in a speedy 15 minutes on some. Useful features to look for are delay start, automatic load adjustment, LED digital display, overflow flood protection, rinse hold, program sequence and time remaining indicator. A wide door opening makes loading and unloading easy and the time saver function speeds up a wash. There’s a handy full or half load option on some models too.