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Best Stackable LG Washer and Dryers for 2018

LG makes arguably the most quiet stackable washer and dryers. LG laundry is reliable and full of features. During our pursuit of eliminating tech talk and marketing lingo we thought we prepared a quick guide to save you time before making a purchase.

In a nutshell, we grouped LG washer dryer sets under 6 categories following a logical upgrade path based on features (mind you that all LG front load washers are TwinWash compatible - i.e. will allow you to wash two loads at the same time with new SideKick pedestal which incorporates small washing machine):

Upgrade Path for LG Washer and Dryers

  • WM3270CW base model White Washer with associated electric or gas dryers. This pair starts at $1,500.
  • WM3670HWA White or WM3670HVA Graphite Steel Washer with associated Electric or Gas dryers: At the starting price point of $1,700 for the washer and dryer set you will get Steam feature in both the washer and the dryer.
  • WM3770HWA White or WM3770HVA with associated Electric or Gas dryers: With this set you will pick up Turbo Wash (we will explain this feature below) and Energy Star rating. This pair starts at $1,880.
  • WM4370HWA White or WM4370HKA Black Stainless Steel Washer with associated Electric or Gas dryers: Feature a Wide Door and a modern LED Display at the starting price point of $2,060.
  • WM8100HWA White or WM8100HVA Graphite Steel Washer with associated Electric or Gas dryers will get you Super Size capacity. You will be ready to face any size of laundry load. Starts at $2,500.
  • LG's Innovative New Products
    • WM5000HWA White or WM5000HVA Graphite Steel Washer with associated Electric or Gas dryers with Super Modern Design and TurboWash
    • WM9000HWA White or WM9000HVA Graphite Steel Washer with associated Electric or Gas dryers with Super Size capacity
    • Compact laundry ideal for urban closets
    • SideKick Washers that act as pedestals and allow you to wash two loads at the same time

Deep Dive in LG Washer and Dryers

WM3270CW White Washer with associated Electric or Gas dryers you can stack

  • 4.5 cu. ft. Capacity - Allows you to wash more laundry in one session. Largest capacity washer in this price point.
  • TrueBalance Anti-Vibration System - ideal for homes where laundry is on the second floor.
  • LoDecibel - Coupled with stable body efficient motor system at 1,300 RPM delivers quiet operation
  • ColdWash Technology - This is LG's most under-appreciated and under-marketed feature. LG incorporates 6 innovative wash motions to allow deep penetration of soap and fresh water into your clothes even in the cold water cycle. The result is impressive clean and considerable energy savings.
  • Manage the laundry from your smartphone using LG Smart ThinQ app.
  • Built-in pause button that lets you pause your wash after it starts and drop in a stray piece of clothing.
  • Energy Star Qualified.
  • TwinWash SideKick Pedestal Washer Compatible
  • The following link lists all popular products and money saving combinations in this series:

Popular WM3270 stacked model

WM3670HWA White or WM3670HVA Graphite Steel Washer stackable with associated Electric or Gas dryers

WM3770HWA White or WM3770HVA with associated Electric or Gas dryers

WM4370HWA White or WM4370HKA Black Stainless Steel Washer with associated Electric or Gas dryers

WM4370 in Black Stainless Steel

WM8100HWA White or WM8100HVA Graphite Steel Washer with associated Electric or Gas dryers

WM5000HWA White or WM5000HVA Graphite Steel Washer with associated Electric or Gas dryers


WM9000HWA White or WM9000HVA Graphite Steel Washer with associated Electric or Gas dryers


Apartment size stackable 24" width shallow depth units

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Metin is the President of Designer Appliances. He was inspired to start this blog after he got fed up with reading sub-par product reviews from "leading consumer" organizations and "bot farms".