An essential appliance in today’s high-end homes, vented dryers are a much-sought-after luxury. They make laundry day so much easier. Vented dryers automatically pump out damp air from the drum using a hose vented out through the wall, window or door.
Whether you’re upgrading from your noisy and unattractive cube-style dryer of yesteryear or buying your first one after much time in the laundromat, you should consider style, functionality, and energy-efficiency when choosing the best vented dryer.
Vented Dryers You Can Depend On
American manufacturer Whirlpool, a brand synonymous worldwide with laundry appliances, leads the list with this 7.4 cu. ft. capacity model that can even dry larger, heavier items like comforters. This model is straightforward, covering the basic features like balanced tumbling and increased effectiveness whether your laundry load is small or large.
On the other hand, it has adapted new sound-dampening technology for quieter tumbling even for items with metal zippers and buttons. High-quality and high-performance recognized in the long-standing Whirlpool brand is front and center in this winning model.
- Top-of-the-line Energy Efficiency with Advanced Moisture Sensing System that uses sensors to make sure air temperatures and moisture levels are ideal that ensure heavy loads dry faster and better.
- Effective Delicate Cycle keeps your lingerie and other delicate fabrics soft and safe with the gentlest of treatments by maintaining the low temperature it needs.
- Easy-to-Use Tap Touch Control makes direct access to the dryer functions a snap with greater memory capacity that saves your settings and remembers past cycles
- High-Performance Wrinkle Fighting with Wrinkle-Shield Plus that uses a combination of steam and intermittent tumbling after a regular cycle ends.
- More Effective Drying with Quad Baffles that tumble your laundry in a random pattern for better balanced tumbling.
- Practical Drum Light to help you see everything going on inside your dryer when you load and unload your laundry.
Another American home appliance manufacturer synonymous with laundry, Maytag delivers this striking model with its futuristic look and full set of features. Maytag made sure this dryer delivered, inside and out. Its metallic slate finish and stainless-steel trim is luxe-supreme.
With its generous 7.4 cu. ft. capacity, you’re sure to get even your larger loads effectively done while your smaller loads get finished fast. Price, performance, and some perks add up to make this dryer a can’t miss buy for homeowners looking for heavy duty, feature-rich dryer that won’t break their budget.
- PowerDry System delivers optimized and balanced heat and airflow that won’t let you down even with the largest loads.
- Removes 99.9% of Household Germs with extra hot water temperature Sanitize Cycle to keep you and your household safe and healthy.
- 9 Useful Dryer Selection includes Bedding, Delicates, Normal, PowerDry, RapidDry, Timed Dry, and Sanitize.
- No More Waiting for your dryer to get done with RapidDry cycle so even small loads get done fast so your clothes are ready when you need them.
- Say Goodbye to Wrinkled Clothes with Wrinkle Prevent with steam that relaxes your most stubborn clothes and reduces annoying static.
- More Freely Tumbled Clothes with an extra interior fin that keeps them from flattening out against the drum so its even no matter your load size.
Not exactly a newcomer to the laundry home appliance market, South Korean-based brand Samsung makes its mark with this fashionably-designed model. It’s the height of sophistication with its “basic black” stainless-steel exterior that’s sure to complement any décor.
Meanwhile, inside is a generous 7.4 cu. ft. capacity (accommodating even king-size bedding with no problems) and all the features you’ll need to keep your household members clean and dry from anti-wrinkle multi-steam technology to a state-of-the-art vent sensor. It’s all raves with this model that perfectly combines form and function.
- Vent Lint-Blocking Prevention with a proprietary vent sensor that even reminds you when to clean your vent duct to maintain your dryer performance.
- Powerful Multi-Steam Technology reduces and removes not only wrinkles but bacteria, odors, and static.
- Configure Your Unit with Reversible Door to make sure your door opens in the direction that works with your laundry room layout and needs.
- Wrinkle Prevent Option can deliver fresh, tidy clothing with an optional 90-minute intermittent tumble with cool air at the end of your cycle.
- Smarter Laundry is a reality with Wi-Fi connectivity enabling you to remotely schedule your cycles and monitor them with alerts conveniently on your smartphone or tablet.
- Moisture Sensors to optimize your drying time and temperature so you always get perfectly dried laundry and protect your clothes from heat damage.
It’s the best of both worlds in home appliance mainstay with GE’s dryer that delivers traditional elegance like its understated, elegant gray color and modern-minded features like advanced sensors to deliver top-of-the-line care for your clothes.
This standout vented dryer has an ample 7.4 cu. ft. capacity for small to extra-large needs plus a lot of impressive extras like fully customizable settings to do your laundry the way you want it and smart features like Wi-Fi connectivity to do it when you want it. It’s an attractive and affordable package backed by one of the most trusted brands in the business.
- Anti-Creasing and Wrinkling Feature with a practical heat-free extended tumble after your cycle.
- Steam Refresh to rehabilitate even your slightly worn clothes because of wrinkles and odors with the power of steam.
- Remove 99% of Household Bacteria with an extra hot water temperature sanitize cycle that thoroughly cleans your laundry.
- Exclusive HE Sensor Dry that gives you ideal drying times by sensing the moisture level in the drum and adjust as needed, removing all the confusing guesswork.
- Impressive Steam Select guarantees always the best results all the time for your laundry by allowing you to set the number of garments to be steamed.
- Smart Laundry with Wi-Fi connectivity combined with Alexa and Google Home technology, so you can literally watch your laundry anytime, anywhere.
Swedish home appliance manufacturer, Electrolux, pulls out all the stops in their cavernous 8 cu. ft. model with its stunning design (your choice of subtle Island White or this futuristic Titanium) and standout feature-rich set controlled by an eye-catching circular LED display at the center of it all.
The “luxe of laundry,“ this model comes with various cycle settings to treat all kinds of garments and fabrics with the special care they need. Attractive and capable of taking on the largest of loads, this model is indeed a top choice for those who want to invest in the best.
- Unprecedented 15-minute Fast Dry Feature to dry the clothes you need quickly and effectively.
- Stainless Steel Drum that’s designed to be durable and perform like a champ.
- Your Old Clothes Are New Again with instant refresh cycle that uses steams to remove troublesome wrinkles and odors effortlessly.
- No More Over-Drying with 9 customized cycles and options that intelligently targets every kind of fabric to keep your clothes always looking your best.
- High Capacity Dryer with 8 cu. ft. to do more laundry with every load.
- An Exclusive Allergen Cycle to keep your clothes not only looking neat but smelling fresh and healthy.