Having a washer and dryer in your home can be an amazing time saver. Buying both machines at once can bring even more savings into the equation, not to mention the satisfaction of having a matched pair. LG makes a lot of high-quality washer and dryer sets, so we've compiled a list of five of the best LG washer and dryer sets of 2021 in this post.
This is a lovely 27-in. side-by-side washer and dryer set with a variety of smart features. Not only can you control both the washer and the dryer using your phone using the ThinQ® app, but you can also can control them using your voice via Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant. The washer has 4.5 cu. ft. of capacity, meaning it can handle up to 20 pounds of laundry at a time, and its Smart Pairing™ technology helps choose the optimal wash settings every time, no matter whether you're washing delicates or dog towels. It even has Cold Wash™ technology to ensure your cold loads come out looking as clean as laundry washed with hot water. Meanwhile, the dryer has 7.4 cu. ft. of capacity, FlowSense™ duct clogging indicators, and whisper-quiet LoDecibel™ operation.
This 24-in. stacked washer/dryer pair is the most compact on our list, making it ideal for smaller spaces. The washer has 2.3 cu. ft. of capacity and boasts a Direct Drive motor that spins at 1,400 RPM while having fewer moving parts than most other motors, making it quieter and longer-lasting than competitors. LG even has a 10-year warranty on the motor. Both the washer and the dryer utilize LG's SmartDiagnosis™ technology for easy diagnosis of any problems that do arise, and NFC Tag-On™ technology that lets you download custom cycles directly from your smartphone. The ventless 4.2 cu. ft. dryer has an extremely durable NeveRust™ Stainless Steel drum and 14 dry cycles, so you can be sure it can handle anything you put into it.
This 27-in. side-by-side washer and dryer are the most budget-friendly on this list, and still retain many of the high-end features we've come to expect from LG appliances. The top load washer has 4.3 cu. ft. of capacity and an 800 RPM Direct Drive motor spins the NeveRust™ stainless steel TurboDrum™ in six different ways. This 6Motion Technology™ combines six different motions to agitate your clothes in all different directions and ensures the most effective cleaning. The dryer has 7.3 cu. ft. of capacity and includes SmartDiagnosis™ technology plus LG's patented LoDecibel™ operation, all with a rust-resistant aluminized alloy steel drum. Thanks to its FlowSense™ indicators, it can even tell you when the duct needs cleaning.
This 27-in. stacked set contains the only gas dryer on this list, which makes it one of the most economical choices in the long term. The 4.5 cu. ft. washer uses an inverter Direct Drive motor to spin at 1,300 RPM. Its stackability and closet depth make it ideal for even tucked-away areas in your home. The washer's ColdWash™ technology uses the motor to drive more dirt out of your clothes even during cold washes, and its 6Motion™ technology spins the motor in six different ways to ensure thorough cleaning. The 7.4 cu. ft. dryer has LoDecibel™ operation, which means you can run it in a closet without disrupting your life, and Sensor Dry technology to tailor the settings to the humidity level inside the dryer.
Versatile and powerful, this side-by-side 27-in. washer and dryer are a wonderful choice for any home. The washer has a 5.4 cu. ft. capacity, making it by far the largest on this list, and 12 different wash cycles. You can control it using the easy-touch dial, the ThinQ® app, or your favorite voice-activated home hub (such as Alexa or Google Assistant). The 7.3 cu. ft. dryer has 14 programs and 12 options, including an Anti-Bacterial setting that helps kill any leftover pathogens on your clothes. It also uses TurboSteam™ technology to de-wrinkle clothes in less than 10 minutes, while Sensor Dry technology measures moisture levels in your clothes and adjusts its cycle settings accordingly.
Is LG a good brand for washer and dryer?
LG has a reputation for making robust, feature-rich appliances, and this is especially true for its washers and dryers. Between the quality of life features, the energy savings their Direct Drive motors provide, and the high load capacities, LG is an excellent brand for washers and dryers.
How long do LG washers and dryers usually last?
A typical LG washer and dryer should last between 10 and 13 years. You can keep them going longer by doing regular maintenance, cleaning the vents and pipes, and not overloading them.