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Is a divider between fridge and dryer necessary?

I recently purchased a house with laundry machines in the kitchen. There exists this small divider between the fridge and washer/dryer stack that scrapes along the fridge door and prevents it from ...
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How to service a washer if there's a dryer stacked on top?

I have a Whirlpool Duet front-loading stacked washer and dryer in a narrow pantry closet, with a wall on one side of the stack. The back of the stack is nestled into an alcove about one foot deep. The ...
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Feed the drain pan drain hose through the indirect drain pipe, so that the washer drain pan can slide with the washer & dryer stack

Contemplating a solution to the problem of a small laundry closet on an upper floor and a tall and heavy front-loading stack that would barely fit through the door. It seems impossible to slide the ...
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Are dryer extension cords legal and safe?

I recently stacked my dryer on top of my washer only discover that, from the dryer's new position, its cord was just a few inches too short to reach its outlet. What to do? One option is to move the ...
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How to replace a stacked dryer without seemingly any moving space?

In a corner of our bathroom, we have a washing machine with a dryer stacked on top of it (see the image below). We bought this flat with both of these appliances already present. Now, we want to ...
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Extending a dryer cord: which method is safest? [duplicate]

I recently stacked my clothes dryer on top of my washer and the cable of my dryer is now too short to reach its outlet. I'd like to extend the cable so that it can. Swapping the cord for a longer one ...
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30 Amp to 30 Amp & 15 Amp adaptor?

So we had an old GE washer and dryer (stacked unit; similar to https://www.lowes.com/pd/GE-Stacked-Laundry-Center-with-3-8-cu-ft-Washer-and-5-9-cu-ft-Dryer-White/1000374215) which would come with ...
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60Hz dryer performance on 50Hz system

I sent a 240V/ 30A/ 60Hz dryer (LG DLEX4000B) to a friend in Europe without realizing Europe operates on 50Hz. If they plug this dryer into a 240V/ 30A/ 50Hz system, what would happen? Would the ...
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How to properly test washer/dryer supply hoses for leaks?

I set up some new hoses for a washer dryer (with steam) and finally got it to stop leaking with the water supply turned on. (waited about 30 mins) I even ran a small load to be sure it wouldn't leak. ...
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How do I select right washer/dryer spacer for my Bosch Series 6 washer?

I have a Bosch Series 6 washer and I’m looking to get a compatible (stackable) dryer. I understand these devices should be stackable, but I think in order to do that, a spacer is needed to be put ...
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Lift stacked washer/dryer in a tight alcove [duplicate]

I have a washer/dryer combo in a tight alcove (see photo). Those were set long time ago and they currently use standard feet. What I would like to do is to put them on appliance rollers for easier ...
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