Preparation Once you have disconnected the washing machine and pulled it out, you might want to get rid of residual water inside. The last time the washing machine was used most of the water was pumped away, but there is always some water left inside the sump hose and water pump. (What’s best way toread the full article..
Installing & Connecting washing machine
If you want to connect up a washing machine that uses hot and cold water (and therefore has a hot & cold fill valve) but you only have a cold water supply available, you can use a Y Piece connector to connect it up to a single cold water tap. The washing machine will thenread the full article..
Some people find their worktops have been fitted too low and their washing machine won’t fit underneath because it’s too tall. If you haven’t bought a washing machine yet and the height difference is only a few millimetres you may be able to find one that’s slightly lower than average although it’s not easy toread the full article..
I’ve had several people ask if you can connect a cold fill washing machine to the hot water tap. They were unhappy about the disappearance of the hot water valve in UK washing machines. Many people who are using solar powered energy to heat their water, or who had another cheaper environmentally friendly supply felt that the advantages ofread the full article..