best tumble dryer condenser – my two cents

While a lot of people consider tumble dryers to be unnecessary, I think they are essential part of any good home. Of course, unless you live by yourself, and you don’t have a lot of laundry to do. In that case, I guess you can survive without it, but if you’re reading this article, you are probably looking to buy tumble dryer to solve your drying problems. So, where do you start? First of all, you need to know few basic things about tumble dryers and decide what kind of dryer you need. To explain briefly, condenser tumble dryers transform the moisture into the water, while vented tumble dryers are unable to do that. I personally use the first one, and I recommend the same for everyone. So, what do you need to know in order to choose best condenser dryer for yourself? You can either read article about condenser dryers  – There are few key issues, but these are the most important.

  1. It’s energy efficiency. Buying A rated energy efficient condenser tumble dryer will benefit you in two ways, morally and materially. As you can probably guess, it will be profitable by saving you lots of money on electricity over the years, and by spending less energy, it will also help the environment and other people who are in need of affordable energy.
  2. Drum size. Energy efficiency and drum size are kind of related, because small condenser tumble dryers tend to be the least efficient machines compared to larger tumble dryers. It also defines how much laundry can it dry and how much time will it take. I recommend buying at least 4kg condenser tumble dryer, or even larger. Buying smaller version is simply waste of money, I think.
  3. The speed and other minor issues. I think two issues I mentioned above are the most important, but not enough to make best condensing tumble dryer of all time. It also needs to be quick and flawless in the way it does the drying. It shouldn’t overheat your clothes and its control panel should be easy to figure out. That’s basically it, but there might be other minor issues I’m forgetting about. Please leave those issues down in the comments, so I can talk about them as well.

Even though condenser tumble dryers are usually more expensive than the vented ones, price isn’t that high. If you consider all the money that would go on vents and saved electricity, you can even say that buying best condenser tumble dryer is more affordable than average vented dryer.

Size of tumble dryer is totally up to you, but I think medium sized dryers are the best for different reasons. First of all, medium sized and large tumble dryers are usually the most cost effective machines. Second of all, even though you might think that you only need small dryer right now, chances of your position changing in future are really high. And you can’t just replace small condenser tumble dryer that you bought for hundreds of pounds. Larger dryers have one disadvantage, they take too much space, but you can find solution to that.  For example, make it built in, or mounted on the wall.

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