INSTALLING GAS & ELECTRIC DRYERS: A HOW-TO GUIDE
You don’t always need a professional to install a new gas or electric dryer in place of an old one. As long as you have the appropriate hookups, it’s a task you can tackle on your own.
However, before you begin, you'll need the written installation instructions that accompanied your product and a second person to help move this heavy machine into place. If you don’t have hookups in your desired dryer location, contact a professional to help get your laundry space up and running.
Use the following article as a general guide to learning how to install gas and electric dryers. Always refer to the installation instructions and safety guidelines for your specific model and get professional help if you are unsure of any steps.
Hooking Up a Gas and Electric Dryer Video Tutorial
Watch this video and learn how to install a gas or electric dryer from Maytag® appliance experts.
How to Install a Gas Dryer
If your laundry room is equipped with both electrical and gas lines, you may be able to install your gas dryer with the help of a friend. Use the following instructions in tandem with your dryer’s product manual to learn how to install the appliance. Instructions may vary by make and model.