HE DETERGENT WASHERS VS. REGULAR WASHERS
Many of today’s washers require high efficiency (HE) detergent. But what is an HE washing machine? And does it really hold its own against a traditional model?
Wondering if your washer requires HE detergent? Look for this symbol.
HOW DO HE WASHERS CLEAN DIFFERENTLY?
HE washers use a specific high-efficiency detergent designed to work with lower water levels while still providing a powerful clean. Compared to older models, HE washers save 6,000 gallons of water per year for an average family, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. They're available as top loading agitator, top loading impeller and front loading models.
If more water gives you extra cleaning confidence, there are washers that let you add more water when you want it. Maytag offers a line of top load washers featuring the Deep Fill option, which uses maximum water levels to help break up tough messes.
HE WASHER DETERGENT VS. REGULAR WASHER DETERGENT
If you want optimal performance from your high-efficiency washer, then you need to use high-efficiency detergent.
Because HE was made for HE.
MORE ON HOW YOUR WASHER WORKS
Learn how washing machines are using low water levels for a deep clean and optimal results.
Dive into this guide on laundry cycles — discover how they work and when to use them.
Get to know your top load washer with these quick tips.
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