5 of the Best Gas Dryers on the Market in 2021
A high-quality gas dryer is an important investment to make in your laundry. But with so many dryer makes and models with different features, cycles, technologies and settings, choosing your perfect gas dryer can be a tricky task.
So, we’ve done the hard work for you. Here are five of the best gas markets available in Australia in 2021.
1. Samsung DV405GTPASU
Thanks to useful SpeedSpray™ functionality, this efficient Samsung dryer can help you save up to 90 minutes on your average week-load of laundry. Plus, you’ll have 13 dry cycles to choose from, and VRT Technology™ for a quieter wash.
Key features: Steam drying technology, 13 preset drying cycles, an accompanying Samsung Smart Washer/Dryer app, and a Sensor Dry cycle which automatically stops the cycle once your clothes are dry.
2. Maytag Bravos MGDX500BW
Featuring a high-performance dryer motor, a specialised Sanitize cycle option to remove bacteria, and a large, 7 cubic feet drum capacity, this Maytag dryer is jam-packed with useful settings and selections to allow you to customise the perfect dry cycle for your clothes.
Key features: Moisture sensors that monitor dryer temperatures, a ‘Sanitize’ cycle that removes 99.9% of common bacteria from fabric and clothing, and a 120-minute wrinkle prevent option which continues to tumble (without heat) to prevent wrinkles from setting in.
3. Samsung DV405ETPAWR
This large-capacity, front-load Samsung dryer is a fantastic choice for those who are energy-conscious, thanks to its Sensor Dry technology. This handy setting detects moisture level within the dryer to ensure your clothes aren’t tumbling for longer than they need to be – saving you valuable time and money in the process.
Key features: Steam Dry technology to help remove odours and relax wrinkles, Samsung Smart Care phone app to access troubleshooting advice, 13 preset drying cycles and a specialised drying rack for tumble-free drying of items like sneakers or delicate sweaters.
4. Whirlpool Duet WGD70HEBW
Renowned for its innovative moisture-reading technology, this Whirlpool dryer is guaranteed to preserve and protect your favourite clothes from dryer damage. Its quad baffle system is another benefit; allowing your larger items to billow out without stopping your smaller items from tumbling.
Key features: Built-in, advanced moisture sensors, a Wrinkle Shield option which extends your dryer’s cycle without heat to reduce wrinkles, and a quad baffle system which helps larger items billow out to dry more efficiently.
5. Electrolux EIMGD60
This Electrolux dryer offers one of the fastest drying times on the market, taking just 14 minutes. It also features a variety of specialty cycles, Perfect Steam™ drying technology, and a convenient, large capacity drum.
Key features: Extra-large, 8 cubic feet drum capacity, steam mode to reduce wrinkles, a luxury quiet sound system, gentle dry technology to protect fabric, and luxury interior lighting so you can find any article of clothing quickly.
Where can I find a gas fitter?
Head to the Master Plumbers and Gas Fitters Association (MPGA) of WA website: they maintain a searchable online database of licensed plumbers and gas fitters in WA.
I still need more information… where can I find out more?
There are further resources available right here on the Life’s Better When You’re With Gas website: don’t miss our Get Connected tool for a step-by-step guide to the process, and take a look at how to find the right energy mix for your life and your home.
You can also speak to a gas fitter, your preferred gas retailer or your builder to find out more.
* Please note: ATCO Gas Australia is only responsible for the connection from the gas main up to your gas meter box. 20 meters of gas service pipe is included as part of the free connection process. Anything over this could be chargeable.