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August 12, 2017 18:08

How to install a washing machine with his own hands


  • 1 place to install
  • 2 Preparing to install
  • 3 connection to the sewer
  • 4 Water connection
  • 5 Alignment
    • 5.1 Checkinstalled correctly

installation of the washing machine with your hands should begin with a study guide for it.If in this process will be allowed some errors, then it may lead to malfunction of the device.And, as the washing machine - a piece expensive, everything must be done carefully and regulations.This will ensure its reliable operation and long service life.

place to install

Responding to a question about where best to install a washing machine, it should be guided by the obvious fact - the place to be around water pipes, to be able to provide easy inflow and discharge of water.Bath, kitchen or hallway - the traditional place for the washing machine.Correct room should be chosen on the basis of the available space there.

Installation of the washing machine in the kitchen

installation options of the washing machine in the kitchen

Installation of a washing machine tub

installation options of the washing machine in the bathroom

Install the washing machine in the hallway

installation options of the washing machine in the hallway


Installing over the toilet

Preparing to install

Before you install the washing machine, you need to unpack it and remove the transit bolts and fasteners.These elements are used for moving machine parts from coming loose from side to side during transport.

If you forget to remove the shipping restraint and turn the machine, it will soon fail.Moreover, the manufacturer's warranty work will be gone.

holes are closed by fasteners social plastic plugs.

Removing the transport bolts

It is necessary to remove the transit bolts before you install the washing machine.

connection to the sewer

next step for instructions when you install the washing machine - the connection to the sewer.This is necessary in order to drain the water from it.

Depending on the design, the drain may be different.The easiest option - pouring water directly into the bath or kitchen sink.To this end washing machines are equipped with a special hook on the hose, which is attached to the bath rim or washing.

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more convenient way - to connect the drain to the bath or sink siphon.This will require a siphon with a special tap.Alternatively, you can arrange the drain of the washing machine directly into the sewers.

If draining from the washing machine is produced in the sewer, you need to create a bend for water seal (siphon as the bends), or unpleasant odors will fall into the tank.Bending must be lower than the tank cars.So sometimes you have to put it on a stand or shelf.

Connect the washing machine to the drain

Connect the washing machine to the drain via a siphon

Water connection

Before you install the washing machine, you must purchase the tees, which are used for water supply.Sometimes the water is supplied, and hot and cold, so you need two tees.Furthermore, the valves need to overlap the water when the washing machine is not in use.

To extend the life of the washing machine, when installing it is necessary to put in the water supply system filters, which protect the tank from contamination.

Water connection to the washing machine

Connecting water to the washing machine through the tees.

the installation of washing machines


setting up your washing machine on a level then occurs.Since the floors in the house may be uneven, you need to align the machine, using a spinning leg.

When setting up your washing machine will be made straight, it will vibrate, which will create extra noise, as well as lead to a deterioration of parts.

After you install the washing machine, it should not bend at the pressure at each of its four corners.

Alignment of the washing machine

washing machine alignment occurs by adjusting the legs.

Verify installation

Installing the washing machine is made correctly if:

  • Buck dialed and emptied not too long;
  • no leaks;
  • drum rotates without excessive noise;
  • water is heated in 5-7 minutes after it has ceased to act.