How long should a dryer last?

Answer The average life of a dryer may depend on how well it is maintained, the make of the appliance and frequency of use. The average lifespan of the dryer--gas or electric--is 13 years, according to a... Read More »

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How long does a dryer last on average?

How long should a washer and dryer last?

Depending on wear and tear, a washing machine can last about 11 to 14 years. The average life of a dryer is 13 years. Cleaning the lint filter regularly and having a compatible dryer vent can add t... Read More »

How long does it take for a washer/dryer to pay for themselves?

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How long does it take for clothes to dry in a dryer?

According to, dryers available today are all tumble dryers, meaning they tumble clothes through hot air to dry them. There are several dryer settings, including a timed cyc... Read More »