Admiral washers are made by Whirlpool Corporation as of 2014. Originally, Admiral brand washers were Maytag Corporation products, until the company was acquired by Whirlpool Corporation in 2005. Admiral washers sold in Canada are sourced from the U.S. Whirlpool manufacturing plant.
The Admiral brand name was created in 1934 as part of Continental Radio and Television Corporation, founded by Ross Siragusa. This original company made radios and phonographs. Over the years, the company has gone through various splits and acquisitions. The companies associated with this transition include Magic Chef, Rockwell International, Maytag and Whirlpool. Whirlpool also makes appliances under other brand names, such as KitchenAid and Kenmore.Learn More
Front-loading stacked washers and dryers improve energy efficiency, water efficiency and durability of clothes, according to Alia Hoyt for HowStuffWorks. The stackability of the two machines makes them ideal for people who live in small spaces.Full Answer >
According to Consumer Reports, tips for finding deals for washers and dryers include looking for deals online, choosing less expensive models, and negotiating for the best price. It is also helpful to factor long-term energy savings into the cost of the washer and dryer; a slightly more expensive set of appliances may end up costing less over the long run.Full Answer >
Roper appliances are manufactured by Roper Home Appliances, which is a subsidiary of the Whirlpool Corporation. Roper specializes in sturdy, basic appliances at affordable prices.Full Answer >
The Sears Holdings Corporation makes Kenmore dryers. Kenmore is a brand name that is used for its products. The company is based in Hoffman Estates, Ill.Full Answer >