The major appliances giant has introduced Affresh tablets, which are designed to clean mold and mildew stains in high-efficiency washers
. The company said in a statement that "due to the efficient design of high-efficiency machines, mold and mildew have a higher potential for build-up." The Affresh tablets produce an oxygenated bubbling action that dissolves residue, mold and mildew.
well known as that in the high-efficiency washers
. "What was clear," he
To help achieve the 500 million gallon water savings goal, the company will launch "an aggressive" campaign to educate property managers and owners on the benefits of installing high-efficiency washers
in their laundry facilities.
Additionally, laundry rooms will be equipped with new Maytag front-loading high-efficiency washers
and will receive a premium decorating package, fresh paint, new flooring and wallpaper boarders for the community's laundry facilities.
Consider providing high-efficiency washers
for all staff residences.
Yet for all the high-efficiency washers helping to drive features and prices upward, to the whole industry's benefit, the spectrum is expanding downward, too.
With a dozen or more companies supplying high-efficiency washers, "it gives you the ability to offer a spectrum," he said.
A big bonus to apartment owners is a new generation of high-efficiency washers
and dryers, and ergonomics are playing a new role as well.
Klosterman also pointed out that high-efficiency washers
are likely to proliferate because prices of natural gas have doubled in a year; drought afflicted much of the nation; and water and energy concerns remain in the news.
A statement said initial focus will be "on laundry, new cooking technologies, and floor- and fabric-care products." It was noted that Procter & Gamble has worked with both companies on their existing high-efficiency washers
, and the detergent maker "is expected to support the Maytag and Sanyo alliance through efforts to accelerate high-efficiency wash systems." Ward explained the strategy is to take Maytag's proclaimed Intelligent Innovation worldwide.
All of those, said Alexander, increase the public's knowledge of and desire to buy high-efficiency washers