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what would you do if you purchuse a home that had a vintage washer dryer set in the following brand?
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Post# 927819   3/19/2017 at 21:35 by Pierreandreply4 (St-Bruno de montarville (province of quebec) canada)        

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Hello to all aw members,

what would you do if you purchuse a house today that had included in the sale the vintage washer dryer of your dream?

like a classic fridgedair washer unimatic to 1-18 model white westing house frontload or 1970 topload speed queen ge filter flo classic belt drive whirlpool including model with cycle on the dial classic kenmore ect that where included with the house sale but still in good working condition would you give them a good maitnance checkup and major cleaning and paint job if rust was spoted because i will share a dream that i have add my mom and i where house shoping my mom and i see on the house info that list the house price washer dryer included my mom ask me to check and to my suprise i see hookup in the main bathroom beside the bedrooms my mom and i would use in the house that my mom made an offer because we like it a harvest gold eaton viking washer dryer set still mint like this wih filto flo pan and fabric softner dispenser since my mom and i recived the keys the same day we decided to start (*in my dream moving box) my mom ask me to test the washer with a load of laundry to see if it leaks no leak at all and purrs like a kitten talk about a funny dream lol


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Post# 927846 , Reply# 1   3/20/2017 at 01:08 by chaskelljr2 (Washington, D. C.)        

If that were to happen to me, I would do the following:

Frigidaire -- Unimatic, Multi-Matic, Roller-Matic (all with Rapidry), or 1-18 (Keep)

Speed Queen -- 1960-70 (w/Stainless Steel Tub/Drum and Clunking Solenoid) (Keep), 1970 or Later (Don't Know -- Up In The Air)

GE Filter-Flo -- TOL or Near TOL (Keep)

Whirlpool/Kenmore -- Belt-Drive (Kenmore?? Lady Kenmore, #2 or #3 Models) -- 1960-87 (Keep)

Westinghouse -- Front Load (1960's and Later)(Keep)

Westinghouse -- Top Load (Not a fan of)(Give Away or Sell)

And the ones I'd keep, I'd renovate, repair, maintain and have professionally painted.

--Charles--


Post# 927885 , Reply# 2   3/20/2017 at 07:41 by mayken4now (Panama City, Florida)        

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I'd buy the appliances and maybe keep the house! LOL




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