The one downside I've found is that since it's a new high efficiency machine, I can't use my homemade detergent for a year because it will void the warranty. But after the year is up the homemade will work just fine since it's a very low-sudsing detergent anyway. Nice, since I dropped $12 on detergent and fabric softener and my homemade only costs twice that for nearly a whole year's worth!
It's been a constant source of amusement for everyone in the family.
|"Hey, Joe! You gotta check this out!"|
And here's Selah helping me hang and fold the laundry: