Can I build my own washer pedestal?

Can I build my own washer pedestal?

Laundry Pedestal Plan To start, measure the length and width of your washer and dryer. You can make them longer and wider if you want the extra space to stand on to reach overhead shelving or to set the laundry baskets on. Or you can make one long pedestal to fit under both the washer and the dryer.

What can I use instead of laundry pedestal?

Spare or old coffee tables are a great substitute because they often have a second shelf with storage space. It is great to keep all the loose items like your substitute for laundry detergent and dryer sheets in one place close to the washer and the dryer.

What do you put under a washer and dryer?

Most washer/dryer mats are thin pieces of foam or rubber that may help to keep your washer from walking but don’t address the vibration issues that occur. Our mats do both. Not only will your washer not walk, but now your home will return to tranquility. These mats are a 1/2” thick and are non-porous.

Is laundry pedestal necessary?

The short answer is no, pedestals are not a necessary add-on when buying a washer but they can be extremely useful in making your machine more accessible. Pedestals usually take the form of a metal platform upon which you can rest one of the best front load washers or the best dryers.

Can a dryer sit on the floor?

In order for your dryer to function properly, it must be on level ground. If you have any doubt whether the floor in your garage or laundry room is flat beneath your appliance, use a leveling device to check this out.

Should I put my washer and dryer on a platform?

Are washer and dryer stands universal?

Not all stands and pedestals will be compatible with your washer and dryer models. Pedestals are sold separately from washing machines and dryers at an additional price. The best washing machine stand for your laundry room will be the right size for your washer and/or dryer.

Do I need a pedestal or stand for my washer and dryer?

This instructible shows you how to make yourself a cheap pedestal or stand for your washer and dryer. The advantages of having a pedestal or stands for your dryer and washer is that you eliminate the need to bend over to pick up your laundry. Also you can place items under the pedestal such as soap, laund…

What is the Magic Chef compact laundry stand?

The Magic Chef Compact Laundry Stand allows for stacking your compact dryer over the top of your compact or portable washer. The laundry stand is safely secured with an anti-tip bracket and adjustable leveling legs. Easy to assemble, it is the perfect solution to maximize space for your compact laundry appliances.

What are the dimensions of the laundry stand?

Dimensions of the laundry stand are as follows: 29.5 in W x 53.1 in H x 23.6 in D. The top shelf is 29.5 in W x 17.7 in D You will need Adobe® Acrobat® Reader to view PDF documents.

How much does it cost to build a washer/dryer pedestal?

So like many others, I decided to build my own washer/dryer pedestals for my new front loader washer and dryer, because the factory ones are a rediculous $600!! Overall, the materials cost me around $150, a savings of $450!! It’s well worth it, and looks great, if you have a little time on your hands.