How to Buy a Dryer

Clothes dryer buying guide infographic

First Things First: Gas or Electric?

Decision numero uno is whether to buy a gas or electric dryer. If you dont have a natural gas supply to your house, the choice is simple you go electric. But if you do, we give the edge to energy-saving gas. Heres why:

Gas dryers get the job done in less time because they heat up faster than electric dryers.Depending upon your local utility rates, natural gas can be cheaper than electricity.

FYI: The Natural Resources Defense Council