What is the Best Dishwasher For Larger Families?
Posted: November 30, 2022
Kitchen cleanup should be simple whether you have a small or large family. Get a dishwasher that can help clean large loads of dishes quickly and efficiently.
As the experts in appliances, we know which dishwasher features are ideal for large families. Here’s what to look for when shopping for your new dishwasher and our list of the best dishwashers on the market today for large families.
Features to Look For
Here are the best dishwasher features to look for in a dishwasher if you have a large family.
- 3rd Rack - Adding a third rack can give you more space to add dirty dishes or utensils.
- Adjustable Racks - Having an adjustable rack allows you to customize your dishwasher to meet your needs and make more room for things like stock pots and tall glasses as needed.
- Quick Wash - Quick wash cycles are perfect for families that need to run their dishwasher multiple times each day. Ensure you have your dishwasher loaded and cleaned between meals with a quick wash cycle.
- Sanitize Cycles - There is nothing more important than keeping your family healthy. Sanitizing cycles ensures that your dishes are clean and limits the risk of spreading bacteria.
- Large Capacity - Large capacity dishwashers provide you with the ability to fit more in the dishwasher each time, so your sink is not always full of dishes.
- Wi-Fi Capability - With a large family, you are sure to be running your kids to sport practices or playdates. Controlling your dishwashers on the go and monitoring status updates will make life so much easier.
- Hard Food Disposer - A hard food disposer is great if your kids are not good at rinsing the food off their plates.
- Quiet Operation - There is nothing more precious than the few hours you get to yourself once your kids are asleep. Ensure you purchase a dishwasher with quiet operation to avoid waking your children up in the evenings.
The Best Dishwashers for Large Families
So, what are the best models to purchase for large families? Here are our recommendations.
Whirlpool Large Capacity Dishwasher with Tall Top Rack
If you are looking for a large capacity dishwasher, this Whirlpool dishwasher is the one for you. It offers a tall top rack to give you extra space for tall glasses, pots, and pans.
Features you will love to have:
- Top controls give a clean look with controls that can only be seen when the door is open.
- A tall rack allows you to fit a stock pot on the top rack.
- 3-Piece silverware basket help you gain extra space by removing pieces you do not need to fit more or larger dishes.
- A Quick Wash Cycle that can thoroughly take care of plates, pans, and glasses saving you time between loads.
Beko Tall Tub Dishwasher
This Beko Tall Tub Dishwasher is a high-quality dishwasher that comes with a third rack. The dishwasher offers a large capacity that can support fifteen place settings. It also offers both front and top controls to limit the number of buttons on the front of the dishwasher.
This dishwasher includes these features to make your life easier.
- CornerIntense ® from Beko incorporates spray arms that rotate on a movable axis to provide a better clean.
- The EverClean Filter self-cleans so you can wait four times as long to clean it by hand.
- Beko dishwashers run as low as 45 dB making it easier to run at night without disruption.
- An adjustable middle rack so you can fit oversized pasta pot or make room for other oddly shaped dishes without delaying your cycles.
- A full-sized third rack gives you extra capacity and is also removable to allow more space on the second rack if needed.
- A sanitize feature that is NSF-certified ensures the dishes are 99.9% hygienically clean.
Bosch 300 Series 24” Dishwasher
If you are looking for one of the best dishwashers on the market you will love this Bosch 300 Series Dishwasher. This 24” dishwasher comes in a great looking stainless steel with front controls.
Premium features you get with this dishwasher:
- Bosch is the quietest dishwasher brand in the U.S. A range of technologies used by ensures their quiet operation without sacrificing a quality clean.
- Take advantage of Bosch’s partnership with Amazon Alexa and control everything your dishwasher has to offer by smartphone, tablet, or voice commands.
Frigidaire 24" Built-In Dishwasher
Finally, this Frigidaire 24” Built-In Dishwasher has a lot to offer at an affordable price. This great looking stainless-steel dishwasher comes with top controls and offers a sleek look to any kitchen.
Notable features that make this dishwasher a great buy:
- The BladeSpray® Arm gives a thorough clean with better water coverage.
- An NSF® Certified sanitize cycle removes 99.9% of common bacteria.
- DishSense™ Technology adjust cleaning time based on how much cleaning your dishes need saving you water and energy while maintaining a quality clean.
Buy Your Dishwasher at Silica For Your Home
Silica For Your Home has showrooms in Fond du Lac, Beaver Dam, and Watertown. Visit one of our appliance stores today to chat with one of our experienced team members about which dishwasher is best for your family.
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