"If you’re looking for a top-notch dishwasher, at the price of between $750 and $800, the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen may be expensive but it’s worth every penny."
The HDW2401SS Thorkitchen is a very attractive, built-in dishwasher. It has a high-end appearance which would be a great asset to any kitchen, as well as lots of impressive features. From hidden controls and a digital display that tells you how long is left on a cycle, to additional space designed especially for flatware, this top-quality dishwasher really breaks the mold. If you’re looking for a top-notch dishwasher that will give you plenty of return on your investment, at the price of between $750 and $800, the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen may be expensive but it’s worth every penny.
The HDW2401SS Thorkitchen is a built-in, 24-inch top-quality dishwasher. It’s not the most compact dishwasher on the market however, it requires such a size in order to support such a fantastic range of features. 24 inches is also a pretty standard size for a domestic dishwasher and will fit into the majority of kitchen spaces. To start with, the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen has an impressive 14-place setting capacity. This is plenty of room to help you clean up and save time after a large family meal or even if you have been entertaining a group of people. A 14-place setting capacity is rare in dishwashers, making this one of the best dishwashers on the market. There is also a cutlery tray, which you come to expect from most dishwashers, and which helps you to clean cutlery and utensils in a confined space so that they cannot cause damage to your dishwasher.
The exterior of the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen perfectly reflects its top-quality functionality. It has a stainless-steel door which is not only durable but also gives it a high-end look, especially compared to white plastic models. The design of the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen would suit any domestic kitchen. They have also used a bar handle which further contributes to the sleek look of this dishwasher. Furthermore, all of the controls have been hidden away, which is a typical sign of a more expensive dishwasher. There is even a small digital display which further enhances its contemporary style.
The HDW2401SS Thorkitchen has been awarded Energy Star certification for its energy efficiency. It only consumes 3.1 gallons of water per wash and only uses 249KWh of electricity per year. This is really impressive and it’s always nice to know that your impact on the environment is being minimized by your appliances. Having energy efficient appliances also means that you’ll be saving money on your monthly bills which is always a plus.
This top-quality dishwasher has the standard 6 wash cycles, which are all tailored to different kinds of dishes. However, some of the wash cycles on the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen are more high-tech than that of its competitors. For example, there is a heated dry function which is a great time-saving feature, as it means you don’t have to dry every dish as you take it out. There is also a high-temperature cycle designed to tackle tougher baked-on dirt, like that you’d find on oven trays.
The HDW2401SS Thorkitchen also has a water filtration system to further ensure that this top-quality dishwasher is providing a top-quality cleaning service. A Rinse Aid dispenser has been included which is great as Rinse Aid helps to keep dishes streak-free. The HDW2401SS Thorkitchen even has an impressive four spray arms unlike a lot of its competitors, which really helps it to deliver a powerful clean.
Ease of use and other features
The HDW2401SS Thorkitchen has made great use of its racks. To begin with, it has a total of three racks which not all dishwashers can boast, and which really increases its capacity. The third rack is also adjustable to allow for a greater variety of dishware shapes and sizes. What really makes these racks stand out is the inclusion of extra room for flatware. This is a feature that a lot of dishwashers lack and shows just how carefully the design of this top-quality has been considered.
Unfortunately, the filter in the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen is not self-cleaning, but it is easy to remove and clean yourself. There is however a sanitize cycle, where the interior tub heats up to a high temperature in order to kill any bacteria. They have used stainless-steel to create the interior of the dishwasher, which means it will be extremely durable and long-lasting. This will save you money in the long-term as you won’t need to replace this device for some time. It always pays to spend a little more on a higher-quality product.
Other handy features include a digital display which tells you how long is left of your cycle. This is a pretty rare feature and really helps you to organize your time. There is also the option of delaying the start of cycles which helps you to schedule them for a more convenient time. The HDW2401SS Thorkitchen has a child lock. This is an often-overlooked feature in dishwashers yet is really important, as the potential damage and danger that could be caused by a child opening a dishwasher mid-cycle is significant. And lastly, the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen does all of this at a quiet volume. It has a 45-decibel noise level which puts it way ahead in the race for the best dishwasher.
As well as having some rare features like a child lock and a self-sanitizing cycle, the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen also showcases low energy usage and a quiet 45 decibel noise level. These are real feats in dishwasher manufacturing which put the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen ahead in the race for the best dishwasher. If you’re happy to spend a little more on a top-quality dishwasher, you should seriously consider the HDW2401SS Thorkitchen as the next addition to your kitchen.