The Whirlpool-Super-Capacity-Top-Load-Washer-WTW5600VQ is efficient and does the job! I'm very pleased with the efficiency, and performance especially of this washer, which I got a great deal on! Energy Efficiency This whirlpool washer has good energy efficiency, my energy costs are very reasonable considering the significant amount of laundry that needs to be done in my household. Cleaning Time The cleaning time for this washer is low. My laundry is done in no time at all. Performance The performance is great, my clothing getting very clean, with the vast majority of stains being lifted in an efficient manner. Ease of Use Everything is easy to use, with all dials and controls self-explanatory. Design Occasionally clothes get wrapped around and stuck to the middle of the washer, but this may be related to the washer being overloaded or the type of clothing being added. Durability My washer has lasted many years, without seeming like it's going to die anytime soon.