Washing and drying with Home Connect

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Clean and fresh: Need your t-shirt to be ready by 7 pm? Do you want to wash efficiently, or require a special wash program for removing red wine stains? Find out how your washing machine and dryer adapt to your everyday life with Home Connect, instead of the other way round. We’ll tell you more about the functions of washing machines and dryers with Home Connect below. Over and above the functions of Home Connect appliances, our extensive network of partners offers you countless additional possibilities.

Washing and drying – functions at a glance

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"Your laundry is ready for drying."

From now on, your housework adapts to your daily routine, not the other way round. Simply specify when you need your laundry done by, and the washing machine will get going right on time. It will even send you a message as soon as it has finished so that you don’t need to keep checking up on it.

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Always find the ideal wash program

Always the right program. Use the Easy Start Assistant to select the ideal wash and dryer program for your laundry: The easy and intuitive way, based on key factors such as the laundry load’s colour, fabric or level of soiling. Naturally, you can then start your machine directly from the app.

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It removes stains from collars.

And it does even more too. From chocolate to red wine, the Home Connect app provides you with extra settings for removing stains that you won’t normally find on many washing machines – for spotlessly clean laundry with every wash.

Home Connect – home appliance brands

Gaggenau Home Connect cooker hood

Professional kitchen appliances for smart cooking at home.

You now have the option of operating Gaggenau appliances in a network. In addition to a professional cooking experience, enjoy an extra slice of convenience with Home Connect in your kitchen.

Thermador Home Connect

Unlock Your Culinary Potential

Enabled with Home Connect across every product category within two newly redesigned Thermador Collections – Masterpiece® and Professional – the Home Connect™ app enhances every culinary endeavor. The perfect pairing of Thermador luxury with industry-leading innovation, the Thermador Connected Experience transforms your kitchen into something truly exceptional.

Bosch Home Connect appliances in a kitchen

Smart Today. Smart Tomorrow.

Bosch is a leading home appliance brand. Consumers worldwide associate the brand with efficient functionality, reliable quality and an internationally acclaimed design. The "Invented for life" guiding principle also applies in the age of digital transformation. With Home Connect, Bosch is connecting its home appliances across all product categories and enabling its consumers to incorporate smart technology into their lives both now and in the future.

Something else that might interest you

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Amazon Alexa

"Alexa, ask Home Connect washing machine when the laundry will be ready."

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You can save time and unnecessary trips. Let your imagination run wild with IFTTT (If This Then That). Simply create your personal favourite applications based on your requirements and your household.

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Home Connect partners

Home Connect's ecosystem already has numerous partner services. From the cook app to the energy manager for your Smart Home: Discover our constantly growing network of opportunities.

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