What is a washing machine drip pan?
The washer pan will catch any leaks due to washing machine overflow or hose failure, or any drips from where the hoses connect to the washing machine. The washing machine pan also protects your floor from condensation.
How do I get a drip pan under my washing machine?
The simplest method of installing a washer drain pan is using two people on either side to lift it. Once they have raised the washer a few inches off the ground, a third person or a spare foot (be careful) can slide the pan underneath.
What is the tray under the washer called?
Fortunately, there’s a way to catch the water and direct it away from your home. A washing machine drain pan is a shallow tray that slides under the washer and is designed to catch any leaks or drips from the hose connection. This article covers how a washing machine drain pan works and when you should use one.