Lead Household Appliances (Pty) Ltd is the sole Southern African agent for Speed Queen domestic appliances.

Speed Queen washers and driers have achieved legendary status in Southern Africa, and other parts of the world thanks in most part to their widespread application in commercial laundromats and other commercial  institutions, where they continue to enjoy an unparalleled reputation for simplicity, durability and performance. Domestic washers and driers come from the same production lines as their commercial counterparts providing customers with commercial reliability in the home environment.

repairs technician


Looking for a repairs technician or spare parts for your Speed Queen, Hitachi or Indesit appliance?

We have certified technicians available in Durban, Port Elizabeth, Bloemfontein, Joburg, Nelspruit, Pretoria, Cape TownWindhoek and in all areas of South Africa.



Commercial quality shines from within

The old saying goes: “it’s what’s inside that counts.” At Speed Queen, we couldn’t agree more. In fact, what’s inside of a Speed Queen top load washer sets it apart from the competition and helps it deliver unparalleled performance…

Iron Settings : A Handy Checklist of Ironing Tips

We’ve developed a handy checklist of ironing tips—along with an iron temperature guide—to ensure your next ironing project goes off without a … scorch.

How to Properly Care for Your Top Load Washer

Here are a few key tips to help you maintain proper care and maintenance on your Speed Queen® Top Load Washer.

Conserving Water in a Top Load Speed Queen Washing Machine

Here’s how to be more water efficient if you have a Speed Queen top load washing machine and are willing to make some compromises to your normal wash practices.