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.

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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.



Experienced Lead / Speed Queen technician moves to George

Our new satellite technical office in the Garden Route is open! Our experienced Speed Queen technician, Mike Sinclair, has moved to George.

A FIRST for Speed Queen’s new Home Washer and Drier

Speed Queen Home washers + driers have never before been guaranteed in commercial applications -UNTIL NOW! Ideal for a small B&B / light commercial business.

Speed Queen Wins Women’s Choice Award for the 6th Year in a row

Speed Queen® recently was awarded recognition as the 2019 America’s Most Recommended luxury washer and dryer based on a national survey. This was the sixth year in a row that Speed Queen has won the honour.

Lead’s Bloemfontein office has moved!

Find us at our new offices: 228 Oliver Tambo Road, Hamilton, Bloemfontein, 9301. Our contact numbers remain the same: Tel: +27 (0)51 448 5042 . CLICK TO VIEW MAP