How to Select a Folding Head Rotary Clothes Hoist

These are some key points to consider when selecting a Folding Head Rotary Clothes Hoist

The folding head rotary clothesline hoists have several unique features. This include the ability to be folded up when not in use and also being able to be removed from the ground when required. This is because a socket is fixed into the ground and the clothes hoist is inserted into it.

  • How many people in your family or do you wash for
  • How often do you wash
  • What are the wash load sizes you have
  • How much space do you have available in your garden
  • Allow at least 500mm around the outside of the Clothes Hoist
  • The number of lines you would like (often dictated by the above)
  • The sheet size you would like to hang on it

In addition to the above the type of installation you want to carry out should be considered, you can see more detailed information on the Installation Guide page

Clothesline Product Ctagories

Fixed Rotary Clothes Hoist: This range includes the traditional Hills Hoist which has a fixed head with a metal framed which can not be folded or removed, Click here for more Fixed Head Clothes Hoist details

Folding Rotary Clothes Hoists: These are clothes hoists which come in multiple colours and the head can fold up when not in use and they can be removed from the ground also, Click here for more Folding Rotary Hoist details

Folding Frame Clotheslines: These are a very popular clothesline, they come in a large range of colours and sizes. They can be installed on a wall or be ground mounted saving a great deal of space in your home. Click Here For More Folding Frame Clothesline Details

Ceiling Airers: These are a unique product and are excellent for saving space or having as a second line for those rainy days. Click here for more Ceiling Mounted Airer details

Retractable Clotheslines: These are ideal for narrow spaces or when space is a premium, you get a large hanging area and the ability to retract the line when not in use. Click here for more Retractable Clothesline details

Portable Clotheslines: These are excellent as a second line or unit line and can be used indoors or out doors. Click here for more Portable Clothesline details

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Featured Product
Hills Everyday 47 Clothesline

The Hills Everyday 47 is great value for money and in this price bracket it's hard to beat! It is an ideal family clothesline for 3 to 5 people with 47m of hanging space, and can be folded and removed when not in use, so you can utilise this area for play and entertainment.

You can easily adjust the height using the handle.   The rotary head allows the clothes to follow the breeze, assembled and pre wired ready to install.

Benefits:
  • Suitable for 3 - 4 people
  • 47 metres hanging space
  • Rotary Diameter Head 3.6m
  • Holds a queen sheet, longest line is 2400 so some sheets may be scrunched up.
  • 7 tough and sturdy lines
  • Galvanised steel construction ensures strong design
  • Line can be completely removable
  • Fits Australian standard queen sheets 2030mm wide
  • 10 year warranty
  • Free Delivery at The Clothesline Store

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Natalie is showing her new Hills Rotary Folding Hoist purchased from The Clothesline Store

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Amy from Terrigal is showing her new Hills Portable 170 Folding Hoist purchased from The Clothesline Store

Hills Portable 170 Clotheslines

Featured Product
Hills Portable 170 Clothesline

Hills Portable Clotheslines are an innovative indoor-outdoor drying solution that bridges the gap between conventional outdoor clotheslines and indoor clothes airers. These clotheslines handle a full wash load – even sheets (hanging over the ends) – and are tough, durable and look great too. 10 lines giving 17 metres of line space plus you can simply increase the hanging capacity by using the built in coat hanger holes.

Suitable for balconies, patios, carports, garages, living room's etc. Made by Hills an Australian icon.

Benefits Include:

  • Coat Hanger Holes to increase drying load
  • 17m of line space, 10 Evenly spaced lines
  • Stable and strong
  • Easy to move, Folds up flat when not in use
  • Ideal for extra drying space
  • Suitable for a 1-3 person wash
  • Lightweight design
  • Free Delivery at The Clothesline Store