Organizing Tips to Help You Conquer the Laundry Monster

Laundry. You sort, you wash, you fold, you blink – and the pile of dirty clothes has grown all over again. Laundry is a fact of life, but approaching the task in an organized way can make it more manageable Preparation is Half the Battle If you have a large family (or lots of clothes!), […]

Thermostats And Your Safety Dryer Maintenance

Have you ever thought about how hot your dryer gets? Thermostats and thermal fuses are put in dryers for your safety and if you don’t maintain them, you could be putting yourself, your house, and your family at risk. Your dryer uses of a combination of heat and airflow to dry your clothes. The heat […]

Tumbling Troubles How To Get Your Dryer Working Again

When you place clothes in your dryer and turn it on you expect to hear the gentle thump, thump, thump of the clothes tumbling. But rather than hearing the sound of clothes tumbling, all you hear is the hum of the dryer’s motor – something’s not right. Your dryer’s drum tumbles clothes in order to […]

How To Care For Your Favorite Team Jersey

You are a diehard fan. You know all the statistics about every player on your favorite team. You go to every game you can get to, even if it means you have to cross six states to cheer on your boys to victory. You have a room in your house devoted to the team, festooned […]

How To Prevent Clothes Dryer Fires

Few people realize the importance of dryer safety. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, there are an estimated annual 15,500 fires, 10 deaths and 10 injuries caused by dryer fire. Several hundred people a year are also subjected to carbon monoxide poisoning from improper dryer safety measures. The financial costs come to nearly […]

How Much Should Be in Your Laundry?

Most people just dump in what they can in a washing machine after sorting their clothes. This shouldn’t be the case if you want your laundry washed the best way. Also, loading too much clothes in one go can shorten your washing machine’s lifespan. Below are some tips that may give you some idea as […]

Tips To Get That Perfect Wash

The secret to that perfect wash has always never been a secret but rather something that most of us simply overlook. Here are some tips that may help you remind of the little things before, during and after washing day. Read the labels. The tags you find in those shirts have a purpose. Most of […]

When To Add Bleach

Stains are the number one reason why we mainly add bleach to our clothes, especially the whites. This is because bleach contains Hypochloric acid, which acts as a very strong oxidizer. It works by oxidizing dye agents in the stains so that they become colorless. Therefore adding bleach to colored clothes and darks are definitely […]

What to Expect on Your First Laundry Service

Laundry services have become a popular commodity especially for those who don’t have the time or desire to do it. So, you’ve finally decided to try your first laundry service. Not sure what to expect? Here are some tips for your first drop-off laundry service. Sorting Sorting is not that necessary as most companies include […]

How To Clean A Washing Machine

To clean your washing machine you’ll basically run it on empty on a hot wash, adding one of the above-mentioned ingredients. Bleach works well to sanitize as well as removing stain-causing rust. A cup of vinegar (mixed 3:1 with water) or a cup or two of pure lemon/lime juice will work to sanitise the washing machine tub and eradicate […]