Do Quick Loads Really Clean Your Laundry?
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Do Quick Loads Really Clean Your Laundry?

Have you ever wondered if quick wash settings on a washing machine really clean your clothes? Everyone has used these rapid cycles at least once at a laundromat to save time or to reduce energy usage. Regardless of the reason, it’s common for people to wonder whether or not these settings actually have an impact....

Follow These 4 Steps for Unshrinking Your Clothes
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Follow These 4 Steps for Unshrinking Your Clothes

It’s the worst kind of laundry room nightmare – you take your clothes out of the washer or dryer only to see your favorite pair of jeans have shrunken at least two sizes. Or maybe you just bought a new sweater that looks like it would have trouble fitting the teenage version of yourself after...

How Often Should You Wash Your Clothes?
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How Often Should You Wash Your Clothes?

People typically fall into two categories when it comes to determining how frequently to wash clothes: the sniff testers and the laundry day observers. The sniff testers simply hold up a piece of clothing to their nose, take a big whiff, and determine whether or not the items need to be washed. The laundry day...

Tips for Buying the Best Detergent
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Tips for Buying the Best Detergent

There are two types of people in the world: those loyal to one brand of laundry detergent and those who don’t even think about it. But even people who stick to one kind of detergent don’t necessarily have a good reason for doing so. Most consumers don’t think about how detergent impacts their laundry beyond...

Laundry Tips for Keeping Harmful Bacteria Away
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Laundry Tips for Keeping Harmful Bacteria Away

At this point, we’re all well aware of the ways in which we can limit the spread of a harmful virus in public. Between social distancing guidelines, wearing facemasks, and washing hands, we’re all mini-experts when it comes to mitigating the spread of harmful bacteria in many areas of daily life. However, there’s another critical...

Best Laundry Detergents
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Best Laundry Detergents

If you’ve walked down the detergent aisle lately, you know there are so many choices available! The big box stores still have all the classic brands like Tide and All – but now you can also go online at Etsy and order an obscure hand-made all-natural eco-friendly detergent too! So how do you choose? Well,...

How to Read the Laundry Symbols on Clothing Tags
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How to Read the Laundry Symbols on Clothing Tags

So, it’s your first day in the dorms and you spill some coffee on your favorite shirt. Your stomach drops (and swear words fly out of your mouth) because you realize you have at least 2 more weeks before you’re scheduled to go home (where mom’s gonna help you with your laundry). Which means… <duhn,...

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