5 Laundry Tips

Here are 5 quick tips when doing laundry.

1  When drying towels, skip the fabric sheets. Fabric sheets and softeners actually make your towels less absorbent as they age.laundryBath Towels

2  If your towels have already seen better days, use vinegar and baking soda instead of detergent. Wash once in hot water and vinegar, then once with hot water and baking soda for more absorbent, and better smelling towels.

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3  Unshrink clothes using baby shampoo and a towel. Soak the shrunken piece of clothing in lukewarm water and baby shampoo, work through to relax the fibers, and gently stretch.laundryJohnson’s Baby Shampoo

4  To prevent sneakers from banging around in the dryer, wedge the knotted laces in the dryer door.

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Converse Unisex Sneakers

5  Use a salad spinner to remove excess water from clothes you don’t want to put into the dryer.

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