Laundry

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How to Easily Remove Mustard Stains From Clothing

Don't let mustard stains ruin your favorite clothes! Try these easy steps to erase the stain forever.

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Easy 3-Ingredient DIY Laundry Detergent

A simple three-ingredient laundry detergent recipe that'll knock your socks off AND clean them. Made with organic, vegan, and cruelty-free ingredients that clean beautifully for a fraction of the cost of what you'd find at the store.

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How to Make Easy Homemade Laundry Soap

Save money on laundry detergent—make your own 100% natural laundry soap! You can have fresh, clean clothes while avoiding harmful chemicals.

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How to Wash and Dry Clothes at a Laundromat

A sustainable household doesn't always have to have its own washer and dryer. You can save money and water by using a laundromat instead. And you can enjoy your time there.

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How to Make Money Cleaning Out Dryer Lint

Learn how to care for your dryer properly and how it could make you some extra cash.

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How to Dry Clothes in Humid Weather

Drying your laundry in humid weather can be a pain. Fortunately, there are a few tricks to help you.

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Why Line-Dry Your Clothes?

Does line-drying save money and reduce the wear and tear on your clothing? Yes, and that's not all. Learn more about this old-fashioned method and why it makes sense.

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How to Deep Clean the Lint Trap on a Clothes Dryer

Cleaning out that nasty lint trap doesn't require any special skill or those weird wands or special attachments! Here's a step-by-step guide on getting the job done fast!

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Does Washing Clothes Kill Germs?

You might assume that the washing machine kills viruses and bacteria on your clothes, but in fact, washing can transfer germs from one item to another. Here's how to properly clean your clothes.

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How to Wash Delicate Clothing and Undergarments by Hand: An Illustrated Guide

How to wash delicate clothing and undergarments by hand and effectively remove stains. Extend the life of your clothing by hand-washing. Effectively remove stains without harming your clothing.

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How to Prevent Fabric Color Transfer, Bleeding, and Fading

Vinegar and salt does not stop fabric dye from bleeding. Find out what actually works and how you can extend the life of your clothing by preventing color run, transfer, bleeding, and fading.

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How to Clean and Sanitize Your Washing Machine Inside and Out

Prevent potential health problems and avoid unnecessary repairs by removing limescale, soap scum, grease, smelly odors, mold, and bacteria from your washing machine drum, gasket, and filter using this method with 5 different ingredients that really work.

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How to Get Rid of Lint Balls and Pilling From Clothes

You can remove and prevent pilling or lint bobbling on clothes. Here’s why it happens and some tips to get rid of fuzz-balls if they occur.

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How to Get the Musty Smell Out of Clothing and Fabrics

Your clothes smell like an old pirate's chest. Let's get the musty smell out of them. Here's how!

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Sunscreen Stains No More

The chemical Avobenzone leaves a yellow stain on anything it touches, but I know how to remove it!

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How to Wash Clothes: Make Whites, White and Colors Bright!

Not everyone knows how to do laundry and get whites, white, and colors bright, but you can. Right here you will read how to launder from start to finish and have it all looking and smelling great!

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A Naturally Clean, Green Laundry Detergent Recipe

This article will provide you with tips and tricks for how to create and use your own homemade, eco-friendly laundry detergent. It will also share helpful info about other natural additives to add to your clothes-washing routine.

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Washing Machine Broke? How to Wash Clothes Without Modern Conveniences

What can you do when you have laundry piling up and no washing machine to wash it? You'll need children's playground clothing, laundry soap and bleach, sorting bins, and a laundry basket.

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How to Remove Body-Oil Stains and Odors From Bed Sheets

This is my personal method for getting musky scents and yellow body-oil stains out of bed sheets. It's easy and it works (not just for me either!).

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Gentle Ways to Get Rid of That "Thrift Shop" Smell From Vintage Clothing

Natural tips and tricks to eliminate odor from your vintage clothing that cannot be placed in the wash.

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How to Fold a Fitted Sheet Perfectly Every Time!

Chances are no one ever taught you how to fold a fitted sheet. Fitted sheets are not hard to fold—you just need a method. Learn how to do it with my easy step-by-step guide.

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How to Remove Pen Ink Stains From Clothes

You have an ink stain from your pen on your best new blouse or shirt. Learn how to use simple things you already have around the house to remove the stain.

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How to Eliminate Static Cling With Homemade Remedies

Here are my homemade anti-static recipes to eliminate static cling on synthetic fabrics, including homemade fabric softener, static spray and fabric-softening dryer sheets.

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Save Money by Making Your Own Laundry Soap

Making your own laundry soap is quick, easy and can save you money. In this article, I show you how to make it and exactly how much money you will save if you decide to take the plunge and do it.

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How to Make Dirty Clothes Smell Good Without Washing Them

If you're in a hurry to go out and don't have time to wash clothes, follow these proven tips to make dirty clothes smell clean (and fool those standing near you!).

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How to Wash Plush Toys

Do you have stuffed animals in need of a wash? This easy method is inexpensive and uses what most people already have at home.

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How to Remove Yellow Sweat Stains

Simple methods for removing and preventing nasty yellow sweat stains that can damage your clothing. Just about everything is found in your cupboards! The rest is as easy as following a few directions. Also, a few tips for hiding those sweat stains!

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How to Care for Linen Clothes

Linen clothes always look so crisp and neat when you get them back from the cleaners. But who wants to spend the money sending linen clothes to the cleaners after every wearing? There are a number of easy home tips to keep your linen clothing looking straight-from-the-dry-cleaner fresh. Read on, and your linen clothes will be looking flawless for a lot less!

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How Well Does Homemade Laundry Soap Really Work?

Does homemade laundry soap work? I’ve seen many recipes for homemade laundry detergent. So many, in fact, that I decided to take the initiative myself and make a batch.

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Easy Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipe

In the economy today, most of us are looking for ways to save some money. What better way to save a few bucks than to make your own laundry detergent.

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How to Make the Most of Your High Efficiency Washer

Whether you're doing laundry for the first time, or upgrading to a high efficiency washer, this guide is to help you navigate the waters of high efficiency laundry, teach you how to make the best of your high efficiency washer, and answer questions such as how do I work my high efficiency washer, and what can I do to make my HE washer last?

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How to Clean Your Leather Jacket or Coat Naturally

Why go out and buy leather cleaner when you can use the natural products in your kitchen? A little olive oil and lemon juice will go a long way in helping to clean your leather jacket or coat.

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How to Remove Blood Stains From Clothes

Learn how to remove blood stains from clothes. These easy, foolproof methods use items you already have around your house.

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How to Remove Stains From Clothes

Clothes stained with various substances need to be treated differently. This article talks about how to remove stains from clothes with careful consideration of the type of stain on the clothes.

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Can You Wash Pillows? Yep! Here's How.

Can you wash pillows? Absolutely! In fact, you *should* wash your pillows at least twice a year to extend their lifespan—but mind the way you go about it! What follows is a guide to protecting, washing, drying, and maintaining pillows. Enjoy!

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How Often Should You Wash Your Sheets & Bedding? A Useful Timetable

Don't know how often you are supposed to wash your sheets? Here's the definitive guide! I've even added a helpful timetable and included a bunch of laundering tips. Hurrah!

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Laundry Nightmares—What Am I Doing Wrong?

If you are constantly behind in your laundry, here are some questions to ask yourself. Get ready to conquer your laundry problems!

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How to Wash a Latex Pillow

Many people are suffering from disturbed sleep and other sleeping disorders that may be due to stress brought about by a fast pace life. One of the biggest contributors to such disorders is the kind of pillows you rest on every night.

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Helpful Tips for Laundry Stains

When in doubt, don't put it in the dryer! Extend the life of your wardrobe and table linens with these simple stain removal tips.

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What Causes Those Mysterious Stains on Your Clothes That Appear Only After Washing?

What causes yellow spots on clothes after washing? What causes pink stains on laundry? This article will provide some answers.

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How to Clean Suede and Sheepskin Slippers

Cleaning suede or sheepskin slippers is not difficult if you follow a few simple rules. Don't just throw them in the washing machine. Suede is unlike other materials and requires special treatment.

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Does the Duggar Family Homemade Laundry Detergent Really Work? A Soap Recipe Review

A review of the Duggar family laundry soap recipe and the effectiveness of homemade laundry detergent.

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How to Clean Suede and Faux Suede Shoes

Cleaning suede doesn't need to be difficult or expensive. You can get rid of dirt and dust from suede, both real and faux, at home! Follow these simple instructions to spiff up your suede items.

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How to Wash a Down Comforter or Duvet

This guide will tell you everything you need to know to wash your down comforter or duvet.

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Dry Clean Only? Don’t Be Afraid – It’s Just a Tag!

An explanation on what dry cleaning is and how to get around the process, or at least reduce visits to the dry cleaner.