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Removing Sunscreen Stains From Clothing

Summer is getting closer, which means we'll be spending more time outdoors and using sunscreen to protect our skin from the sun's harmful UV rays. Unfortunately when applying or re-applying sunscreen you can sweep the lotion across your swimsuit, shirt or towel without knowing until it dries and...
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Dreaded Household Chores Have A Way Of Reducing Your Overall Stress

As we head back to work this week, most likely after a dreaded weekend house-cleaning binge, those mundane tasks may have done your body some good! It is becoming apparent that high levels of the stress hormone cortisol can wreak havoc on your body. Research ash shown that simple tasks, such as...
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How Long Can You Leave Wet Clothes In The Washer?

The one chore that never ends is laundry and with all those loads needing washing and drying, there are times when wet clothes are left in the washing machine. Wither you chose not to place wet clothes in the dryer of an empty house due to the fire risk or starting a load in the washer just before...
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Use A Laundry Mesh Mag For Small Items In Your Dishwasher

When you bought a laundry mesh bag, most likely it was to protect delicate fabrics in the wash. Perhaps it was to keep small items, like socks, from disappearing into the laundry abyss. But that seemingly single task mesh bag can serve a purpose in your dishwasher. Just like in your clothes washer...
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Use A Laundry Mesh Mag For Small Items In Your Dishwasher

When you bought a laundry mesh bag, most likely it was to protect delicate fabrics in the wash. Perhaps it was to keep small items, like socks, from disappearing into the laundry abyss. But that seemingly single task mesh bag can serve a purpose in your dishwasher. Just like in your clothes washer...
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Things We Clean Too Much

Many times we focus of items that are not cleaned but there are some things you can clean too much and that can be an expensive lesson and perhaps be a hazard for good health. Did you know that spraying wood cleaner on furniture too often can make it dirtier? The wax used in many sprays can create...
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Summertime Laundry Hacks To Keep You Cool

Nothing sounds less appealing than sweating away while your clothes are being cleaned and while we can get away with a couple of extra wears in the cooler months, the hot and humid summer months doesn't allow for a lot of easy re-wears. So here are a few tricks that'll make laundry go a little...
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Riding Your Clothes And Bedding Of Pet Hair Involves Using The Dryer First

Spring is here and we say hello to warmer temperatures and your dog says goodbye to their winter coat. While tumbleweeds of hair roll across your floor, those same fibers can be a chore removing from bedding, clothing and even their own bedding. Come to find out all that pet hair can be a time bomb...
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Never Wash Your Denim Jeans Again!

Good news for those who are not fond of washing clothes. When it comes to your denim jeans, you shouldn't wash them, EVER! Thanks to a college student's experiment you can subtract your jeans from the wash. He wore a pair of “raw denim" jeans" every day for 15 months. Many unique characteristics of...
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Here Is Why You Should Buy A Clothes Washer And Dryer Now

: Now is the best time to buy laundry machines. It isn't just an advertisement of a sale it's the advice from many economists who say washing and drying machines will become more expensive in the United States. As part of the recently passed tax reform, a new import tax was included for all foreign...
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