How To Choose Your Washer Settings Without Destroying Your Clothes

July 17th, 2017

Most of us learned the hard way during our teenage years about clothes washer settings (red socks + white shirt mishaps, anyone?). But there are lessons beyond separating our colors from our whites. Find out what those temperature and cycle settings on your washing machines actually mean for an optimal laundry cycle. Temperature Modern washers […]

The Top Five Most Expensive T-Shirts in the World

June 9th, 2017

Your beautiful body deserves the best of everything, and nothing stands out like beautiful and good quality clothing. After all, many people judge by appearances, and your dressing says a lot about you. If you are one to fancy casual wear, then you know that nothing stands out more than your t-shirt. To this end, […]

Break These Bad Laundry Habits

May 22nd, 2017

  Lengthen the life span of your washing machine by ditching these bad practices Who hasn’t let the occasional wet load sit overnight? But if a one-time oops! becomes a routine occurrence, you just might be shortening the life span of your washer. Here, three habits to rethink. You overload You may believe you’re saving […]

How to Use A Laundromat

May 4th, 2017

Although laundromats seem fairly self-explanatory, it’s not as simple as just gathering your quarters and clothes. There are many useful tips for optimizing your laundromat experience that even a regular laundromat user might not think about. Follow the steps below to make the most of your coin laundry visit. Using the Laundromat You Will Need: Coins […]

Laundry in the NFL: Yes, It Gets Dirty

April 7th, 2017

Equipment managers look for best ways to remove uniform stains, prevent yellowing CHICAGO — The NFL regular season is over and only two teams remain: the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots. Most people are debating which team is going to win the Super Bowl. Folks in the laundry and linen services industry, on the […]

How to Never Worry About Grease Stains Again

March 10th, 2017

Lestoil or Pine Sol This is my personal favorite, and the one that I personally use when a grease stain sullies an item of clothing in my care: Dab the stain with a bit of Lestoil or Pine Sol, and then launder as usual, remembering to pull the garment out of the wash to air […]

How to remove grass stains

February 27th, 2017

It’s always a joy to watch kids playing outside on a lush green lawn, but it’s never fun to discover a grass stain or two on the seat or knees of their pants afterwards. Removing grass stains from clothes or fabric Grass stains will come out with prompt laundering and stain treatment. Some other techniques […]

Tips For Using a Laundromat

February 17th, 2017

You Will Need: Coins Laundry supplies Travel containers A plastic bag Disinfectant wipes Steps to Use the Laundromat: Shop around. Find the location of several laundromats in a close vicinity and visit each one before choosing your preferred location. Take note of which types of machines are available – front load or top load washers, […]

What Are the Causes of a Washing Machine Leaking Water?

February 1st, 2017

Water drains out as a washing machine spins after washing or rinsing clothes. If the machine only leaks during these cycles, you can likely rule out damaged water supply hoses. These hoses would drip water continuously. Pin down the problem by unplugging the machine and opening the cabinet so you can investigate the source of […]

How to Wash Bed Sheets

January 9th, 2017

Your bed should be a calm and peaceful retreat. You deserve ultimate comfort in perfectly clean and nice smelling, fresh sheets. Just follow these tips on how to wash bed sheets and enjoy a brilliant night’s sleep on your freshly washed pillows. Night, night! Read all labels to be sure you don’t have any specific cleaning […]

6 Big Mistakes You Make Washing Sheets

November 18th, 2016

There’s nothing better than sliding into a bed covered in freshly washed sheets, but getting to that end-of-day treat certainly takes effort. Avoid these common missteps to ensure you get a great night’s sleep on laundry day. 1. You wait too long between washes. Sheets don’t wear like your gym shorts or favorite jeans, but […]

How Many Gallons of Water Does the Average Washing Machine Hold When Full?

September 30th, 2016

  There are a few types of washing machines available today, and one of the major differences between them is how much water they use when full. Energy-efficient washers use significantly less water than normal washers, and this may be important if you’re considering buying a new washer. Washers with a low Water Factor or […]

10 Tips for Washing Clothes at the Laundromat

September 21st, 2016

Living without a washer and dryer sucks big time, let me tell you.  First, it stinks to have to “sit with your laundry.”  I have distracted myself with a couple of trips to the Dollar Store in between loads, but honestly, the appeal is wearing off quickly.   Also, for the record, I am pretty […]

The Original Homemade Laundry Detergent

June 14th, 2016

This is the ORIGINAL homemade laundry detergent recipe, all others only imitate what you’ll find here. Note: No time or desire to make your own laundry detergent? You can always purchase a great natural brand like this. When we first set out to make our own homemade laundry detergent we thought it would be difficult and time consuming […]

5 benefits of dry cleaning?

June 3rd, 2016

While some people may consider professional dry cleaning a luxury, if you’re someone who understands the benefits of dry cleaning, you know it’s a necessity. Dry cleaning offers benefits that you can’t get from cleaning clothing at home. Although not every piece of clothing requires dry cleaning, taking care of those items that do is […]

How to Fix A Washer That Shakes and Moves

April 26th, 2016

A broken washer means disaster in most homes which is why we’ve created this repair guide to help you fix a washer that shakes and moves. While a washing machine repair may seem discouraging, millions of our customers have told us it’s actually pretty easy! To get you started, we’ve made a list of the […]

How to Get the Washing Machine to Stop Rocking

February 25th, 2016

If your washing machine is rocking or even moving across the floor as if it were alive, fear not — a slight adjustment to the legs can take care of that. Even the most expensive washing machine models rock if the machine is on an uneven surface or if the feet are not level. Over […]

How to Keep Whites White

February 12th, 2016

Having a hard time keeping your white clothes white? Below are a few methods that should help you maintain your white clothes and help keep them looking their best. Method #1 Keeping White Fabrics Separated Separate your white clothes and fabrics from your dark clothes before doing the laundry. Washing white and dark clothes, towels, sheets, […]

4 ways to get the cleanest clothes possible

February 9th, 2016

Even the best detergent can’t make up for bad laundry practices. Throw a red shirt in with your sheets and you’re now in the pink. Mix and match fabric types and you’ll end up with lint on your best blouse. Here are four rules to live by from the laundry pros at Consumer Reports plus […]

You’re Buying Your Sheets Wrong. We’re Here To Help.

July 30th, 2015

Consider this the Martha Stewart equivalent of finding out Santa isn’t real, or that SPF 100 really won’t work. You ready for this? A higher thread count doesn’t mean you’re buying a better quality sheet. Yes, higher does NOT mean better. Believe us, we were as shocked as you. We wanted to get to the […]

How to Store Your Clothes Properly

March 27th, 2015

Are you tired of seeing your clothes piled up on the bedroom chair? Do you wonder why your garments require ironing every time you put them on? Better yet, have you ever stretched out your favorite sweater by hanging it? If so, it’s high time for you to learn how to fold and hang your […]

Does thread count really matter in sheets?

January 8th, 2015

There are a few factors that should be thought of when deciding to purchase a good pair of sheets. Does Thread count really mater? Learn more below! “Thread count is an overrated issue when considering sheets. Quality of cotton is far more important. More cotton does not mean a better sheet. When considering new sheets, […]

Stain Removal

December 19th, 2014

Whether it’s a new or well-worn, treasured garment, everyone hates to have clothing stains. We understand, and will always use our best efforts to make clothing stains go away. Sometimes it’s pretty easy – sometimes not. Either way, we have the professional expertise to do the job. Successful removal of clothing stains depends largely on […]

What are the Benefits of Dry Cleaning?

December 5th, 2014

When the label says Dry Clean Only, people generally follow suit, but may not understand why it’s so important! Dry cleaning will keep your clothes looking their best. Here are some the benefits of dry cleaning over machine/hand washing: 1. Less abrasive than machine washing and the solvent used is easy on your clothes. Learn […]

Does It Matter What Laundry Detergent I Use?

October 27th, 2014

Actually, yes, it does matter which laundry detergent you buy. While the difference between brands doesn’t matter much in the end, certain choices can have a serious impact. Most concerns depend on your needs. Detergents with Fragrances Irritate Sensitive Skin Detergents come with all sorts of scents, so you want to pick one you like—unless […]