What happens when you overload your washing machine?

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Let’s face it, no one likes doing laundry and there is nothing worse than having a mountain of clothing overflowing your laundry baskets. Our first instinct is to throw all our laundry into one load and it’s easy to do so because everything can squeeze! Many homeowners don’t realize overloading their washing machine can damage it and damaged the efficiency of your washer.

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Are You Loading Your Washer Correctly?

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Doing laundry seems easy because all you have to do is shove all of your clothes into the washer and press the start button right? Wrong.  Just because you are putting a huge load of laundry in the wash at once does not mean that it will get the efficient washing it’ll need.

Here are some tips to remember when doing your laundry:

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Are You Overloading or Under Loading Your Washer?

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Let’s face it – no one likes doing their own laundry. There is nothing worse than having a mound of clothing overflowing your laundry basket. It is our first instinct to throw as much as we can into one load so we can get back to our daily routines. It is hard not to overcrowd your machine – surely everything can squeeze! Although this may be true, overloading can actually damage your washing machine and affect the efficiency of the wash. Surprisingly it is not just overloading that can affect the performance of your washing machine. Under loading can also cause problems for your washer.

Here are some quick loading tips to keep your washer running smoothly.

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