How To Retrieve Your Missing Socks from your washer!

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The missing socks magician show is not the magic show you want to be part of. Since socks are such a small clothing item, they sometimes will end up slipping in between the inner and outer drum of the washing machine during the spin cycle. We can never be certain that your washer ate your socks but this is very likely and definitely worth investigating!

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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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Washers: Which Setting Should You Use?

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Washers feature different settings for a reason. The settings you choose affect the longevity of your garments. Find out what these settings on your washing machine mean for a good laundry cycle.

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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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Why does my washing machine smell bad?

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Ever go to switch a load of laundry from the washer to dryer and realize how bad your washer smells?! Don’t worry! Washer mildew and odors is a common complaint among homeowners and sometimes it’s caused by the detergent we use. However, it isn’t hard to get rid of the smell, through a few simple steps and changing your maintenance habits for your washing machine you can have it smelling brand new!

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How Much Detergent Should You Use?

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Did you know using too much detergent will leave your clothes dirty? The base components of detergent work in precise concentrations. For example, when those concentrations exceed the level it can cause a laundry disaster.

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Surprising Items you can throw in your washing machine

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Have you ever been stuck doing laundry because you were unsure of what you can and cannot wash in your washing machine? Many home owners assume that only clothing and bedding can be washed in your washer, they believe that if they put anything other than clothing it will break down and they will need to repair their washing machine. Although you can’t put everything in your washer, here are some items you would never think to wash in your washing machine!

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