Laundry In Cleaning
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Vomit Isn't Washing Machine Friendly — Plus, Other Laundry Dos and Don'ts
Smelly washer crisis averted.
May 28, 2022
A Guide to How (and When) to Wash Your Towels
Because no one likes a scratchy, dingy towel.
May 27, 2022
How to Get Nail Polish Stains Out of Clothes
According to a laundry pro.
May 21, 2022
As a Mom of 5 Active Kids, These Are the Laundry Products I Swear By
Laundry consumes my life, but this arsenal helps me get it all done.
May 13, 2022
The 9 Cardinal Sins of Stain Removing
Here's how to make sure you get a stain out without ruining your clothes.
Apr 22, 2022
I Tried the Fancy Detergent Trending on TikTok
Who wouldn't want to know what "laundry nirvana" feels like? Here's how it went.
Apr 16, 2022
The $2 Find This Pro Baker Swears By for Removing Stubborn Stains (Including Turmeric!)
It's a sensitive-skin-friendly (and delicates-friendly) stain-removing solution.
Apr 13, 2022
I’ve Used This Stain Remover on Everything from Clothes to Furniture and It’s Truly Magic in a Bottle
The spot cleaner that made me believe in cliches.
Mar 31, 2022
This Space-Saving Rolling Cart Is the Storage Solution I Didn’t Know I Needed
And I love the no-tools-needed assembly.
Mar 17, 2022
My Boyfriend Introduced Me to This Commercial Steamer and I’m Never Going Back to Cheap Steamers
While it might be a bit of an indulgence with its $100 price tag, for me, it's well worth the money.
Mar 11, 2022
This Smart Tip Makes Washing Your Sheets So Much Easier
While there's nothing quite like slipping into a set of freshly-washed sheets, getting them to that freshly-washed state can be a bit of a chore.
Feb 3, 2022
The Only Thing You Really Need to Wash This Weekend
Weekend Projects
We're talking about the "clothes chair" and you probably know what we mean.
Jan 21, 2022
I Use This Miraculous Stain Remover on Everything and It Works Every Time (Bonus: It’s on Sale!)
It gets out red wine, blood, grease, sauces, and so much more!
Jan 20, 2022
The Best Clothing Steamers You Can Buy Right Now
These editor-tested finds will remove wrinkles in minutes.
Jan 19, 2022
Samsung Is Developing a Washing Machine That Helps Combat Microplastic Waste
Samsung says that the Patagonia collaboration is the latest in a long line of steps Samsung is taking to create long-lasting appliances that improve environmental sustainability.
Jan 8, 2022
This Portable Hamper is So Stylish, I Never Put It Away When Guests Come Over
This laundry basket made our Best List. Here's why I loved it.
Jan 6, 2022
Watch This Laundry Chute In a Single-Story House Teleport Clothes
Delaney Rose went viral on TikTok after she shared her single-level home’s most unique feature: a laundry chute that can teleport clothes.
Jan 5, 2022
6 Stain-Removing Tricks Costumers Swear By
To help you become a star stain buster, we asked seasoned costumers and stylists for their best tips and trips.
Dec 25, 2021
I’m Using My Throw Blanket a Lot This Season — Should That Change How I Clean It?
Like your furniture and your bedding, throw blankets need the occasional washing for maintenance and longevity.
Dec 22, 2021
Why You Should Leave Your Washing Machine Door Open
Appliances like washing machines are particularly sensitive to mold growth.
Dec 9, 2021
8 Expert-Approved Tips for Making Basement Laundry Less Miserable
From chic storage solutions to better lighting, here's how to upgrade a drab basement laundry space.
Dec 8, 2021
One Genius Way to “Declutter” All the Clothes and Sheets You Can’t Donate
A TikTok video has the perfect hack that's a win-win for you AND the environment.
Dec 1, 2021
The $40 IKEA Storage System that Changed Laundry Sorting Forever
Sorting laundry is my own personal hell. Until now.
Nov 29, 2021
Why Everyone Should Keep a Toothbrush in Their Laundry Room
It’s such a tiny addition, but it makes such a big difference — and it’s way cheaper and less wasteful than buying a whole new laundry brush.
Nov 27, 2021
I Tried This Miracle Soap That Swears It Can Remove All Sorts of Stains — Here’s How It Went
It's my go-to for stains — and keeping my hands super soft — from now on.
Nov 16, 2021
Make Your Laundry Room Feel Bigger With One Quick Switch
This TikTok blew my mind, and it might blow yours too.
Nov 15, 2021
How Many Sheet Sets Should You Own?
Well, it depends. But we came up with 10 different lifestyle scenarios (kids? allergies? access to easy laundry?) and asked experts to weigh in with a real answer for each.
Nov 9, 2021
This Sleek Hamper Holds Twice as Much as My Old Laundry Basket and Is so Much Easier to Carry
Sorry to my old hamper, but you've been replaced!
Oct 28, 2021
This Weekend is Your Chance to Catch Up on One Important Bit of Housekeeping
Weekend Projects
Believe me, I've tried the tricks to get it done in a regular routine. But it's still too overwhelming.
Oct 15, 2021
4 Ways Any Parent Can Tackle a Never-Ending Mountain of Laundry
Here are some tips to help you reclaim your couch for resting, not folding.
Oct 12, 2021
6 Laundry Tips for People Who Hate Laundry
They're designed to make your next load of laundry quicker, more effective, and — yes — even pleasant.
Oct 8, 2021
7 Laundry Tips for People with Sensitive Skin
Having sensitive skin isn’t just a health issue; it’s a lifestyle. It can impact what cosmetics you buy and what materials you wear. It can even influence the way you do your laundry.
Oct 4, 2021
5 Ways to Take Your Cleaning Routine Outdoors and Enjoy This Weather
Definitely don't spend all your perfect weather energy on cleaning, but also don't let the weather go to waste, even when you have to clean.
Oct 4, 2021
Experts' 8 Greatest Hacks of All Time for Organizing Your Dresser Drawers
Next to a closet, a dresser can be the ultimate storage hero. But with all the room available in a drawer-filled hulk of furniture, there’s also ample opportunity for clutter to accumulate.
Sep 29, 2021
You Won't Believe the Random Items People Have Found in Their Laundry
If you’ve ever picked up your clothes from the laundromat or taken out your laundry from your own dryer only to spot something that didn’t belong, then you know how surprising and potentially unsettling it can be.
Sep 27, 2021
This 5-Step Method is the Best Way to Declutter Your Clothes
Decluttering Cure
This method helps you make the best choices about the things you love having in your life and in your wardrobe.
Sep 25, 2021
This Innovative Wash Bag Solves One of My Biggest Laundry Problems
It can sit in the car for hours without releasing a scent!
Sep 21, 2021
10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Put in the Laundry Machine
Doing the laundry is all about repeating best practices. But sometimes it’s okay to rethink your tried-and-true washing routine.
Sep 20, 2021
One Good Thing: The Simple Effective Hand Powered Breathing Mobile Clothes Washer
Welcome back to One Good Thing! This week I got a tip from a friend that there was a new trend around washing your clothes at home with this thing called the Breathing Mobile Washer. At first, I was skeptical and I also thought it looked like a plunger, but then I tested it and found it to be a surprisingly smart new tool for the home. Why?
Sep 17, 2021
How to Clean Vintage and Recycled Clothes, According to Experts
The next best thing to scoring a fantastic secondhand find is being able to make it last. 
Sep 15, 2021
This Popular Laundry Hamper Doubled My Bathroom Storage Without Taking Up Extra Space
The shelf makes this double hamper a 3-in-1 deal!
Sep 13, 2021
No, You Do Not Need to Get Rid of Your "Laundry Chair"
You know the one: that beautiful, decorative chair you splurge on for the corner of your bedroom. It’s sleek, it’s sophisticated, it makes you feel like the has-it-all-together lead heroine in a Nancy Meyers flick — and it’s truly impeccable at collecting clothing.
Sep 13, 2021
The 10 Worst Stains, Ranked — and How to Get Them Out
From chocolate to red wine to paint to makeup, a lot of substances can become a headache once they come into contact with clothing. But how do they stack up against each other? 
Sep 6, 2021
4 Reasons That Stain Isn't Budging (and How to Fix It)
If you learn to avoid these pitfalls, you'll greatly increase your chances of rescuing your favorite shirt.
Sep 6, 2021
When the World Feels Like It's Devolving into Chaos, Fold Some Socks
During the pandemic, I began ritualizing the sorting of the socks, turning it into a meditative, mindful moment.
Sep 1, 2021
10 Tips You Learn About Laundry in the First Year of Parenthood
While there’s no way to make washing a mountain of baby laundry fun, there are little tricks that will make it bearable. And luckily, new parents like nothing more than sharing their hard-earned words of wisdom. 
Aug 30, 2021
3 Myths About Washing Denim That Too Many People Believe (Plus 2 That Are True)
If you want your investment pieces to last, it’s a good idea to practice extra care when washing your denim—but not everything you hear has merit. Here, we asked laundry experts to set the record straight.
Aug 30, 2021
I Ditched My Ironing Board for This Space-Saving Find — And It’s Only $15!
Finally: a suitable surface to iron your clothes that doesn't hog space.
Aug 27, 2021
7 Reasons a Steamer Is Better Than an Iron
While they technically accomplish the same thing—de-wrinkling your clothes—steamers and irons have quite a few differences.
Aug 23, 2021
A Viral TikTok Expert on How to Fold the Hardest-to-Fold Clothes and Linens
The organizer extraordinaire’s TikTok videos, in which she details genius ways to simplify your laundry routine and fold the most stubborn pieces of clothing, have earned her 1.5 million followers. 
Aug 23, 2021
The Internet Is Obsessed with “Laundry Stripping” — but There’s an Easier Way to Get Cleaner Towels
This expert says if you’re doing your laundry correctly, you shouldn’t actually need to strip it.
Aug 23, 2021
2 Laundry Techniques You Need to Know if You're Tie-Dying This Summer
Your usual stain-removing techniques don't really work with tie-dye.
Aug 23, 2021
7 Unexpected Ways Smart People Sort Their Laundry
You should choose whatever method seems to fit your lifestyle and your wardrobe.
Aug 23, 2021
When You Rinse Your Swimsuit in the Shower on Vacation, Is That... Enough?
We asked a laundry expert, and he gave us two hygienic methods for washing swimwear away from home: the proper way, and the easy way.
Aug 23, 2021
70 People Sent Me Stain Removing Tips. More Than a Third Praised This Product
According to these fans, the common kitchen staple is a stain-removal powerhouse — and that goes for essentially any type of stain, from greasy salad dressing to set-in avocado.
Aug 18, 2021
5 Hacks for Dealing with Sand in Your Clothes
Here’s how experts purge grit from their clothes and prevent it from popping up in unpleasant spots — including the washing machine.
Aug 16, 2021
How to Get Rid of Grass Stains
A four-step playbook for removing grass stains after a rowdy day outdoors.
Aug 16, 2021
6 Ways to Make Changing Your Bed Linens a Little Less Painful
Why is it that getting into a freshly made bed is one of life’s simple pleasures, but the process of removing and putting on new bed linens feels like such a laborious chore?
Aug 16, 2021
Designing a Laundry Room? Don’t Forget These 9 Things
I went straight to the pros — that is, people who design, launder, and organize for a living — to get their takes on the essentials for any laundry room space.
Aug 16, 2021
8 Genius Laundry Tips from a Butcher, Potter, and Other Frequently Stained Pros
Eight people who work in and around what could be considered “messy” professions, from a potter to a plumber, a butcher to a drag performer, share their tips and tricks for avoiding stains while on the job and dealing with the cleanup when the clothes hit the laundry room. 
Aug 16, 2021
Do You Really Have to "Lay Flat to Dry’"?
Laundry experts explain why some clothing tags suggest laying flat to dry in the first place, if you can get away with ignoring the instruction, and how to truly best go about drying these items.
Aug 16, 2021
You Should Pour Vinegar into Your Washing Machine — Here’s Why
Is there anything you can't handle with vinegar?
Aug 12, 2021
A Dry Cleaner Wants You to Stop Making These 6 Common Stain-Removing Mistakes
You remember the time that dollop of meat sauce landed on your white shirt and you started rubbing it vigorously with seltzer to try to get the stain out? That might not have been your best move.
Aug 12, 2021
There’s One Laundry Step I Always Skip, and It Cuts My Folding Time in Half
It doesn't matter if you're doing laundry for two or seven, there's one nagging thing that turns the task into a chore and something that takes longer than it needs to: inside-out clothes.
Aug 12, 2021
Your Detergent Bottle Is Working Against You — and Your Wallet
As it turns out, the majority of people have probably been using far too much laundry detergent for far too long.
Aug 12, 2021
7 Laundry Products You Need to Prolong the Life of Your Clothes
Keep your clothes looking like new with these tips.
Aug 10, 2021
This Is the Worst Time to Do Your Laundry (At Least in Some Cities)
When it’s dreary outside, I usually hunker down and do household chores. But not anymore!
Aug 10, 2021