Laundry & Laundry Rooms: Most Popular Articles
Learn how to remove dye and color bleeding from clothes.
How to remove yellow underarm stains on clothes.
How to safely wash and clean athletic shoes and sneakers.
Learn how to remove underarm Stains on Dark Shirts
How to remove ink stains from leather clothes, shoes and bags.
Learn how to remove rust stains from different types of fabric. Learn to recognize rust stains before removing stain.
Inexpensive white distilled vinegar can be used in the laundry to whiten, brighten, reduce odor and remove mildew without harsh chemicals. Here's how.
We don't always get just the right hair color on our heads but hair dye stains are never appropriate on our clothes! Learn how to remove hair dye stains.
If you have clothing or linens that have been exposed to bacteria or body fluids, disinfecting the laundry is important to prevent spreading disease. Learn how to disinfect laundry correctly and safely.
Keeping white clothes white is sometimes a challenge. Learn how to whiten yellowed, gray or dingy clothes and linens.
If you are out of laundry detergent and you must wash clothes, there are alternatives you can use in a pinch.
It's time to buy a new washer. Which do you choose: the traditional top load or one of the high-efficiency front or top load washers?
Should you buy a natural gas or electric clothes dryer? Compare features, costs and installation needs.
How to Reduce and Remove Laundry Lint on Clothes.
Learn to select the correct iron temperature when ironing clothes and linens. Different fabrics require different iron temperatures.
Learn how to remove sweat and perspiration stains and odor from clothes.
Stickers are usually easy to remove from clothes until they go through the washer and dryer. Learn how to remove the residue.
Learn how to stop Dye Bleeding from clothes.
Learn the basic steps for how to do laundry - sort clothes, wash clothes, dry clothes.
Why Front Load Washers Smell Bad.
How do I remove dye transfer from clothes
Accidents happen and sweaters shrink. Learn the best ways to save a shrunken wool sweater.
How to remove oil stains - cooking oil, mechanics oil or automotive oil from clothes.
Learn How to Select the Correct Washer Cycle for Clothes.
Shave a sweater? Learn how to remove lint balls and pilling on sweaters.
Baseball caps are both fashionable and utilitarian. Learn how to launder caps and keep them looking their best.
How to find washer dryer iron steamer appliance manuals.
Learn how to remove latex and oil-based paint from clothes.
How to Use Baking Soda in the Laundry to reduce odor, boost detergent and bleach performance, soften clothes, clean irons and green your laundry.
Learn How to Select the Correct Dryer Cycle for clothes.
If your laundry room clothes dryer is not working correctly, check these items before you call the repairman. There are dryer repairs that you can do!
Learn how to Iron Without An Ironing Board
Learn about HE (high efficiency) laundry detergent and how to use it.
Learn the best way to keep your sweaters looking great by hand-washing and reshaping each sweater.
Mildew and mold can cause permanent damage to leather clothes and shoes. Learn how to remove mold and mildew safely and effectively from leather.
Learn about washer problems you can correct before you call the repairman.
Learn how to remove nail polish stains from different types of fabric.
Learn how to restore dingy or yellowed white clothes and keep white clothes white in the laundry.
Tips for selecting the right washer for your home. Should you get a top-load machine or a front-load machine? What size washer should you buy?
One of the newest laundry detergent formulas is HE or high-efficiency detergent. Learn more about HE detergent and when it can be used.
Do you have holes appearing in your clothes? Learn what can cause the problem and how to prevent future holes.
Mildew stains can permanently damage clothes. Learn how to remove the fungus and mildew odor from clothes.
Learn How to Remove Pet Hair from Clothes.
Learn how to clean a clothes washer and remove odor.
New clothes should be washed before wearing to prevent allergic reactions. It is important to wash all baby clothes and linen before using.
How to Identify Causes of Washer Leaks.
Stale cigarette smoke isn't pleasant in clothes and the odor can be hard to remove. Learn how to return freshness to your clothes.
Definition of modal fabric and how to care for modal clothes.
How to care for a team jersey and repair peeling letters.
Washers have lint traps just like dryers. Learn to locate and clean out the washer lint trap to prevent laundry lint.
Suede is an expensive leather that is used in clothing. Learn how to remove stains and keep suede soft and supple.
Should you buy a vented or ventless clothes dryer? Learn how ventless clothes dryer work.
Learn how to clean all types of backpacks.
How to remove stains from clothes in the laundry.
A troubleshooting guide for clothes dryers that won't work correctly.
Learn How to Control Clothes Eating Insects.
Gasoline and diesel fuel are not only dangerous on your clothes, they can be difficult stains and odors to remove. Learn how to remove the stains safely.
Simple steps for sorting laundry by fabric type, color and weight.
Learn about the Best Laundry Detergents for Septic Systems.
Best Detergents For Those With Asthma and Allergies - Fragrance and Dye Free Laundry Detergents
Learn how to handle laundry properly after a bed bug infestation to help remove bed bugs and prevent reinfestation.
Learn how to remove stains from football uniforms and how to keep them looking great.
Natural fur coats need extra care and with some special attention can last for generations.
Steps to take before you tackle laundry duty. What kind of fabric are you working with? What detergent should you use? What kind of stains do you have? What stain remover should you use?
How to care for vinyl and rubber. Stain removal and laundry recommendations for vinyl and rubber fabrics.
How to Make Homemade Laundry Starch and Sizing for Ironing
How to Clean Sheepskin or UGG Boots.
How to calculate the capacity of a washer tub.
Clothes that have been exposed to poison ivy must be handled carefully to prevent spreading the oils that cause a rash to other clothes.
How to launder and care for hand knit sweaters, vests, hats, scarves, mittens and socks.
Learn how to correctly and safely use chlorine and oxygen bleach in the laundry. How to get the best results from using bleach on laundry.
How to Dye Fabric Purple Naturally with basil.
How to Clean a Front Load Washer for Best Results.
How to remove winter salt stains from shoes.
Hard water or water filled with minerals can cause problems in the laundry. Learn how to treat and prevent laundry disasters.
How to remove deodorant stripes on clothes.
Learn how to use white distilled vinegar to reduce sweat odor and stains on clothes.
Perfume is lovely until it is too strong and lingers on your clothes. Learn how to remove perfume odors from clothes.
Laundry Room Jokes for Everyone
Remove Ink Stains From Clothes and Leather - Best Ink Stain Removal
Can I Use Cider Vinegar In The Laundry? Cider or Distilled White Vinegar?
Learn how to be sure that your towels are completely clean.
Crocheted items, whether made with cotton, wool or acrylic yarn, take lots of time and effort. Learn how to take care of them to make them last for years.
Silk garments are delicate and require special care to keep them looking their best.
Ironing with heat that is too high can leave scorch marks on natural fibers. Learn how to remove the scorch marks.
Stain removal in the laundry room is important. There are basic techniques to remember before tackling any stains in the laundry.
Many of us stock up on laundry supplies when they are on sale. How long can you keep detergent before it expires?
Learn super glue and nail glue stain removal tips for your clothes.
Definition of oxygen bleach. What is laundry oxygen bleach?
How do I Remove Lipstick Stains from Clothes
How to Clean Faux Fur Coats and Trim - Care of Fake Fur
Can Natural Detergent Boosters Be Used in HE Washers?
Quilts are time-consuming to make so learn how to wash and care for handmade quilts and wall hangings.
Sunscreen is great for the skin but not for our clothes. Learn how to remove the brown stains that appear on clothes from sunscreen
Learn how to use chlorine bleach effectively and safely in the laundry.
How to Clean a Foam Mattress Pad.
Learn how to use single dose laundry detergent correctly.
Commercial fabric refreshers are expensive. Learn how to make homemade fabric freshener.
Learn how to prevent dark colors from fading in the laundry.
Head lice are never a welcome site. Once you've treated all the heads of the household lean how to handle head lice infected laundry.
How to use baking soda as a natural, green, safe odor reducer for your clothes in the laundry.
Baseball may be America's favorite pastime but not the stains that it brings. Learn how to keep baseball uniforms looking their best.
Learn how to easily remove chewing or bubble gum from clothes and linens.
Learn how to clean, remove stains and care for antique, heirloom and vintage quilts.
Bed pillows should be cleaned regularly. Learn how to clean foam bed pillows.
Glow sticks are great for parties and camping but not when they break and leak onto your clothes and bedding. Learn how to remove glow stick stains.
Learn how to level a washer that shakes, shakes, shakes. Stop washer walking today!
Learn how to reduce wrinkles in clothes and laundry.
Blood stains are unsightly but can be removed easily if treated early. Learn how to remove blood stains safely and correctly.
Rit Color Remover is a first step in dyeing fabrics a new color and removing accidental dye transfers on white clothing.
Tide Pods Laundry Detergent - About.com Laundry Guide Product Review
Rit Dye has been a laundry product for nearly one hundred years. Read a review of Rit Liquid Dye and Rit Dye Fixative.
Read the care labels on each piece of clothing. You'll find the information you need to choose both your water temperature and the type of washing cycle.
Those grease spots that appear on clothes after coming out of the dryer are actually from dryer sheets and fabric softener. Learn how to remove the stains.
A troubleshooting guide for laundry and washer problems.
Outdoor cushions, pillows, canopies and umbrellas take lots of abuse from use and outdoor weather and need to be cleaned to remove dirt and stains.
About.com Laundry product profile of five top clothes steamers.
Wool is a natural fiber and needs special ironing care to keep it looking great for many years.
Learn how to prevent the spread of Athlete's Foot from infected socks in laundry.
Learn how to prevent clothes from shrinking and stretching.
How to clean, remove stains, iron and care for a necktie.
How to Wash An Electric Blanket or Mattress Pad - Electric Blanket Care
Tips for buying an ironing board. What type of ironing board is best for your home?
How do I Remove Mascara Stains from Clothes
Should mens clothes be washed after every wearing? Learn when to wash mens clothes and how to reduce the amount of laundry each week.
Tips for using dry cleaning kits at home. Is DIY dry cleaning the right choice for your clothes?
How to properly iron a necktie to make it last.
Keeping our flag looking its best is a big responsibility. Fortunately, it is easy to keep the Red, White and Blue flying clean and proudly.
Feather bed pillows are soft and comfy but need to be cleaned regularly. Learn how to wash and dry feather pillows.
Learn How to Get the Best from Your Front Load Washer.
If you dislike using chlorine bleach for health or environmental reason, there are green alternatives to help you in the laundry.
How do I Remove Ballpoint Ink from Clothes.
Learn how to remove dirt and stains from leather and faux leather handbags.
Permanent ink is not always permanent on clothes. With some quick action, you may be able to remove the stains.
How to select the best clothes steamer for your home. Learn how to select the correct size steamer for travel, home or professional use.
Lip balm stick in the dryer, how do I remove the stains from clothes?
Cigarettes can, of course, cause burn holes in clothes. But they can also leave yellow nicotine stains on clothes and drapes and linens. Learn how to remove the yellow cigarette smoke stains.
Ink from pens left in pockets can stain your appliances and transfer back to clean clothes. Learn how to remove the ink from a washer or dryer before it does any damage.
About.com Laundry product profile of the top travel clothes steamers.
How to Whiten Dingy White Clothes
How to Wash and Care for a swimsuit.
PitStop Underarm Stain Remover - About.com Laundry Guide Review
Termites eat more than wood and can cut holes in your clothes.
Learn how to use white distilled vinegar as a natural, green product to remove mildew from clothes and laundry appliances.
How to disconnect and move a washer washing machine.
How to Clean Polyester Filled Bed Pillows
How to clean and store leather coats and jackets.
How to wash sheets, pillows, quilts, blankets and mattress pads.
How to Remove Self Tanner Stains from Clothes - Self-Tanner Stain Removal
About.com Laundry shares how to make Homemade Detergent for Wool Clothes and Linens.