Doing laundry is a chore you just can't ignore. But nevertheless you have to do it every week. One of the worst things about laundry is the fact that it is so elaborate and involves so many steps. From fabric softener to separating your load by colour and fabric there's so much you have to think about. Laundry is essentially an ordeal.
But what if we tell you that there are easier ways to do laundry? In fact there are hacks which you can follow which will make washing clothes less tedious, less time consuming and will also be more productive. Here's presenting the best and cleverest laundry hacks.
1Use dry towels
Do you know laundry dries faster if you use dry towels in the process? Hang dry towels between the rows of wet laundered clothes and you'll see your laundry dried quicker. What happens is that the dry towels absorb the moisture and leads to the clothes drying naturally but faster.
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2Heat up stubborn stains
There are certain types of stains which are very difficult to get rid of. Like dry dirt, oil or sauce. There is a way to get these marks out. You'll need a hairdryer for this. Take the stain and dry it with your hair dryer for at least 2 to 3 minutes. Then after it dries out substantially, use detergent on it and put it in the washer. You'll see the stain goes out if it's heated before its washed.
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3Always use cold water on socks
You should never use hot water to wash socks. Most stains and dirt on our socks are protein-based and are tricky to get out. If you apply hot water to these stains they become more difficult to put out. Therefore you should always wash socks with cold water. Try washing them separately if you have to.
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4How to wash caps?
People are often curious about washing caps as they are scared of messing up the shape. The best way to wash caps is to ditch the washing machine altogether. Use dishwashers instead. Since caps are smaller it should be no problem. Just put the cap on the uppermost shelf of the dishwasher and start the cycle. You will see that your cap is cleaner than a washing machine wash.
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5Removing makeup stains
People unanimously agree that makeup stains are the worst. You'll know if you've ever had a speck of foundation or lipstick on your shirt or jacket and had a tough time getting it out. What you can do is use some shaving cream on it. Just apply some shaving cream on the dirty area with makeup stains and then wash it like you would normally wash it. You'll see that the makeup stains are gone.
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