Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelling funky. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and one cup vinegar, then a second time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again. Works like a charm!
Use Vinegar and Baking Soda to Recharge Your Towels
DIY Laundry Stain Remover-Hydrogen Peroxide, Dawn Dishsoap and Baking Soda. 3 things everyone pretty much always has on hand. You do 2 parts peroxide and 1 part Dawn and baking soda. I mixed up a lot so I did 1 cup of peroxide and 1/2 cup of the Dawn and soda. Dawn Dish Soap, Cleaning, Stained Removal, Clothing Stain, Stain Remover, Baking Sodas, Hydrogen Peroxide, Babies Clothes, Sets In
My Life in Pink and Green: Pinterest for the win
Once a tiny bedroom, the laundry room houses a touch of Tere's own history—her grandmother's washboards. The baskets are from Kmart and World Market. #laundryroom
Use 2 coat hooks to hang an ironing board so it's out of the way. Laundry room
I like the basket shelves. Sand & Sisal: Laundry Room Makeover
Folding counter with space for everyone's basket of clean clothes below.
For laundry room...instead of the ugly tide bottle, use a drink dispenser for detergent-- If I had open shelves, would consider this
Love this! Laundry room door, shelves and baskets
Every family member has their own laundry bin to take and put away when full.
a recessed box installed into the wall that allows you to push your dryer right up to the wall. Otherwise, you have to leave several inches between the back of the dryer and wall to make way for the bend in the flex hose. New House, House'S Tweaking, House Ideas, Dryer Vent, Dreams House, Future House, Laundry Rooms, Leaves Rooms, Vent Boxes
dryer vent box - allows you to push your dryer against the wall instead of leaving room for hose. Add this to the list for our future house!
How to get out grease-stains that have already been through the dryer... good to know
A shelf...then stuff won't fall behind them. Good idea!
I Like it! How to Build a Laundry Room Drying Rack: Supplies: 2 x 2’ precut birch (1/2 inch thick) Two 1/2 x 2” poplar boards Two 3/8” dowel rods (48” long) Sash lock Narrow loose pin hinges (set of two) D ring hangers for mounting on wall Bracketed hinge for side (or chain with small screw eyes) Three white porcelain knobs Primer and paint of choice Decor, Ideas, Diy Laundry, Organizations, Laundry Racks, Laundry Rooms, Crafts, Rooms Dry, Drying Racks
Great idea for laundry room!