Do your whites keep fading? Don’t use the bleach, use this easy tip to brighten them quick: When you’re doing laundry, add 1/4 cup of lemon juice to your cycle to immediately brighten your whites
how to clean a top loading washing machine. Supposed to be doing this twice a year, this would be great to do after buying a secondhand machine or moving into an apartment!
Wash your towels in hot water with a cup of vinegar, and then run again in hot water with a half-cup of baking soda. That will strip your towels from all of that residue and mildew smell and will actually leave them feeling fluffy and smelling fresh. ***Do not add laundry detergent to either wash. Just once with vinegar and once with baking soda. *** This trick also works well with wet bathing suits that were left to dry.