Posts Tagged ‘laundry care’

  • April 26, 2016

    Is your bra making you look 10 years older?

    If your breasts sag, stray, or look uneven, you may want to look at how you’re washing your bras. As it turns out, the maltreatment bras receive in the wash can greatly impact their ability to do what they’re designed to do–support and lift! A bra that’s improperly cared for can lead to sagging or …

  • April 12, 2016

    Rinse Your Laundry Once, Not Twice!

    Rinse Your Laundry Once, Not Twice! If you or a family member suffers from sensitive skin, you may have grown accustomed to the tedious, time-consumptive, and water-wasting practice of rinsing laundry not once, but twice, just to get rid of the icky residue left behind by most top-shelf conventional laundry detergents. You know the drill. …

  • March 11, 2016

    Is Your Laundry Detergent Causing Your Rash?

    Many people are sensitive to the chemicals found in laundry detergent, and if you have a suspicious rash that you think may be related to the detergent you use to keep your family’s laundry clean, you’re not alone. Both children and adults who are sensitive to traditional laundry detergent’s icky chemicals, dyes, perfumes, and other …

  • January 21, 2016

    How to Keep Your Clothes Safe During the Drying Process: The Perfect Dryer Settings

    Grimy whites, faded colors, pilling sweaters, and delicates that no longer feel so… delicate. This is what happens to your clothing when you do not put them on the correct dryer settings.  Various fabrics and styles all need to be treated differently because some are more fragile than others. Knowing the perfect dryer settings  — …

  • September 15, 2015

    Your Room by Room Fall Cleaning Checklist

    Tidying up for fall is a great way to stay organized and not feel overwhelmed! Beyond vacuuming, dusting, wiping down counter-tops and washing clothes, this is the time to deep clean some areas that are extra dirty from the summer season.   Before you start cleaning, take a quick look to see if you have …

  • August 6, 2015

    Is Your Laundry Causing “The Rash?”

    The Nightmare!  It was a nightmare. My 5 year old ran into my bedroom crying, His skin hurt and he couldn’t stop itching. I pulled up his shirt. I was shocked!  His back and chest were full of tiny red bumps. No wonder he was upset. I wanted to cry too. He looked like he …

  • July 13, 2015

    Improper Storage Can Lead to Ruined Clothes: What to Hang and What to Fold

      There’s nothing more frustrating than taking out your favorite Nordstrom tank-top from the closet to discover wrinkles, stretches and general wear and tear. Let’s face it, you don’t always have time to iron before heading out. Store your clothes properly and take care of your garments now so you won’t have to do damage …

  • July 8, 2015

    Laundry Pods Not Dissolving? 6 Steps On How to Use Laundry Pods

    Laundry pods sometimes get a bad reputation. Issues surrounding dissolvability in different water types (soft vs. hard) and different temperatures (cold vs. warm) are enough for us to say forget it – hand over the liquid. Don’t make the switch just yet. Laundry pods are time efficient – they’re perfectly proportioned for you to throw …

  • June 29, 2015

    7 Ways to Remove Odor from Exercise Clothes

    You’re at the end of your rope cleaning his running gear that never seems to smell fresh and clean like they used too. You’re getting ready to bid farewell to your favorite sports bras that are branded with sweat stains, no matter how many times you throw them in the wash. Don’t throw them out …

  • June 17, 2015

    How to Remove the 5 Most Common Summer Cookout Stains

    Summertime means it’s cookout season! Bring on the sun, fun, and delicious food. Things are bound to get a little messy, but it’s no problem with these quick and eco-responsible stain removal recipes. See how fast and easy it can be to remove the top 5 summer cookout stains! 1 | Ketchup Ketchup is unarguably …

  • June 16, 2015

    8 Easy Tips For Swimwear Care All Season Long

      Thank goodness it’s swimsuit season! Time to break out our favorite water wear and relax under the sun. The only thing that could put a damper on swimsuit season is worn-out swimwear; is there anything more frustrating than a swimsuit losing its perfect fit in the laundry? Make sure you know these laundry how-tos …

  • March 20, 2015

    Blossom into Spring With This Easy Cleaning Guide

      To mark the FIRST DAY OF SPRING we are excited to share our Spring Cleaning Guide! Fall and Spring Cleaning are the two largest cleaning events of the year, and we know that it can be overwhelming. That’s why we decided to share this comprehensive, easy to follow guide with all of you. From supplies, …

  • March 11, 2015

    Free Laundry Care Symbol Guide – Caring for Clothes

    Washing your clothes can be a tricky task! There are so many symbols on clothing tags, sheets, and towels, it is overwhelming! What looks like a cup, a triangle, a square, an iron, and a question mark means so much more than most people know. If you want your clothing to come out of the …

  • February 10, 2015

    The Short on the Sort! Laundry Sorting Made Simple

    Everything you need to know about sorting laundry the right way!