The Dutchman's Laundry

Laundry Tips and Tricks

Five ways to optimize laundry day with pre-wash laundry detergent

We all want to make laundry day easier and more efficient. We don’t want to feel like we spent all day doing laundry. To help you out, we would like to give you five tips on how to optimize your laundry day by using pre-wash laundry detergent. 1. Pretreat Your Stains Pretreating stains is vital […]

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How to Keep Your Clothes Looking New

If you are like most people, you love new clothes. They fit well, the colors are bright, and they make you feel good! You proudly wear them with their newness bringing you great joy and then you give them their first wash. You hurry to the dryer and they come out looking like something that […]

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How Much Detergent Should I Be Using?

When we step into a laundromat for the first time, we are all a little uncertain about how to use the washers.  There are so many different brands, sizes, and styles. We don’t know which slot the detergent goes into, or the softener, or the bleach.  We have to take a few extra minutes to […]

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The Best Way to Wash Clothes to Get them Clean!

I don’t know about you, but I always struggle with getting my clothes as clean and fresh smelling as I like.  The whites seem to look dingy after the first few washes and the pretty, colored clothes lose their sharp colors after the first wash, or so it seems, so I decided to put together […]

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5 Tips for Drying Clothes Faster

I can never seem to find enough time in the day to get everything done and laundry is one of those things! I am not sure which part of doing laundry is the worst. Reaching my hands into my little boys’ pockets to see what treasures they have stored in there to surprise me, folding […]

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How to Wash Blankets and Large Comforters

Oh, no.  You’ve done it again. You thought that since you’re all grown up, eating in bed is fine.  You can watch your favorite movie and have a snack at the same time.  Right? I mean, you’ve already seen the movie, so surely you can glance away every once in awhile to make sure that […]

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How to use a laundromat to improve your laundry routine

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Have you ever been overwhelmed by your laundry? You know, every bedroom has a full hamper of dirty clothes, there are several baskets of laundry to fold and put away, and the bathroom towels haven’t been washed in who-knows-how-long! Laundry can quickly get out of control and the amount of time and effort it takes […]

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10 Ways to Save Time and Reduce Wrinkles when Drying Clothes

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At the end of the day, have you ever wondered where all of your time went and why there is still so much to do? I often have. The list of jobs to do around the house never seems to get any shorter. Every time I cross one thing off, another thing makes its way […]

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