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Facts You Should Know About Outdoor Clothesline Pole

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Clothes dryers in U.S. homes emit huge amounts of greenhouse gas, CO2, directly or indirectly. They use a considerable amount of energy increasing your utility bills as well. Using an outdoor clothesline pole helps reduce the need for fossil fuel energy and save money in the long run. Hanging laundry on an outdoor clothesline pole is a cost-effective and environment-friendly method of doing the laundry.   It is very easy and inexpensive to install an outdoor clothesline pole in your backyard. You can choose to invest in an outdoor clothesline pole in your balcony or porch and get rid of...

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How to Choose the Perfect Outdoor Clothes Dryer for Drying Laundry

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Washing laundry out to dry on the clothesline may sound like a big task, but it is moments like these when you can spend some quality time with yourself and enjoy the bright sunshine outdoors. Many people living in the suburbs used to dry their clothes using an outdoor clothes dryer. This practice has almost disappeared from most suburbs. In addition to drying clothes, one must be more responsible towards the environment and start using an outdoor clothes dryer for drying the laundry. An electric clothes dryer uses nearly 1,000 kilowatts of electricity annually. The total amount of electricity used...

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Ironing Can Be Fun - Eight Ways to Make Ironing Faster, Easier and More Enjoyable

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If you don’t enjoy ironing, you are not alone. According to a survey of adults living in the United States, ironing is the least favourite household chore overall with 28% of female respondents and 20% of all respondents agreeing that ironing is the task that they enjoy the least. The poll, carried out by Opinium Research on behalf of the financial company, Bright Grey, also found that 25% of respondents avoided doing their ironing for at least one week. If your ironing is piling up too, try these ways of making ironing faster, easier and more enjoyable. Don’t Iron Everything...

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Tips To Help Manage Your Family’s Laundry

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 Life is chaotic enough without adding the never-ending list of household chores. One of the most important, yet difficult household chores is keeping up with the family laundry. Your family’s laundry doesn’t have to take over your life. By following these simple tips, you can gain control of the pile. Wash two loads of laundry every weekday. You may need to adjust this depending on the size of your family. Following this tip will keep you from taking all day Saturday and Sunday to do load after load of laundry. Fold and put away the laundry as soon as it...

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Don't throw away your uses dryer sheets

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5 Surprising Uses for Dryer Sheets Do you enjoy discovering unique uses for traditional household items? Did you know that dryer sheets can be used for numerous purposes in addition to keeping your clothes static-free? Check out the following five surprising ways you can make your dryer sheets do double duty: Use a dryer sheet to remove stuck-on debris from your iron. Plug in your iron, set the temperature to a low heat, and then run your iron over a dryer sheet. Your iron's surface will be debris-free and you can still use the dryer sheet the next time you...

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