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A Sixth Sense for Doing Laundry

Did you know that about 90% of the energy in a typical laundry cycle is spent heating the water? While hot water may be necessary for certain stains or for running a sanitizing/allergen cycle, using hot water to do laundry is a waste of energy. Plus, washing clothing in cold water allows fabrics to retain their color and strength longer. I love it when my husband helps around the house, but he mistakenly believes ┬álaundry … Read entire article »

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