Tips for Cleaning Cloth Diapers

Cloth Diaper

“Really?” Meaning – are you nuts – when you tell someone you wash cloth diapers by hand. Really, it’s not as horrible as many people imagine. We say, “Kudos to all moms who use cloth diapers and wash them by hand.” Whether you are reducing your carbon footprint, being frugal or just prefer the softness …

Laundry for Military Personnel: How Breathing Washer Can Help

Military Laundy

Cleanliness is the first line of defense against illness from bad bacteria and infections. You can help your military person keep their clothes clean and fresh! Show your love by including a Breathing Mobile Washer in his next care package. We may not consciously think about the off-grid places where our military must serve. Imagine areas without provisions for …

The History of Laundry

Laundry History

Throughout history, millions upon millions of individuals have engaged in the task of doing laundry, or washing their garments. Considered to be one of the oldest and easiest of domestic tasks, it once took an immense amount of time and energy. As time progressed, individuals developed easier methods of doing laundry that did not put …

How to Remove Common Stains

Stain Removal

Accidents happen regularly throughout life. We live, we work, we play – all in our favorite clothing pieces. While we love our clothing, it is inevitable that stains will occur. The good news is, there are several steps that may be taken to successfully eliminate those unsightly, embarrassing, and troublesome spots that find their way from the …

How to Take Better Care of Your Delicates

Hand Wash Delicates

Clothing composed of thin materials such as lace, silk, and cashmere and including accessories such as sequins, frills, and similar items are highly delicate and – in most instances – considered to be “hand washables”. While these gorgeous clothing pieces inspire a high level of desire when observed in fashion boutiques, they experience a high …

The Environmental Impact of Washing Machines

Environmental Impact

It has been over a century since the first electric washing machine was invented. Since then, we’ve moved up to fully automatic machines that can perform complete wash and even drying cycles without any human interaction in-between. These machines are convenient and the technology is often fascinating, however, they have a huge environmental impact, which continues …

Tips for Saving Money on Laundry

Saving Money

We expect sunrise and laundry tomorrow. Sunshine is free for the taking, not so laundry. Just imagine that cash register in your mind ringing up: expensive detergent - cha-ching, perfumed dryer sheets – cha-ching, hot water down the drain – cha-ching, electricity on tilt – cha-ching and so on…..how can you save?! Are you ready to join the green laundry movement and take some simple steps …