If you’re struggling with washing machine odor in your front load washer or just hoping to avoid it; here are a few simple tips to ensure you always have a fresh washer.
note: Many users like to leave the washer door ajar to lessen odor. It does lessen odor by drying out the odor-causing residue but makes it more difficult to remove. Also, the residue is still present upon the next wash. If your washer smells with the door open or closed - it's time to cl..
Odor in your washing machine or laundry can sometimes be difficult to get rid of. Rather than mask the odor with fragrance, this article will give tips on how to get rid of the source of that mildew odor and keep it away!
Note: Many users like to leave the washer door open to get rid of mildew odor. It does lessen odor by drying out the odor-causing residue but makes it more difficult to remove. Also, the residue is still present upon the next wash. &nbs..
This article will address common customer questions on what the best washer is to avoid mold odor.
Mold odor in washing machines isn't specific to 1 brand or even top loading versus front loader. Whirlpool Corporation (Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Kenmore, Maytag, Roper, Estate) simply by virtue of being the biggest is unfairly singled out, in my opinion, by lawyers in class action lawsuits, see: Today's News, Slate News, Forbes Review, Consumer Reports. To a c..
Washing machines aren’t supposed to stink! If you have a stinky washer at home, your laundry habits may be the cause. Some simple changes to your routine can help eliminate and prevent the washer mildew that’s making things stink.
Don’t Ignore the Cleaning Cycle!
If you already have a stinky washer, it’s important to first take the necessary steps to remove the offending washer mildew. Most washing machines, especially newer models, have a cleaning cycle built in. The cycle runs ..
Nothing’s worse than a lingering mildew odor in your linen closet when your towels are supposed to be “spring fresh.” But don’t despair. If your towels are smelly, here are a few simple secrets that will help break the mildew cycle and prevent it from returning. If nothing else works we've created all natural Smelly Cleaners to remove odor from your clothes washer, dishwasher and laundry forever!
The Baking Soda Trick
OK, what doesn’t baking soda do? It’s..
If you’re a smoker or are around people who are, you’ve experienced the smell of cigarette smoke ligering on your clothes long after the butt has been extinguished. Washing smoky clothes over time can even cause a smelly washing machine. Here are a few tricks for removing smoke smell from clothes and using a washing machine cleaner to keep your washer fresh.
Remove Smoke Smell From Clothes
Smoke is particulary hard to remove from clothes because of the tar in the tobacco; the tar causes th..
A washing machine is an everyday household essential. Foods, clothes, and shelter are a human’s necessities. Clean clothes? Even better. But as you may have already learned through experience or read about through others’ woes, washing machines can be a finicky lot. So here are a few tips to help you extend the life of your new washing machine.
About Your New Washer
The good news is that the average lifespan of a new washer is anywhere from five to twelve years… wow, that’s a big disparity..
If you’ve ever battled washing machine mold and been left with stinky, unsightly stains on your clothes, you know that getting rid of them can be a challenge. Here are a couple of safe and effective tips for removing clothing mildew.
First Things First
Before attempting to remove clothing mildew, you must eliminate the washing machine mold that’s causing the problem. However, it’s important to note here that you may have clothing mildew caused by leaving damp clothes ..
Before calling for repair consult your owners manual to check for warranty. If the manual is unavailable there may be information online. Make sure to check for limited warranties on parts. Limited warranty covers the part but not installation costs. To receive any warranty factory authorized service will need to be used. Call your local repair shop to ask if they are factory authorized or a nationwide authorized servicer is A&E Factory Service (80..