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5 Laundry Sorting Tips


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Sort by Weight
Sort heavy fabrics like towels from lighter fabrics so they don't get damaged -- and so they dry in about the same amount of time.
Sort heavy fabrics like towels from lighter fabrics so they don't get damaged -- and so they dry in about the same amount of time.
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If it's never occurred to you to sort your laundry by weight, this tip might have just thrown you into a tailspin. But trust us, it doesn't take too much brainpower and won't add hours to your sorting time. It's a good idea to sort by weight so thinner fabrics don't get damaged by heavier ones, and so that everything in the load has about the same drying time. The main items that should be washed separately are jeans, towels and sheets -- not so hard, right?


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