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5 Time-Saving Laundry Tips

Organize Your Space

Giving your laundry area a makeover may not be at the top of your home improvement list – especially if you’re the only one who ever sees it -- but a neat, organized space will be much easier to use. Store your detergents and stain treaters in easy-to-reach baskets or shelves; leave space for a drying rack or retractable line for hanging delicate items; make a spot for your pre-sorting hampers; set up a small table or counter to hold your laundry baskets and keep the tops of your machines clear. We’d even suggest putting a fresh coat of paint on the walls and hanging some favorite photos – whatever it takes to increase the chances that you’ll actually enjoy spending time there.