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Add a cup of Baking Soda to you washing machine when doing laundry. This will really get the dirt out & actually makes your clothes softer.

Also add Vinegar to the Downey ball instead of liquid fabric softener. This rinses your clothes clean and is a natural fabric softener for the dryer.

Two VERY cheap alternatives that really work! Oh, and because of the Vinegar, if you forget your load of laundry in the machine all day...you won't get that mildew smell. That's a bonus!

- Submitted by WATCHMELOSE100 9/4/2010 in Around The House | 6 Comments
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CORINA-MOMOF4 10/21/2010 3:46:00 PM

    I do both of these, especially when I wash diapers. I cloth diaper and baking soda and vinegar are the best tools when washing diapers!!
FITMAMA2FOUR 9/8/2010 10:33:00 AM

    Do you fill the Downy ball to the fill line with Vinegar?
PCPBABYGIRL 3/27/2011 12:54:00 AM

    Im gonna try it
WATCHMELOSE100 9/9/2010 5:47:00 PM

    OCTOBERSHINE...I usually fill it to the line if it's a small-med size load. If it's large or I'm washing something like blankets or towels...I put a little bit more.

This truly works!
MOTTAMAMALOU 9/6/2010 8:29:00 AM

    i do the same and it works. i use vinegar and baking soda quite a bit. there are so many uses for both around the house.
TRINIGAL22 9/4/2010 6:08:00 PM

    Awesome information, this is worth a try. Thank you for sharing.

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