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I save my heavy laundry for warm, sunny days. Wash, hang outside in the early morning and take down from the line in mid afternoon. I do not do clothing this way since light wears out thin fabrics sooner, but towels, sheets, blankets dry well outside.
- Submitted by CHARLOTTE1947 5/19/2010 in Saving Money | 4 Comments
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HIKERJOHNSON 5/20/2010 2:52:00 AM

    I have several drying racks that I put out on my deck for drying clothes. Here in the south, our days can get quite warm and sometimes my clothes dry faster outside than in the dryer.
AMLEHNKURT 5/21/2010 5:09:00 AM

    As soon as the snow is gone and it is not raining, I am hanging all of my clothes outside on the line. Nothing like the smell of freshly washed and outside dried sheets on your bed!
PICKIE98 5/20/2010 5:04:00 PM

    I hav ebeen using my 6 nlong lines for 26 years,, EVERYTHING goes on the line except my daughters thngs:she has severe allergies,, pollen in the air... only use my dryer in an emergency in summer,,
hang sheets quilts, etc inside out to prevent fading,,
CEPEARL 5/20/2010 7:40:00 AM

    That is exactly what I need to do... Thanks for the great idea........ emoticon

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