We've all seen the commercials for laundry boosters that promise to whiten our whites and remove our toughest stains, but guess what? You don't need them.
For a frugal laundry booster (and we're talking pennies a load frugal), just add a cup of white vinegar to your washer's rinse cycle. It's one solution that's as simple as it is effective.
The Benefits of a Vinegar Laundry Booster
- whiten your whites
- brighten your colors
- eliminate static-cling
- remove lint
- prevent the dye in new clothing from running
- kill any bacteria present in your laundry
- remove soap residue from fabric and your machine
- soften your laundry, without the use of fabric softeners
- neutralize any odors
Why This Works
The acetic acid in vinegar acts as a solvent and disinfectant – just what you need to fight your toughest laundry challenges.
As with any cleaner, you should avoid all contact with the eyes and prolonged contact with the skin