Doing laundry is one of those neverending chores. You’re overcome with a feeling of accomplishment when it’s completed, but not long after, there it is staring you in the face again. You may even marvel at the sight of an empty laundry basket, for a few minutes anyway. You wash, dry and fold, and then, before you know it, it’s time to do it all over again.

Laundry Detergent And More

Liquid, powder, pods…which one do you prefer? When we asked NCP panel members what type of laundry detergent they use the most, liquid detergent was the winner at 74%.

What type of laundry detergent do you use the most?
Liquid 74%
Pods 18%
Powder 7%
Other 1%

How many times a week do you do laundry? When we asked our panel members, here’s what they said:
Once a week or less 44%
2 – 3 times a week 40%
4 or more times a week 15%
I don’t do my own laundry 1%

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Laundry Tips

Did you ever wonder if you’re washing clothes and other items the right way? Check out these tips from

Select the Right Water Temperature
– Select the Right Detergent

Use Less Detergent
– Catch Stains Quickly

What are some of the easiest ways to prevent common laundry mistakes from happening? Check out these helpful tips from Reader’s Digest:

Turn clothes inside out to avoid getting stained by items accidentally left in pockets
– Empty all pockets before washing

Zip zippers but unbutton buttons before washing garments
– Check care labels before using bleach
– Take clothes out of the wash immediately to prevent odors in the fabric and mildew in the machine

Panel Members: Don’t forget to scan everything you buy for your laundry needs including detergent, bleach, fabric softener, dryer sheets, stain removers, etc. Thanks!

Just for laughs
How much fun is doing laundry? Loads of fun!

Have a great weekend everyone!

Best regards,

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