10 Things You Should Never Put in the Washing Machine
Some items can shrink in the washer, while others can be totally destroyed or even break your machine!
Did You Know the Tune Your Washing Machine Plays Is a Real Song?
Next time you do your laundry, you can thank a classical composer for this catchy melody.
How to Avoid a Flooded Laundry Room Upstairs
Prevent flooded laundry room damage from washing machine overflows and supply hose leaks with...
Best Washing Machine for Your Cleanest Laundry Yet
Need a little help picking the best washing machine? Family Handyman has you (and your toughest stains) covered.
What To Know About Heat Pump Clothes Dryers
Heat pump dryers are recent crossovers from the European to the North American market. They're energy-efficient, compact and ventless.
Everything You Need to Know About The Laundress Product Recall
Here's what you need to know about the luxe cleaning company's recall, and how to get your reimbursement.
Tips To Get Rid of Mold in Your Washing Machine
Washing machines take a lot of abuse — hard water, harsh chemicals, soccer uniforms. Keep these indispensable appliances mold-free with...
Why You Shouldn’t Be Washing Bath Mats in the Washer
Bathroom mats should never, ever go in your washing machine. Learn why, and what to do when your bathroom mats...
How to Wash an Electric Blanket
Before you snuggle up with your electric blanket this winter, make sure it's clean. Here's how to do it.
How To Clean Shower Curtains
Has it been a while since you cleaned your shower curtain? It might be high time to throw it in...
The Easiest Way to Wash Bath Mats
You probably aren't cleaning your bath mats often enough. Here's why you should, and how to do it.
How to Dry Clothes Without a Dryer
Whether your dryer is kaput or you're looking for ways to save energy, we'll show you how to dry clothes...
The 5 Best All-in-One Washer/Dryers for 2023
No room? No problem! These are the best all-in-one washer/dryers to make the most out of limited laundry space.
All-in-One Washer/Dryer Buying Guide
If you've ever wondered whether all-in-one washer/dryers are worth it, read on.
What Do Dryer Sheets Do?
What do dryer sheets and how effective actually are they? It's not magic. It's really quite simple.
How to DIY Laundry Room Shelves
Convert your dreary basement laundry into a functional, organized and finished workspace.
The Memorial Day Furniture Sales You Can’t Miss
Looking to upgrade your abode? This year’s Memorial Day sales will offer up to 70 percent off indoor and outdoor...
12 Things You Should Never Put in the Dryer
If you're short on time and in a rush, it's easy to just throw everything in the dryer from the...
How to Snuff Out Bad Smells in Your House
Every now and then you'll walk into a room in your home and think to yourself, "What stinks?" Maybe it's...
Dryer Vent Fire Hazards: Ways to Minimize the Risk
Dryer vent fires are usually included in the most common types of house fires. But it would be more accurate...
What Is a Styler Appliance and Can It Replace Your Washing Machine?
The LG Styler steam closet takes your laundry game to the next level, removing odors and wrinkles. But can it...
10 Best Laundry Baskets, Hampers and Sorters
Make laundry day more organized and less of a chore with these cleverly designed laundry baskets and hampers.
9 Things You Never Knew Your Dryer Could Do
If you’re only using that appliance to dry clothes, you’re missing out. Find out some more ways your clothes dryer...