How to Wash New Bath Towels
After you buy new bath towels, wash them before you use them. Even though they are new, you don't know how long they sat in a warehouse or on a store shelf getting dusty, and they could harbor microscopic germs or bacteria. Besides, most manufacturers...
Here's how to keep these bathroom staples soft, odor-free and, of course, ... If
your clean towels have a lingering odor, try washing them using the hottest water
Wash and dry bath towels before using them for the first time. Most towels have
silicone or other finishes. Washing the towels removes these finishes and permits
Washing used towels every week is important to maintain good hygiene and ...
The instructions below can be applied to hand towels or bath towels, with or ...
Sep 18, 2009 ... That's right, most of the time stinky towels aren't a result of failing to wash your
towels enough but using too much detergent and fabric softener.
Jan 12, 2015 ... Those towels, sheets and other household items may look clean, but are you
sure? Good Housekeeping's Meaghan Murphy is dishing out just ...
Jun 29, 2015 ... Kitchen and bath towels can be a major source of grime and dirt—not to mention
germs and microorganisms. Is tossing them in the washing ...
Oct 24, 2012 ... ... time, your bath towels will build up detergent and fabric softener residue. ... Put
offending towels in washing machine and fill with HOT water!
Oct 2, 2015 ... I hate to break it to you, but your bath towel is dirty — like, really dirty. The
moment you use it, it becomes a breeding ground of bacteria; fungi; ...
If you wash towels right, they'll keep you and your kids wrapped in post-bubble-
bath softness and comfort for at least five years. And they'll look color-correct, too.