Video: 10 Things You Didn’t Know You Can Clean in the Washing Machine

Leverage the scrubbing power of the washing machine by sending these unexpected items through on a cold or gentle cycle.

By | Updated Jan 18, 2018 5:16 PM

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Convenience incarnate: That’s one way to describe your washing machine. This hardworking appliance launders clothes, sheets, bath towels, dish towels, and that’s just the beginning. Take a look at this video to see some of the unusual household items you can toss in the wash. When you do, you might see your trusty—and versatile—washer in a whole new light.

For more unusual uses, consider:

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