Use White Vinegar to Keep Towels Fresh and Soft

Playing Drs. Rx: Keep Your Towels Fresh and Soft with White Vinegar

Are your towels feeling rough and musty? The Doctors share a simple and effective tip on how to keep your towels soft and smelling fresh, and it's something you most likely already have in your house!

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They suggest using distilled white vinegar when washing your next load of towels. Following the steps below to revive your towels:

•    Add 1/2 cup – 1 cup (depending on load size) of distilled white vinegar to the fabric softener dispenser
•    The vinegar will automatically dispense during the final rinse cycle, leaving towels softer
•    The vinegar helps pull soapy chemical buildup and hard water deposits out of the towel’s fibers 
•    Do NOT use apple cider vinegar or balsamic vinegar!

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Remember to add distilled white vinegar to your laundry only as needed and not every time you do laundry.

 

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