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Which Fabrics Shrink the Most in the Wash?

Shrinking your clothes in the washer can be frustrating and can take a big hit to your wallet. It’s important to understand your fibers before tossing your clothes in the wash to ensure that they stay in the best shape possible. Natural fabrics that are made from...

5 Laundry Hacks You Didn’t Know You Needed

While some good old laundry detergent and bleach can work wonders for getting out stains, there are tons of at home remedies you can use to get your clothes squeaky clean. Here are our favorite laundry hacks that you never knew you needed. 1. Use hydrogen peroxide to...

3 Ways to Celebrate National Laundry Day

April is one of our favorite months of the year because its National Laundry Month! As National Laundry Month comes to a close, we want to share our favorite ways to celebrate everyone’s favorite household chore: laundry. Here are 3 ways to celebrate National Laundry...

Coming Soon to Loveland

The Laundry Basket, Fort Collins' largest and nicest laundry, is proud to announce it is opening its second location in Loveland this summer! The Laundry Basket, locally-owned and operated laundry service, is coming to Orchards Shopping Center in Loveland, CO. Stay...

How to Wash Your Winter Coats

Bulky winter coats are one of the most difficult items of clothing to wash so they’re often neglected during your laundry routine. Cleaning your winter coats every season can help extend the longevity of your coats and keep them fresh and clean! Here’s The Laundry...

Top 4 Ways To Do RV Laundry

Living in an RV can be the adventure of a lifetime for some people. Having a home on wheels allows you to have the freedom and mobility to take your life on the road and save some serious cash. While living in an RV undoubtedly has its benefits, certain logistics can...

Benefits of Professional Laundry Services

Laundry is often something that busy professionals and parents have a hard time penciling into their hectic schedules. Between meetings, the kids’ soccer games, making dinner, and catching up on work, laundry can end up taking a back seat. A professional laundry...

10 Most Common Laundry Mistakes

Laundry mishaps are extremely common and can occur at the expense of your favorite clothing items. Luckily, the mistakes that can cost you your favorite blouse are easily avoidable with a few tips and tricks. Here are the 10 most common laundry mistakes and how to...

The Laundry Basket’s Guide to Washing Jeans

When it comes to washing jeans, there are all kinds of myths and folklore about the best method of denim care. The ideas range from the dubious, like storing jeans in the freezer to remove the smell, to the downright silly, such as washing jeans with coffee grounds to...