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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...

How Often Should You Wash Your Towels and Sheets?

Washing bed sheets and towels are a chore, and it also is an extra load of laundry. For this reason, many people avoid washing their towels and sheets. College students tend to justify this behavior in various ways. One common excuse for not washing a towel is “If I’m...

Improve Your Laundry Routine

Doing laundry can eat into your free time if you let it, but it doesn’t have to. With a strong laundry routine, wash day can be easy, quick and effective – and still leave you time to enjoy some free time. Like most tasks, a routine simplifies wash day. You’ll save...

How To Keep Colors Bright in the Laundry

There’s nothing like wearing clothing for the first time. It fits wonderfully and its colors are bright, vivid and impressive – so much that you may not want to wash it. Don’t fear the laundry, though: When washed correctly, you can take precautions to keep colors...

Laundry Etiquette Tips

We recently remodeled The Laundry Basket to make it Fort Collins’ most comfortable and fastest laundry, and hope you enjoy it here. We also hope you don’t interfere with others’ wash day. Ensure you’re not the patron other people complain about by following our...

College Student Laundry Tips

If your parents handled your wash growing up, you’ll likely need a crash course on laundry on your first wash day at college. While it can seem daunting, properly washing your clothes will be a snap once you master The Laundry Basket’s laundry tips for college students.