Washing Workout Clothes

I often walk or jog in the evenings for exercise. It's very hot and humid where I live so my exercise clothes go from clean to very sweaty right away. Rather than launder them constantly, or buy more sets, I keep a small bottle of detergent in the bathroom. I run a sink-full of warm water, add a scant cap-full of detergent, and soak the sweaty clothes while I take a shower. Since they're only mildly soapy, it doesn't take long to rinse them out and hang them out to dry (outside if the weather permits, or inside if it doesn't; they usually dry by the next evening, even indoors). It saves water because I'm not using the machine for a tiny load all the time, and it saves wear and tear on the clothes. They're clean enough that I don't mind wearing them all week until the next full laundry day when I can wash them more economically with a full load of clothes.

Of course, this could also be done with at-home or children's play clothes that were a little too dirty to be comfortable but for which you didn't want to do a special load of laundry.



Please don't forget to "Pin" this post, it helps get the word out about our site. Thank you!



The Hillbilly Housewife Recommends:

Craigslist Yard Sale  

This guide gives you everything you need to know so you can avoid all the headaches of a traditional yard sale. You’ll find the tools to help you plan your sale in the right way – whether you’re selling one item or one hundred.

Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn in this comprehensive guide:

  • How to sign up for a Craigslist account and create your first listing.
  • Where to find all sorts of treasures that you can sell on Craigslist.
  • Important safety tips to keep yourself and your loved ones safe while selling online.
  • Learn about some great tips to improve your listings, picking the right price and placing it in the category that will get you the best results.
  • How to tweak your listings to sell items fast and for a good price.
Along with this you’ll get these two bonuses absolutely free:
  • Bonus #1 – Home Inventory Checklists
  • Bonus #2 – Ebay Shopping Guide
 

Click on and order now to learn how you can turn your clutter into cash the easy way – on Craigslist.

Comments

  1. Great idea!!!

    I used to always wash my workout clothes almost everyday!! I found Febreze SPORT and it gets rid of the yucky sweaty smell and I am able to re-use the same outfit for a few days!!!

    This is where I found it:
    http://on.fb.me/FebrezeSport