Step 1: Always separate into 3 piles: Dark (jeans, blacks and other dark colors) , Lights (light colors like yellows and pinks), and Whites. Each pile washes separately. This keeps your whites and lights from catching dye on them from your dark colors.
The only time that hot water is needed is when you need to kill germs on towels, bed sheets and cloth baby diapers.
Step 7: Drying is usually the easy part you just set normal heat, set the timer to 60 minutes, and press the start button. The only thing to watch out for is anything that has spandex or elastic, like bras, bathing suits and yoga pants. These items should be hung up to dry.
The higher the heat, the faster your clothing dries, right? Also, high heat settings should only be used on items that need to be sanitized, like those towels, cloth diapers and bedding that you washed in hot water.
If you follow the steps above you should get nice clean results with every load you do!
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