Laundry Service App in NY: Cleanly

There’s laundry, and then there’s laundry logistics. Cleanly creator and CEO Tom Harari wants to clarify this distinction because he believes being identified as a laundry logistics company is critical for its growth and expansion.   Harari thought up Cleanly from his frustrating past experiences. Since moving to Park Slope from suburban Philadelphia, doing his laundry has been a “nightmare.” Although he considers New York laundromats can do great laundry, it’s the other factors that make this activity so discouraging in the city. In terms of the time spent dropping your laundry off, getting them back, sometimes waiting in queue, and payment processing, most laundromats take so much time in handling these practices which make them very...

Revolutionary: Grab Green’s Velcro Laundry Detergent Packaging

Throughout history, Velcro has been commonly used as a hook and loop fastener. Sneakers and bags have used this nylon and polyester-based material to fasten and seal their contraptions. Now, it seems it will be used in household items as well.   MaddieBrit Products, LLC, has launched an innovative Velcro resealable packaging for laundry detergent pouches. Their revolutionary home cleaning product line, Grab Green, is the first to use Velcro for cleaning products at a mass-produced scale.   In comparison with the widely used zipper and ziploc sealant packaging which should be lined up whenever it’s opened and closed, Velcro is easier and faster to use which is better for customers everywhere. Now, you don’t have to break a sweat aligning your...

How to Have Green Laundry

With all the potentially dangerous chemicals, water wastage, and high electric bills, you wonder if going green is really the answer. You’re afraid to try changing your old ways because first, you don’t have any clue how to make green laundry and second, you don’t know how effective going green will be against your tried and tested yet costly washing. So fret not an take heed these eco-friendly tips that will save you money and reduce your expenditures at the same time.     Cold Waters Did you know that heating up your washer’s water bloats your electric bill? 90% of the energy is used just to make your water warm. Well newsflash, it doesn’t do squat in washing your clothes. So just set that dial to cold and save on your...

The Real Green Portable Washer

Going green is never easy especially when you’re on a budget. There are green gadgets, appliances, and other household items but they always cost a little more than their regular counterparts. Take the washing machine for example, the “eco-friendly” models cost more than a thousand bucks and use buckets and buckets of water every time you use them. Speaking of time, it’ll take 45 minutes to an hour of waiting just for a single load. And when the electric bill comes at the end of the month, you will know the real price of what being eco-friendly means.     If you truly want to go green then perhaps the Laundry POD is for you. Not only is it a portable washer, it truly is environment-friendly because it uses zero electricity and uses only a...

The Best Laundry Apps for You

Washing laundry can be a chore sometimes. Wait, it totally is. It gets boring easily since it requires a lot of work and waiting. However, doing it the old fashioned way is what makes it boring and tiresome. It’s time to update your laundry washing ways! Get out of your cave and download these apps now on your smartphone and say goodbye to your boring laundry days!     Whirlpool Wash Squad This is a fantastic app to have especially when you have a family of your own! Whirlpool’s Wash Squad laundry app is a fantastic tool to have that can make this boring chore into a fun and competitive game for the whole family! Laundry jobs can be assigned to your family members and you can their performance as well on the aptly named, Wash Board. Here,...

Keep Your Laundry Detergent Packets Away From Children

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has been monitoring incidents of laundry detergent packet poisoning since 2012 due to the alarming number of children being poisoned. The organization was alerted when reports of children suffering from extreme vomiting, sluggishness, and difficulty in breathing increased after the packets entered the US market. These packets have been promoted as more efficient in washing laundry since they’re separated in quantities perfect for a single load use. However, they are also brightly colored which children can easily mistake for a candy or a toy.   According to the American Association of Poison Control Center, over 10,000 laundry packet exposures in children aged five and younger last year alone. 2013 also saw...

Other Uses for Your Tide Laundry Detergent Part 2

Earlier this week, I provided you with a few tips on other things you can do with your detergent. I bet you didn’t know your Tide laundry detergent could be used to clean oil spills and toys or even formulate a hand cleaner solution with it. In today’s post, I will teach you more things you can do with your laundry detergent. So gather round and learn how you can maximize your Tide laundry detergent.   Wash Dishes There are times when there’s food irritatingly stuck on your plates and utensils. If you want to remove them without damaging your nails (and sanity) use your laundry detergent instead. It also helps for those times when you run out of dishwashing soap.   Bathroom Freshener If you have a bathroom that needs a little cleaning and freshening up,...