Dryer Articles & Tips

In an article in Apartment Therapy, find tips for maintaining the life and performance of your laundry machines, for both for the benefit of your appliances and the safety of your home. Read the full story at Apartment Therapy. Read more .

Remove grease stains, grass stains and ink stains. Find out which stain removal laundry life hacks actually work! What’s the best way to get out grass stains? What about grease stains? Is hairspray or hand sanitizer better for removing ink... Read more .

Before you start to think of buying new, there are plenty of appliance fixes that can help your washer, dryer, fridge and dishwasher last for years to come. How can you determine when an appliance just needs a quick fix vs. when it’s time to... Read more .

A dryer uses a simple system to dry your clothes: An inner drum rotates wet clothes while circulating heated air through them to collect the moisture and then carry it out through the exhaust hose. Like most people, you probably use your dryer at... Read more .

Is your washer or dryer acting up? Our video playlist has easy-to-follow solutions for the most common laundry problems. Love it or loathe it, laundry is a fact of life. Here are some of our most popular Appliance Maintenance Quick Tips videos to... Read more .

Dryer problems can cause loads of frustration. We’ll help you find a solution. Laundry gone wrong can be a headache. And a broken dryer only makes matters worse. If your clothes come out of the dryer still wet, or your dryer just won’t run to... Read more .

Simple, surprising ways to get rid of wrinkles and static cling. Plus: how to fluff up your blankets and towels! Did you know that with the help of a few household items, your dryer could de-wrinkle your clothes, make blankets fluffier and... Read more .

Everything you thought you knew about tough stains, dry cleaning and dryer sheets was wrong. We air out laundry’s dirtiest secrets. Do moms know best when it comes to laundry? In a survey by Clorox, 52% of women said they always do the laundry... Read more .

Take a look at the pros and cons of each to help decide which is right for you. The average American family does nearly 400 loads of laundry every year. That’s a lot of dirty socks. While most families still use traditional top-loading washers... Read more .

Are your clothes taking forever to dry? It could be lint buildup in your exterior dryer vent. It’s one of the biggest reasons why dryers fail. Cleaning a dryer vent can be easy. First unplug the dryer from gas and electric hookups, and turn off... Read more .