Recharge towels by washing them once with hot water and 1 cup vinegar, then a second time with hot water and cup baking soda. This strips the build up of detergent and fabric softener residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again.
How to recharge your towels - Load towels into washer, (no soap) fill with hot water. Add 1 cup of vinegar, let it dilute for a moment, then add a ½ cup of baking soda. Run the washer, and dry as normal. Do Not add fabric softener
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Just throw in a cup of vinegar with hot water (don’t use any detergents or fabric softeners), then run the towels for the second time with cup baking soda and hot water (again, no detergent or fabric softener).
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I’m starting a new section on the blog…I’m calling it Pantry DIY. I’m a compulsive DIY’er. I ask myself if I can make something myself instead of buying it. A lot of times I can! This applies to cleaning products, beauty products, bubbles for my kids and even pillows. I’m super committed to being as crafty as possible. So here is my first post on Pantry DIY: Recharge your towels! I originally saw this on Pinterest and I tried it and it worked! It was incredible. I posted it to my personal…
Use Vinegar and Baking Soda to Recharge Your Towels
Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelly. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and vinegar, then a time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue.