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hot or cold?

what do you wash your clothes in?

My husband insists that we always wash all the clothes in hot/warm water!!! I tell him he is crazy. He gets this from his mother. I say that only towels and sheets and anything that needs bleached be washed in hot water...everything else gets cold.

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Asked by shay1130 at 11:52 PM on Nov. 20, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • i wash everything in hot water i dont know why but i do

    Answer by firstimemomm603 at 11:54 PM on Nov. 20, 2009

  • I was everything in cold. Hot water doesn't clean any better and its not hot enough to kill germs.

    Answer by Gailll at 11:57 PM on Nov. 20, 2009

  • I use to wash everything in hot. I don't know why (maybe my grandmother?) but now everything except for diapers gets washed in cold (sometimes I will wash towels on hot, but only if they stink for some reason after I washed them in cold).

    Answer by Amber115 at 11:59 PM on Nov. 20, 2009

  • Cold water.


    Answer by beeky at 12:04 AM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • cold water

    Answer by Lesli at 1:06 AM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • I wash whites in warm/hot and darks in cold. Not sure why, but that's what the automatic settings on my laundry machine are.

    Answer by Freela at 1:08 AM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • I wash all clothes in cold except whites for some reason, I wash whites on hot. I also wash towels and linen in hot water.

    Answer by mnt_2_b_mommy at 1:08 AM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • Bleached whites - warm wash with cold rinse.
    All other loads - cold wash with cold rinse.

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 11:26 AM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • I wash everything in cold water.

    Answer by Kassey713 at 5:28 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

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