Guide to Laundry

  • Collect quarters and dirty clothes.
  • Sort dirty clothes by color and fabric type (or buy clothes all the same kind and color).
  • Pre-treat stains during sort.
  • Choose water temperature and washer settings as recommended on clothing labels.
  • Insert money.
  • Start water flow, add detergent, and let it dissolve.
  • Load clothing in washer loosely to 7/8 full. Do not pack down.
  • Close lid and wait for end of cycle.
  • Remove lint from dryer filter.
  • Choose dryer settings as recommended on clothing labels.
  • Load clothing in dryer. Do not pack down.
  • Insert money.
  • Dry only as long as needed to remove dampness.
  • Hang or fold garments neatly.