Washing your clothes in cold water saves energy and money
Have you been looking better ways of saving money and going green? Well, here is one tip that you can help you meet your mark. Turn the dial to cold water when you wash clothes. The majority of energy used when washing is in producing heated water. What many people aren’t told though, is that most clothes still have a good cleaning in cold water.
The higher the temperature of the water, the more electricity that is needed and this of course, this helps to contribute to the energy bill.
Add in one of the earth-friendly laundry detergents and you can relax. this detergent will also do less harm to your clothes and the environment.
You can find more information on The Daily Green. We hope that this apartment living tip of the week will help you to lower your monthly utilities.