Here's How to Wash Pillows Properly for a Good Quality Sleep


How to Wash Throw Pillows

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Like n the other pillow, before you plan to wash your decorative throw pillow, you need to watch the washing label on the pillow to make sure you wash it properly based on the criteria. So, here are the steps to wash the throw pillow properly.

Step 1. If your throw pillow has a removable cover, remove the cover first and wash the cover separately from the pillow. If there is any specific area that has a stain, rub it first with a colour-safe prewash spray with a damp sponge.

Step 2. Set the water to warm and make sure you use very mild detergent which usually suitable for delicate fabrics or baby clothes.

Step 3. After all of the wash process is done, hang it on the well-ventilated area or if the label says it is dryer-safe, then use a dryer machine on low heat.

Step 4. When the pillow is completely dry, fluff the pillow to maintain its form.

How to Wash Pillows In Front Loading Washer

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The following guide on how to wash pillows is suitable for you who has in front loading washer. Still, the first step on how to wash pillows is checking on its washing instruction label to make sure that they can be washed in the washing machine and here are the next steps.

Step 1. Remove the cover of the pillow and place them in the washing machine. To balance the load of the washing machine, wash two pillows at a time. 

Step 2. Then, use a mild detergent and 10 drops of tea tree essential through the detergent dispenser.

Step 3. After that, set the washing machine to the longest hot water gentle or delicate cycle. Then, close the cover of the washing machine and let it run.

Step 4. Let it dry outside laid over the clothesline in the sunshine. When it is done, fluff the pillows to set it back to the original shape.


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