How much water does it use to do a load of laundry?

Answer Washing one load of laundry in an average washing machine requires approximately 41 gallons of water according to the United States Environmental Protection Agency. A high-efficiency washing machin... Read More »

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How to Figure out How Much Laundry Soap a Front Load Washer Should Use?

This article will cover how much laundry soap you should use in your front load washer. There are several reasons for not using too much soap, some of which will be covered in this article. A few o... Read More »

How much water do you save with a front load washer?

The front-loading washing machine uses approximately 20 to 25 gallons of water. The top-loading washing machine uses approximately 40 gallons of water. You would save 15 to 20 gallons of water per ... Read More »

How does hard water affect skin/laundry?

We've almost always lived in hard water areas, usually on well water. Yes, it does affect the laundry as well. We put a small inexpensive cartridge filter by the well, so all incoming water is at l... Read More »

Does laundry water go into a septic tank?

Yes, laundry water does go into a septic tank. Spread out the time that you use your washing machine over longer periods of time, because by the dosing of your septic system, you give the absorptio... Read More »