Introduction: How to Wash Laundry

Every household has laundry.  All ages can participate.

Step 1: Get a Basket of Dirty Laundry

First, look through your house for dirty laundry and place in a basket.

Step 2: Sort Clothes

Second, sort through the clothes and separate the lights and dark clothes.  Whites are best washed with other whites.  Bright colors should be kept together as well.

Step 3: Place in Washer

Third, place a pile of sorted clothes into the washer.

Step 4: Add Detergent

Fourth, add detergent.  Be sure to use the appropriate amount as indicated on the bottle for the type of washing you intend to do.

Step 5: Set Wash Cycle

Fifth, set the wash cycle, close the door and press start.
After washing, clothes can be hung on a line to dry or placed in a dryer.