The washing machine is one of the greatest inventions of the 20thcentury. Back in the day, people had to spend hours boiling water, hand scrubbing clothing, hanging it out to dry, ironing, folding, and finally putting it all away, only to start all over again.
The modern appliance transformed people’s lives, letting them get out of the laundry room and in to the work force or anywhere else they preferred to be. It’s a miracle product.
That said, it can’t clean everything and the machine can’t read the tag on an item to see if it’s safe to stick in the wash, or choose the right settings without some help from us.
So, try to be careful about what you put in the washing machine, because you might ruin it. Here are a few things you should never put in the washing machine. Read on and enjoy!