Laundry hacks to keep your threads looking fresher for longer

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Washing takes its toll on your laundry, but these handy hints can prevent unnecessary damage.
Washing takes its toll on your laundry, but these handy hints can prevent unnecessary damage.
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You may not give your laundry a second thought – what could be easier, right?

But when the purse strings are tight, you might want to give your clothes, sheets and towels some extra TLC to make them look good and last for as long as possible.

So, rather than just throwing everything you have in your laundry basket straight into your machine, check out these pointers to keep your washables in tip-top condition.

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