How To Wash The Washing Machine?

How do I deep clean my washing machine?

1: Run a cycle with bleach and hot water (1:1). 2: Run a second hot cycle with 2 cups of white distilled vinegar, 1/4 cup of baking soda and 1/4 cup of water. 3: Use water to clean the rubber seal around the lip of the washing machine. 4: Remove the soap dispenser and wash thoroughly with soap and water.

How do I clean my washing machine with vinegar?

Add two cups of white vinegar and let the cycle run. (If you have a front load washer, pour the vinegar into the detergent dispenser.) For an extra-clean washing machine, repeat the cycle with a half-cup of baking soda. You’ll also need to hand-wash the top portion of the agitator and basin above the water line.

How do you clean a front loader washing machine?

To clean the drum, pour 1/3 cup of baking soda into the machine, and put 2 cups of white vinegar in the detergent tray. Run the machine on a cleaning cycle and the two agents will react and clean your machine.

How do I clean my washing machine naturally?

To clean your top or front-load washing machine naturally, start by pouring 2 cups of white vinegar into the drum. Then, mix ¼ cup each of water and baking soda and pour the solution into the detergent well where you usually put detergent and fabric softener.

How do you clean and deodorize a washing machine?

Deodorizing any Remaining Smell

  • Set the wash cycle to “white fabric” or “hot”.
  • Add 4 cups (1 quart) of plain white vinegar to a top loading washing machine or 2 cups of vinegar to a front loader.
  • Don’t add laundry detergent or other cleaning solutions, NO BLEACH.

How do I fix a smelly washing machine?

Here’s how to deal with the odor coming from your front loader:

  1. Step 1: Mix baking soda and water. Mix ¼ a cup of baking soda with ¼ a cup of water.
  2. Step 2: Add vinegar. Pour 2 cups of white vinegar into the drum and run a normal load at high heat.
  3. Step 3: Scrub with a sponge.
  4. Step 4: Keep it fresh with every load.

How do I clean and disinfect my washing machine?

Sanitizing the Washing Machine

  • Use hot water.
  • Select the “extra rinse” option.
  • Add Clorox® Regular Bleach2 to the bleach dispenser. Use ½ cup or fill the dispenser to the “max-fill” line.
  • Run the cycle.
  • Be sure you run an extra rinse cycle. To ensure that no bleach is left behind.

What is the best washing machine cleaner?

  1. Editor’s Choice: Oxi Clean Washing Machine Cleaner with Odor Blasters.
  2. Excellent All-in-one: Clorox Washing Machine Cleaner.
  3. Ecozone Washing Machine and Dishwasher Cleaner.
  4. Bye, bye Grease and Grime: Finish In-Wash Dishwasher Cleaner.
  5. Tide Washing Machine Cleaner for a Clean and Fresh Machine.

Where do you put vinegar in a washing machine?

Using Vinegar in Laundry

I simply add 1/4 cup of distilled white vinegar into each load of laundry. For sheets, towels, and stained linens, I pour distilled white vinegar into the fabric softener dispenser of my washing machine.