How To Wash White Clothes Whiter?

How do I get my white clothes white again?

If you need to get white clothes white again, soak them for 8 hours in a basin filled with 4 quarts of water mixed with 1 cup of baking soda. You could also add laundry detergent or lemon juice to the water, if you prefer, then soak the clothes for 1-2 hours.

How do you whiten yellowed white clothes?

  • 1Use a Citrus Soak. Instead of sending your white laundry into the washer to get clean, whiten your yellowed items with a citrus soak.
  • 2Brighten with the Power of the Sun.
  • 3Add White Vinegar.
  • 4Create a Baking Soda Soak.
  • 5Try Dishwasher Soap.
  • 6Break Out the Aspirin.
  • 7Add in a Bit of Blue.
  • 8Try Whitening with Borax.

How do you wash white clothes?

Instructions

  1. Separate Whites. The first step in keeping white clothes white is to sort dirty laundry carefully.
  2. Avoid Overloading.
  3. Choose a Detergent.
  4. Promptly Treat Stains.
  5. Wash With Warmest Water Possible.
  6. Rinse With Vinegar.
  7. Check Clothes.
  8. Dry on Low.

How can I brighten my whites?

To keep whites white

Baking soda, vinegar, borax, lemon juice and hydrogen peroxide all naturally whiten. Add ½ cup of any of these cleaners to each wash cycle to keep your clothes bone white. For double duty, mix in ½ cup vinegar and ½ cup borax to your white loads.