Sarah Beningfield

An adventurous book lover with an animal obsession and a proclivity for travel and spontaneity. Used to passionately despise cleaning but has grown to enjoy it thanks to learning all the best tricks and shortcuts to guaranteeing a stress-free routine and a spotless home.

Why Water From the Sink is Getting into the Washing Machine

Why Is Water from the Sink Going into the Washing Machine?

In many households, the washing machine and the kitchen sink are set up to share a drain, especially if the washing machine is set up anywhere near the kitchen. It’s also possible that both the sink and the machine empty into the same toilet waste pipe. Plumbers describe the oversized configuration of pipes so that …

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Washing powder vs liquid detergent

Is Liquid or Powder Detergent Better for Washing Machines?

Both liquid and powder are very similar in what they are designed to do. In some ways, powder detergent is better because it’s stronger with those tough stains, but liquid detergent has numerous benefits as well. Liquid detergent has the key advantage of already being a liquid, which means that it dissolves immediately into the …

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