There’s never been a bigger choice of laundry detergents on the market than there is now, and the main decision for many of us is whether to use washing powder or liquid.
Washing powder was first produced over 60 years ago, so it’s a traditional and well tested product. Liquid detergents have become widely available in recent years, and there are many varieties to choose from, but are they an improvement on traditional powder?
We discuss the pros and cons of both types of detergents below.
Washing Powder – Pros and Cons
Washing Liquid – Pros and Cons
As discussed, there are pros and cons to both washing powder and washing liquids. Powder is definitely the best option for value and stain removal, but liquids can be kinder to delicate clothes and appliances. For these reasons, some people choose to keep both washing powder and washing detergent in their homes, to suit different laundry requirements.