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08/01/2012 02:40 pm ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

Washer And Dryer Guide

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Do you really know what happens to your clothes once those machines start spinning? You move mountains of laundry each week, but do you really know what happens to your clothes once they're left in the hands of your washer and dryer? Mary Zeitler, a consumer scientist with the Whirlpool Institute of Fabric Science, uncovers the mystery with tips on how to load, operate, and care for your appliances, so your wardrobe stays (almost) as good as new.

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