Laundry Tips

Got laundry duty? Tackle one load at a time with these simple shortcuts for stain-removal.

More Laundry Tips

Unexpected New Uses for Laundry Room Items

A few surprising spins on utility-room essentials.

Cut Your Dry-Cleaning Bills

Skip the chemical process and try these gentler, less expensive options.

Your Top Laundry Questions, Answered

Should you wash new clothes? How do you keep black pants from fading? Real Simple tackles your laundry problems.

Top 10 Laundry Bags

Whether you’re heading to the laundromat or just down the hall, you can still carry your dirty duds in style.


Time-Saving Tricks

What's Really Happening Inside Your Washer and Dryer?

Do you really know what happens to your clothes once those machines start spinning?

The Best Spot Removers

You can’t tackle everything with club soda and elbow grease. Try these stain-busters.