Doing the washing economically

Any thoughts or advice on how I could reduce my water/electric bills by washing my clothes economically (settings/timings etc)? 

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  • JJ_Egan
    JJ_Egan Posts: 20,281
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    Dont use elaborate rinses .
    Go on a water meter .
  • KxMx
    KxMx Posts: 10,553
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    I wash everything on the 30 minute, 30c cycle.
    Clothes come out absolutely clean.

    Make sure the machine is reasonably full before switching it on as well.

    Consider if a garment really needs washing or whether it could be worn a couple of times more. 
  • QrizB
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    vaughjam said:
    Any thoughts or advice on how I could reduce my water/electric bills by washing my clothes economically (settings/timings etc)? 
    Your washing machine instruction book will give you information on the amount of water and energy used by each wash cycle. Choose wisely.

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