> Miranda wrote:
>> Scion wrote:
> |>> My GF got me a nice comforter for Christmas
> |>> and I went to wash it and noticed it said
> |>> "Dry Clean Only" on the tag. That seems like
> |>> a huge hassle for something that should be
> |>> cleaned fairly often.
> |>> Is there any way around this? My washer and
> |>> dryer has a Hand Wash/Wool "Int Ex Low" setting.
> |>> Could I use that and just not add any detergent?
> |>> \
> |>> Its 100% Egyptian Cotton and the fill is
> |>> 100% polyester
>> Yeah, you can wash & dry it. Using a top loader on it a
>> lot is a bad idea. You can dry it on the normal temp.
> Is a top loader a bad idea because of the agitator? On Int Ex Low
> setting it doesnt even move.
I can answer this one as I used to sell washers and yes. If it doesn't move, how does it clean the comforter? Does it event fit in there easily? When it comes to comforters they won't wash well if it's a tight fit in a top loader.
Remember what ol' Jack Burton always says at a time like that: "Have ya paid your dues, Jack?" "Yessir, the check is in the mail."