Towels are essential elements in our home. We use them to dry ourselves after showering, washing our hands or even when going to the beach or pool. But, did you know that they also need special care? At HNB Europe, as experts in home textiles, we want to give you some tips to keep your towels in perfect condition and prolong their useful life.
1. Wash before use: Before using your towels for the first time, it is important to wash them. This will remove any factory residue and ensure they are clean and ready for use.
2. Wash separately: Make sure to wash your towels separately from other clothes, especially those that may shed lint. Towels tend to absorb lint and particles from other clothing, which can damage their softness and appearance.
3. Proper amount of detergent: Use the appropriate amount of detergent when washing your towels. Using too much detergent can leave residue on the towel fibers and cause them to lose their softness. On the other hand, using too little detergent may not clean towels properly.
4. Avoid using fabric softeners: Although fabric softeners can make your towels feel soft to the touch, they can decrease their absorbency in the long run. Therefore, it is advisable to avoid the use of fabric softeners to maintain the functionality of your towels.
5. Dry them properly: After washing the towels, it is important to dry them completely to prevent them from acquiring bad odors or growing bacteria. You can air dry them or dry them in the dryer, but make sure they are completely dry before storing them.
6. Do not store them wet: Storing wet towels in small spaces such as closets can generate bad odors and cause mold to appear. Make sure the towels are completely dry before storing them.
7. Wash regularly: To keep your towels clean and fresh, it is important to wash them regularly. It is recommended to do it once a week, or even more frequently if you use them in activities that generate a lot of humidity, such as going to the beach or exercising.
By following these simple tips, your HNB Europe towels will stay soft, clean and in perfect condition for a long time. Remember that taking care of our household objects allows us to prolong their useful life and enjoy them for longer.