This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Tide at Walmart. The opinions and text are all mine.
If you’re not washing your laundry in cold water, you’re missing out. You may be nervous about washing your laundry in cold water because you’re not sure of the outcome. In fact, your whole life you’ve used warm water to wash your clothes. Well, this year will be the year of great change because washing your laundry in cold water is a smart move! Here are the perks of washing your laundry in cold water.
#1. You’ll be saving the earth.
Believe it or not, but there is more that you can do to help save our earth. One of those tasks is by washing your laundry in cold water. In fact, there’s an 80% reduction in energy use when using the quick & cold vs. normal cycles. Wow, those are some big numbers. Just think, the next time you’re tempted to use hot water to wash your clothes, just know that you’re going to be saving our earth by washing in cold water.
#2. Saving money on your energy
Just like you’re saving the earth, you’re also saving your budget. Washing your laundry in hot or warm water can increase your energy bill. When you wash your laundry in cold water, it doesn’t cost as much. If you pay for water, you’ll still be paying for cold water, but you won’t be paying to heat up the water in your hot water heater. It will make a huge difference in your energy bill.
#3. Helps clothes last longer.
How many times has a piece of clothing had a stain and you washed it in warm water? When you wash your clothes with stains in cold water, you’re avoiding a set in stain, which means you’ll likely be throwing it out. Washing in cold water will ensure that the stain doesn’t become set, which is great news for anyone doing laundry.
Now that you know there are perks of washing laundry in cold water, will you take the #QuickColdPledge? With this pledge, you’re pledging to wash your clothing in cold water to help save time, money, and to help save our earth a little bit more.
There is one question you may have. Is my laundry detergent created to break down in cold water? Tide PODS are created to work efficiently in quick and cold cycles. In fact, when used in quick & cold cycles, you get 10x the cleaning power in half the time compared to the leading bargain liquid detergent brand. Pretty amazing impact all around. How awesome is that? So, when you’re using Tide PODS, just know that the detergent works and you even get 10X the cleaning power.
The next time you’re at Walmart, buy a package of Tide PODS. This will help you get started on washing your laundry in cold water. Get excited for cleaner clothes and a smaller energy bill. Are you up for taking the #QuickColdPledge? To help get you started saving right away, go to pgeveryday.com and download a P&G brandSAVER® coupon for $2 off Tide PODS at Walmart.