It's time to clean your washing machine! Even if it's not visibly dirty and grungy, this will help clean soap scum and mineral deposits in the pipes and hoses. You just need vinegar, bleach, and two wash cycles!
Get rid of bleach and nasty chemicals. How to Clean a Washing Machine Without Bleach via Young Texan Mama
How to clean your front loader - Instructions for how to clean your washing machine, get rid of mold and mildew and prevent it from returning. A must read! The cleaning techniques can be applied to top loaders too!
Great DIY tutorial on how to clean your washing machine and get rid of that stinky smell and mold for good! A great idea for those who are looking for new ways to clean the home.
How To Clean Your Stinky Washing Machine
The Pinterest Project: DIY Front Loader Washing Machine Cleaner Use about 2 c. of white vinegar, split between the detergent dispenser of your machine and the rest into the basin. Turn the washing machine on to the "clean washer" setting. After that is done, sprinkle about 1/2 c. baking soda in the basin and run a regular wash cycle with hot water.
Using baking soda and vinegar to clean your washing machine.
Read our guide for keeping your front-loader free of mold and mildew
Great tutorial on how to clean your washing machine with just baking soda and vinegar. Easy, fast way to get rid of the smell and mold on front loading washing machines, but this method should work on top loading washers as well.
HOT water/Bleach (1 quart= 4 cups), agitate 1 minute, sit 1 hour, then finish cycle. REPEAT with HOT water/ Vinegar. Wipe down outside. AMAZING!!