Do you think clothes lines are trashy?

Miki says:

I moved into a townhouse in January and found out that I can put up a clothesline in the small backyards. I can't afford both a washer and a dryer so I was thinking of just getting a good washer and saving up for a dryer by winter. I would dry...

Sword Lily says: If your HOA allows for clotheslines then I would not worry what the neighbors think. Personally, I think clotheslines are charming. I have a neighbor who dries her laundry on a line. I like...

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House tips for surviving allergy season

This is especially helpful in the bedroom. 3. Remove shoes and change clothes after being outside. Also, don't dry your clothes on an outdoor clothesline, as pollen can settle into the fibers of your clothes. It is better to dry clothes in a vented dryer ...

The Post contributes to decline of polite society

I was disheartened by the ethically challenged advice provided in the May 2 Local Living article “Spring clean for the May queen,” regarding outdoor clotheslines. Instead of suggesting that a person work to change restrictive covenants, the article ...

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Efficiently cleaning gutters is a bit counterintuitive to some. Rather than starting next to a downspout, start at the far end of a gutter (or in the middle, if a gutter drains in two directions). Otherwise, each area you clear will simply send more debris ...

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Whatever happened to clotheslines? From the time of my youth, we always had a clothesline. Two strands of wire stretched between two posts with a cross tie where the wires were connected and strung about 50 feet in length. On Mondays, Mom had those lines occupied from end to end and a 

I let the Holy Spirit see my dirty laundry When the weather cooperates, many households dry their washed laundry outdoors on clotheslines. The Amish have the longest lines for their laundry: jeans spread like upside-down Vs waving high on a pulley system between telephone poles, button-down 

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