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How to Wash Clothes Without Electricity
No matter what happens, household chores like clothes washing still have to happen. Even if we’re off the grid-either intentionally or because SHTF, we still need clean clothes. The trick to learning to live off the grid is to learn how to use manpower in place of electric power, but in a smart way so you’re not spending all of your energy on a single household task. Mom With A Prep has a guideline to effectively washing clothes without electricity without breaking a sweat.
In this article, there are several tips to effectively cleaning your clothes while using the least amount of water, chemicals, and physical energy. There is a little more to the process than just letting machines take care of the job, but with practice it will become second nature. The method described by the article is not only self-sufficient, it is more economical than the traditional way of doing laundry. It turns out that we use a lot more laundry detergent than we need!