Do you put Tide Pods in before or after clothes?
The number one rule to successful use is that the pods must be added to the empty washer drum BEFORE adding clothes and water.
If the pod is placed on top of a load of clothes, it may not dissolve properly.
This can result in streaks and spotting from deposits of detergent left on the wet clothes.
Can you use Tide Pods in any washer?
Absolutely. Tide Pods can dissolve at any water temperature in your washer so use them in any type of laundry load.
How do you keep Tide pods from sticking to clothes?
To prevent sticky pods and ruining your favorite tee, start running your cold water and then throw the pod in. Give it a few seconds and then dump all your over-due laundry into it. Pro tip: Use one pod for small loads and two for larger.
Do you use fabric softener with Tide Pods?
Do you still use fabric softener with Tide Pods? The pods do not contain fabric softener, so if you would normally add fabric softener to your laundry then you will still need to do so.
Why are my Tide Pods not dissolving?
The detergent pod can have trouble dissolving all the way if the washer is overloaded, if the cycle time is too short or if using very cold water for washing clothes. These situations can create conditions where there isn’t enough water or time for the pod to fully dissolve.
Do Tide Pods ruin clothes?
Tide pods were staining my clothes. Since they use less water, the amount of suds in traditional laundry detergent can have an adverse impact on performance, causing the machine to inadequately rinse the soap residue off of the clothing.
What happens if you put Tide Pod in dispenser?
If the pod is placed on top of a load of clothes, it may not dissolve properly. This can result in streaks and spotting from deposits of detergent left on the wet clothes. Streaking can also happen if the washer is overloaded with clothes and the pod isn’t exposed to enough water to dissolve.
Do Tide Pods work better than liquid?
It doubles as a stain-remover (it even works on grease stains!) and it’s less expensive than pods. Pods, on the other hand, are pre-measured doses of detergent combined with a stain-fighting liquid and fabric brightener. They are super convenient and easier to manage than huge jugs of liquid detergent.
Are pods better than liquid?
Laundry pacs—often referred to as “Pods,” a term trademarked by Tide—are a convenient replacement for jugs of liquid or boxes of powder detergent. They’re more expensive—about 50 percent more, per load, than powder or liquid—but the convenience factor can’t be denied.
Will Tide pods dissolve in cold water?
Tide PODS® Coldwater Clean laundry pacs offer an effective clean in only one step, even in cold water conditions. Tide’s cold water detergent dissolves completely in cold water and does not produce excess suds, thanks to the Tide PODS®’ special film and HE Turbo technology.
Is one Tide Pod enough?
The number of pacs necessary depends on the load size. To guarantee superior performance, add two Tide PODS® pacs into the washing machine drum before you add clothes. Use one laundry pac for smaller loads or three for larger loads.
What do you do if you get Tide Pods on your skin?
Unintended exposure to or skin contact with laundry products usually causes no serious medical effects. If exposure to the skin or clothing occurs, remove contaminated clothing and rinse skin well with water.