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Air Dried Clothes
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mike.
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I've just found this link talking about how the Chinese don't care much for clothes driers.

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I don't care for them either. I had one once but used it only for a few months.

I'll try that again!

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Here's another article...apparently haging clothes to dry is very Italian....

http://smallnotebook.org/2011/06/20/dry-your-laund.....theslines/

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Bounjiorno!

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It is also very British!

I'll try that again!

Tue 19-Jul-11
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Amazing what you find when you dig through this forum!

Washing is out on my rotary drier ( which I dislike, working on getting a line put in). It is outside the back door in what is now the chicken yard! My pegs live in a basket beneath the line which the chickens regularly take  and scatter about the garden!

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I don't put clothes out through the spring and summer, for the simple reason that we have so many birds here and they poop on the washing all the time!  Literally with every single load, I was having to re-wash some of it  doh I tumble dry some (as I absolutely loathe ironing) and the rest goes on an airer in the utility room, or under the gazebo if it's not too windy outside.  The birds do quite often go in the gazebo though....I regularly have to wipe down the chairs in there, and they sometimes get the washing  ponder

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To help save on electricity, I got rid of my tumble dryer years ago.  I hang out when I can, but during the winter I now use a couple of airers and radiator hanging thingy's.  However, until the polythene split so badly on my polytunnel, Brian put 2 lines up in there for me and I used it all winter.  Didn't matter if things got a bit cold, or took a bit longer to dry.  At least they didn't get any wetter when it rained!  LOL

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I have kept my dryer for when I need to sort out bedding for the Gite and cannot peg it out. The GIte is  usually empty or used by friends in the winter so they do their laundry. Once the Esse is lit in late Autumn I dry my washing on an airier in front of it if I cannot peg out. My washing is on the line any sunny day all year. We have no central heating so cannot use radiators!

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Aly said
I have kept my dryer for when I need to sort out bedding for the Gite and cannot peg it out. The GIte is  usually empty or used by friends in the winter so they do their laundry. Once the Esse is lit in late Autumn I dry my washing on an airier in front of it if I cannot peg out. My washing is on the line any sunny day all year. We have no central heating so cannot use radiators!  

We have a woodburner, but OH wouldn't let me hang washing in front of it!  He would think I was being just too old fashioned!   lol

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