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How do I clean my smelly washing machine?

A smelly washing machine drum is a very warm, damp and dark place, which provides the optimum conditions for bad odours to develop and linger over time. These bad odours can even be transferred onto your clothing, which significantly reduces their freshness and defeats the object of putting them in the washing machine in the first place!

In order to ensure that your washing machine and your clothes are kept fresh, clean and odour-free, we highly recommend that you put your washing machine through a regular 90°C maintenance wash at least once a month without any clothes in the machine. For the best results we also recommend that you use our tested and approved washing machine cleaner in conjunction with your maintenance wash for safe and effective cleaning and odour removal.

In addition to performing a maintenance wash, we also advise that you clean the washing machine's rubber door seal on a regular basis, as this can also harbour bad odours caused by a build up of laundry soils, detergent residues and hard water minerals. Simply wipe the inside and outside of the door seal with a damp cloth before performing a maintenance wash.

Washing machine cleaner
Single pack
Washing machine cleaner
Four pack
  • Suitable for removing deposits from the appliance including detergent.
  • Can help to ensure a cleaner, more hygienic interior of the washing machine.
  • Improves washing results by reducing spots and marks on laundry.
  • Reduces unpleasant odours caused by regular low temperature washes.
  • Suitable for removing deposits from the appliance including detergent.
  • Can help to ensure a cleaner, more hygienic interior of the washing machine.
  • Improves washing results by reducing spots and marks on laundry.
  • Reduces unpleasant odours caused by regular low temperature washes.
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