Tang Ming Tung/DigitalVision/Getty images
Why trust SaveOnEnergy?Learn More
At SaveOnEnergy, we work to offer accurate information with editorial integrity. Our partners do not direct our editorial content, though we may reference their products in our posts. Read more about how we make money.
- The best time to wash clothes to save electricity is during low-demand hours.
- Check your electric plan to determine when peak hours are, and avoid running your washer during those times.
- It’s usually best to wash your clothes early in the morning during the summer and late at night in the winter.
- You can also save money when doing laundry by lowering the temperature settings and using energy-efficient appliances.