Wednesday, 20 November 2013

5 tips to store your winter clothes


As the temperatures start soaring and the rays of the sun start hitting us hard, that’s the time you need to store your winter clothes safely. Seasons come and go in the blink of an eye, so it’s very important to store seasonal clothes in the right manner. Below mentioned tips will help you store winter clothes the right way.


1.Make sure your clothes are thoroughly clean before packaging -
It is very important that your clothes are dry and clean before you store them in any of your cabinets. Make sure that the clothes are free of moisture to avoid any problems when you use up the clothes next winter.

2.Store the winter clothes in a clean suitcase -
A clean suitcase is the perfect place to store your winter clothes as it’s dry and cool out there. While arranging the clothes, make sure the heaviest clothes are placed at the bottom and the lightest on top. In this way, there’ll be proper air circulation within the clothes to ensure maximum protection.

3.Check your stored clothing regularly -
Though you may be enjoying the summer heat in pools and other interesting places, keep a good check on your stored seasonal clothes as well. You can’t keep buying new stuff every time so it’s better to have a check on them regularly till the next winter arrives.

4.Do not hang sweaters -
It is always better to fold the clothing than hanging them around. If you wish, you can wrap the clothing in fabric. It would be better if you do not use plastic due to ventilation issues.

5.Store the clothes in a dark place -

It is better if you store your clothes in a dark place as it will be cool and dry out there. Storing clothes in places near any hot region will invite moisture into your clothes which will lead to infestation and mold growth.

Follow these simple tips for your winter clothes and enjoy the summer days to the fullest!