Are Bamboo Towels mildew resistant? How to get rid of a mildew scent?
A: Bamboo Towels should never develop the mildew scent like cotton towels do, as they are naturally odor and mildew resistant. But if it does, you may add vinegar to the laundry pre-soak, and this will kill any bacteria and odors.
Are Bamboo Towels good for hair?
A: Bamboo towels are much better than synthetic or cotton towels. Bamboo towels are softer, gentler, more absorbent, preventing hair damage and skin irritations. Bamboo Towels absorb water 3x better than cotton towels, so hair dries quickly and with minimal damage.
Can I hang Bamboo Towels on the clothesline?
A: Yes, you can. If they are a little crisp when dried, you can simply toss them in the dryer for 5-10 minutes and they’ll fluff soft again.
Can my Bamboo Towels snag? How to fix a snag on Towels.
A: If your Bamboo towel is snagged, simply cut the snag off with sharp scissors, and it won’t continue to snag. Best practice for laundering is not to wash them with things that have zippers or Velcro, or hooks. This will reduce snagging.
Are Bamboo Towels Good for the Gym? Are Bamboo Towels good for the pool, sauna or spa?
A: Use as a gym towel, pool towel, beach towel, all ideal places for its use, as Bamboo Towels are naturally resistant to bacteria and odors, so you can bathe safe and clean with bamboo. Additionally, they are great for kid’s athletic bags, motor homes, boats and by the pool, bamboo naturally provides uv protection.
Can you bleach Bamboo Towels? Do I wash the same way as a Cotton Towels?
A: Rayon from Bamboo is best cared for by washing in warm water and tumble dry on medium heat. Proper washing will extend their life and keep them soft and supple; you can expect to get 5-6 years from your towels with proper laundering. Bamboo is naturally resistant to bacteria, odors and mildew, so you do not need bleach, and you can hang dry and reuse your towels for days, with no mildew scent.
How to care for your Bamboo towels?
A: Similar to cotton towels, Bamboo Towels are very easy to care for. If you want your towels to last longer and maintain their bamboo qualities, always use a liquid mild detergent, do not wash towels with other clothing, do not use fabric softeners or dryer sheets.