What Do You Wash Only Once a Year?


We talked about the fact that a lot of people hate to do laundry, and will put off having to wash things as long as they can. BEST LIFE published a new poll that asked folks how often they wash various items, and you’ll be shocked by which ones get very few cleanings.

The item most likely to be washed about once a year is coats, with 38% of people admitting to that.

On the gross scale, 30% of people actually say they wash their bed sheets only once a year.

  • Other items folks rarely wash include:
    • Blankets (36%)
    • Cushion covers (33%)
    • Scarves (28%)
    • Gloves (25%)
    • Jeans (18%)
    • Suits (17%)
    • Sweaters (15%)
    • Pants (14%)
    • Hats (14%)
    • Hoodies (13%)