Don't get too excited, the world is still working on an app that will actually do your laundry in your home with no effort from you. But until that app is ready, there are apps that provide laundry pick up and delivery services, laundromat locations, washer and dryer controls, delivery of laundry supplies and stain removal tips.
How to Find Laundry Apps
We all need a little help now and then with laundry.
Here's a list of some top apps that you'll find helpful for your laundry routine.
Fabric Care Label Apps
- DressCare - Google Play Created by lyuboZAR, DressCARE explains the care label symbols found on clothing.
Laundry Day - Care Symbol Reader - Apple iTunes Store To translate laundry care symbols, snap a photo and the app's image recognition provides a translation of what each symbol means and how to clean the garment.
Stain Removal Apps
- Tide Stain Brain - Google Play and Apple iTunes Store Created by the folks at Tide, Tide Stain Brain is a handy reference guide for removing stains from clothes.
- Clorox myStain - Apple iTunes Store From the Clorox Company, tips for stain removal and laundry advice.
- Purex Laundry Help - Google Play and Apple iTunes Store The Purex Laundry Help App offers stains removal tips and laundry advice.
- The Ultimate Stain Remover Tips - Apple iTunes Store Created by Alex Tam Ming Yen, this app offers advice on stain and odor removal throughout the home.
Basic Laundry Instruction Apps
- Laundry Instruction - Google Play Created by Dondochaka, this app is a simple question and answer checklist for washing clothes.
- Whirlpool WashSquad - Apple iTunes Store Whirlpool is the leading laundry appliance manufacturer in the United States and they want to help you with your laundry routine. With this app you can assign laundry jobs to your family and track their progress, get stain removal and fabric care advice and receive custom laundry guides for Whirlpool washers and dryers,
Laundry Pick Up and Delivery Services Apps
- Washio - Google Play and Apple iTunes Store Laundry pickup and delivery service in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Oakland, San Francisco and Washington, DC
- Cleanly - Apple iTunes Store Laundry and dry cleaning valet services in New York City.
- Washport - Google Play and Apple iTunes Store Laundry services in the Philadelphia area.
- Task Rabbit - Google Play and Apple iTunes Store Provides laundry services and other tasks like food shopping, house cleaning and running errands. Available in 19 cities - Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, LA and OC, London, Miami, New York City, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, San Antonio, San Diego, Seattle, San Francisco Bay Area, Washington, DC.
- DryV - Google Play and Apple iTunes Store Laundry services in Chicago and Detroit.
Find Laundromat Apps
- Laundry Finder - Google Play Created by UknowApps, Laundry Finder enables you to find a laundry mat in locations around the world.
Laundry Detergent Delivery App
- Amazon Dash Button - This button connects to your home Wi-Fi network and with a single touch will place an order on Amazon to ship selected laundry products. Available for Amazon Prime members only.
Washer and Dryer Apps
- LG Smart Laundry & DW- Google Play LG Smart Laundry & DW app allows you to monitor, modify or diagnose your smart washer and dryer from anywhere. The app also includes a laundry guide to help with stains and laundry care label icons.
- Samsung Smart Washer - Apple iTunes The Samsung Smart Washer App allows you to control your washer or dryer from your smart phone, notifies you of the status of the appliance and allows you to solve a problem from your mobile device.
- Whirlpool Smart Appliances - Google Play and Apple iTunes Works with Whirlpool Smart front load and top load washers and dryers as well as NEST thermostats.
- GE Connect Appliances - Google Play and Apple iTunes This GE app allows you to track your GE washer and dryer cycles and set alerts right from your mobile device.
- Go Laundry! Washer or Dryer Timer - Google Play GoLaundry! helps you keep track of your laundry time and notifies you once your washer or dryer is done. Perfect for college dorms, apartment laundry rooms and forgetful home launderers!