No idea what it is about clotheslines that can make someone feel so happy. Just something so relaxing about seeing sheets blow in the breeze with the smell of pure sunshine. (Link: 25 Line-Drying Tips)
A few reasons why line drying is good: * We save money * The sun kills germs and therefore the clothes smell so much better * Dryers are more apt to shrink your clothing * The sun doesn't cause static cling * Hanging clothes is good old-fashioned exercise
Even for those of us who like to DIY, and custom build most solutions in our home ourselves, the clothesline is generally an off-the-shelf product purchased and installed in the yard, laundry room, or bathroom
When the clothes dryer entered the America household in the line-drying soon fell out of vogue and families began to rely on this modern appliance to quickly and easily complete a necessary household chore.