How to Fix a Smelly Washing Machine
If you notice your laundry coming out of the washer with a foul odor, it is time to clean your washing machine. A smelly washing machine transmits odor onto your clothes. Detergent residue, excess moisture and dirt from your laundry all contribute to washing machine odor. Cleaning a washer requires little effort and will pay off big in terms of the condition of your laundry. Whether you have a top-loading or front-loading washing machine, cleaning the washer thoroughly will help to ensure that your laundry smells fresh.