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Here's how often you should wash and dry clean everything in your closet

Doing laundry stinks, but it’s a necessary part of adult life. Fortunately, not every piece of clothing we wear needs to be washed or dry cleaned immediately after we’re done with it.

Sure, things like t-shirts, socks, and underwear should go in the wash after each use. But other staples like coats, jeans, and sweaters can last a lot longer than you might imagine.

If you’ve been wondering when to clean everything in your closet, this guide is for you.

When to wash clothes2Diana Yukari/Business Insider

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