I’m tired of paying for pricey hotel laundry service. Any tips for on-the-road alternatives? -Sarah Taurus, via e-mail
For basic pieces, take matters into your own hands: bring along one of our picks for travel-friendly detergents.
Dissolvable detergent sheets from Sea to Summit won’t spill on the go—just add a few to a sinkful of water. $3.95 for 50 sheets; pictured above.
Lewis N. Clark’s Laundry Kit includes a drain stopper and eight travel-size portions of Woolite. $4.99.
Forever New fabric wash is formulated for washing by hand and comes in a space-saving mini bottle. $3.50.