Green your laundry routine: Hang it out

Line drying the clothes. How did this become such a radical idea? Just 50 years ago, it was the norm.
Then everyone got electric dryers, and we burned more coal to run them. But now that we’re enlightened about that, we’re heading to the backyard, the basement or the patio with a basket of wet clothes.
Re-adopting the ways of past generations is energy efficient — and it’s easy to get the hang of.