|RE: Laundry in common house||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Rob Sandelin (floriferousemail.msn.com)|
|Date: Wed, 22 Dec 1999 18:39:01 -0700 (MST)|
Wheeled carts are very useful and widely used. It would interesting to know if common laundry use falls off over distance though. Rob Sandelin Northwest Intentional Communties Association Building a better society, one neighborhood at a time > -----Original Message----- > From: Bitner/Stevenson [mailto:lilbert [at] earthlink.net] > Sent: Tuesday, December 21, 1999 5:23 PM > To: floriferous [at] email.msn.com; Multiple recipients of list > Subject: Re: Laundry in common house > > > It just occurred to me, Rob. Isn't there a community that has > laundry carts > that they use to get the laundry from house to CH? I'm pretty sure someone > wrote about that here. Those commercial carts would be great. I've often > wished I had wheels on my basket. I still think that even with larger > distances, it is such an economy of scale to have a laundry that > it's worth > putting a little effort into it. > -- > Liz Stevenson > Southside Park Cohousing > Sacramento, California > > ---------- > From: "Rob Sandelin" <floriferous [at] email.msn.com> > To: Multiple recipients of list <cohousing-l [at] freedom2.mtn.org> > Subject: RE: Laundry in common house > Date: Tue, Dec 21, 1999, 2:14 PM > > > The scale of your community has a lot to do with whether a laundry will > work. Tight, close buildings make it reasonable to walk over to do the > laundry. If your site is larger and spread out, it is much less > reasonable. > I seem to recall that the homes that were further than 200 feet from the > commonhouse were unlikely to use a central laundry. I just tried to find > that number somewhere but can't so maybe I am not remembering it right? > Anybody have any observations of laundry use with relationship to > distance? > > Rob Sandelin > Northwest Intentional Communties Association > Building a better society, one neighborhood at a time > > > > >
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