Putting washing powder in the drum — MoneySavingExpert Forum
Apr 19, 2012·The washing machine cycles that I most commonly use include a pre-wash. If I put the detergent straight in the drum it would all be rinsed away in the pre-wash and the main wash would be just with water. This is pointless using it. This is why in the detergent drawer there are at least two sections, usually three.