Originally Posted by Koolau
Yep. DW has called me a lot worse.
But, seriously, when I knew DW before we married, her parents had a laundry chute that connected 2nd story and first floor to the basement where the washer/dryer was. It even substituted for an intercom system. Wow, what they didn't think of back in the 40's! YMMV
When I was much younger my parents moved us to a house in PA that had a laundry chute and a dumbwaiter. Easy to get the laundry down and then up again. Then there are the fun uses for kids.