Recharge towels by washing them once with hot water and 1 cup vinegar, then a second time with hot water and cup baking soda. This strips the build up of detergent and fabric softener residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again.
How to recharge your towels - Load towels into washer, (no soap) fill with hot water. Add 1 cup of vinegar, let it dilute for a moment, then add a ½ cup of baking soda. Run the washer, and dry as normal. Do Not add fabric softener
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Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelly. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and vinegar, then a time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue.