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Stain Removal 101.

How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. Tell you what, you have to rewash it once to put softener in but it's the whitest you'll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)Anastasia Gallant , Michael Gallant

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DIY Dryer Sheets---When you are ready to do some laundry, just pull out one strip, squeeze out the excess solution, and throw it in the dryer with your wet clothes like you normally would with a commercial dryer sheet! Used strips can be put back into the container with the solution and used again!

How to get out grease-stains that have already been through the dryer

mix 50/50 of dawn dishwashing soap and hydrogen peroxide. Mix it together. place on stain and brush it. Stain automatically comes out. i have even used it on dryed stains -it comes out. Colored +whites. Use 1/2 cup of dishwasher powder per load of white clothes. Let soak for several hours and clothes come out clean. Never start with hot water on any stain!! with blood, don't JUST soak in cold water, also, use anything (fingernail, brissle brush, handle of a spoon or fork)loosen the blood.

MUST if you have boys!!! How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. Tell you what, you have to rewash it once to put softener in but it's the whitest you'll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)

Sprinkle a little baby powder on the shirt’s underarms and collar, then iron to prevent sweat stains on white shirts. The powder forms a barrier that keeps oil and grime from seeping into the threads.

How to clean the washing machine filter...

Remove yellow underarm stains.... Mix hydrogen peroxide and baking soda. Apply to stains, let soak for 30 minutes and wash like normal.

Sheets stored in their own pillow cases....so great!

Take your favorite liquid fabric softener and soak an old hand towel or flour cloth completely with it. Wring it out and let it dry completely, then throw it in with your next load. This mega-fabric softener sheet should be good for at least 40 loads of laundry, stretching out softener use and lessening waste. In other words, save money.