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. 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
How to get oily stains out of clothes that have been washed and dried several times. . . Palmolive Dish Soap. Put a fair amount on, rubbing it around to cover the oily stain well and let it soak for ONE HOUR. Then just throw it in the washer and run a cicle.