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1. Scrape up the liquid 2. Sprinkle baking soda or cornstarch on stain to let absorb for 10 minutes and then vacuum. 3. Mix one tablespoon clear dishwashing liquid and one tablespoon white vinegar with two cups of warm water. 4. Using a white cloth, sponge the stain with the detergent/vinegar solution and blot until all the liquid is absorbed. 5. Sponge off with cold water and blot dry.
It’s happened to all of us at one point or another. We dribble coffee on our favorite shirt. Our 2-year-old decides to color herself–and her Sunday dress–with rainbow assortment of felt-tip markers. Our husband gets a little overly enthusiastic with his barbecue sauce. Our romantic candlelit dinner leaves us with candle wax all over the tablecloth. In any of these cases, and certainly a whole lot more, it is easy to just want to throw up our hands and declare a total loss. Yes, it’s ...
How to Remove Stains from Laundry Download and print this handy chart showing how to remove common varieties of stains. Post a copy in your laundry room for quick reference. (From Better Homes and Gardens)
it works!! peroxide + dish detergent... just got up the dried/mashed/ground in yogurt stain on my son's cream carpet! i've tried a handful of cleaners, shout spray/wash, simple green, carpet cleaner machine... and this did it. woot!!
Ingredients: 1 tbsp dish soap (regular Dawn) 1 tbsp white vinegar 2 cups hot water Baking soda Instructions: Sprinkle baking soda on the stain and wait 10 minutes. Then vacuum it up. Mix the dish soap, vinegar, and water together. With a clean cloth, start dabbing the stain remover on the stain. Keep blotting until it's completely gone.