How do you get coffee stains out?


Quick Answer

To get coffee stains out of clothing, rub a liquid laundry detergent on the stain, and then soak the clothing in cold water. Apply a stain remover prior to washing. Do not dry until the stain is lifted.

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  1. Fill a bucket with water

    Fill a bucket or a small plastic tub with cold water.

  2. Apply the detergent

    Pour the detergent over the stain, and then rub it with some cold water.

  3. Soak the clothing

    Soak the affected clothing in the bucket of water for 30 minutes, rubbing the stain every 5 minutes.

  4. Fill the bucket with warm water

    Drain the water from the bucket, and refill it with warm water.

  5. Soak the clothing a second time

    Submerge the clothing in the water, and allow it to soak for a further 15 minutes.

  6. Apply stain remover

    Rub a stain-removing solution on the stain, and wait 5 minutes.

  7. Wash the clothing

    Wash the clothing as usual, and repeat the process until the stain is completely gone.

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