To remove perspiration odor from clothing, spray white vinegar on sweaty areas before washing. Add 1/2 cup baking soda to the machine, then wash as usual.Continue Reading
Before washing the clothing, fill a spray bottle with white distilled vinegar and spray the vinegar on sweaty areas, such as the underarms and collar.
Measure 1/2 cup baking soda and pour it into the water. To prevent the powder from forming clumps on the clothes, swirl it around until it dissolves.
Once the baking soda is dissolved, put the clothes in the wash and add the laundry soap before running the cycle as usual.
Skunk odor can be removed from clothing by first washing the affected clothing in a solution of 32 ounces of 3 percent hydrogen peroxide, 2 ounces of baking soda and 1 ounce of dishwashing liquid. The clothes can be scrubbed in a bucket containing this solution several times before laundering.Full Answer >
The following procedure will remove skunk odor from clothing and pets. It may have a mild bleaching effect on some types of clothing, and it may make a pet's fur slightly lighter. However, this is one of the most effective solutions to skunk odor because it neutralizes the smell rather than simply concealing it.Full Answer >
To remove the odor of mothballs from clothing, wash the clothes and allow them to line dry. The clothing may require several washings and several days in the outdoors before the odor completely dissipates. Clothing refreshers, such as fabric softener sheets, can be used to help remove the odor of mothballs.Full Answer >
Eliminate dog odor in your home by using a commercial odor-neutralizing spray or baking soda on porous surfaces, such as fabric upholstery or carpet; using HEPA air filtration; and frequently cleaning areas where the dog commonly rests or is active. Using enzymatic cleaners is one of the most effective ways of eliminating dog odors in the home because they are designed to break down the odor-causing substances left by a dog.Full Answer >