Remove diesel stains from clothing by pre-treating, washing in hot water, and drying the garment. Do not use bleach to pre-treat the stain as this can create harmful fumes. If the first attempt does not work, the process of pre-treating and washing may need to be repeated before drying.Continue Reading
Apply a small amount of your favorite stain remover. Make sure that it is solvent based. Add detergent for extra cleaning power. Once applied, rub it into the stain a little, and let it sit for a few minutes.
After pre-treating the stain, allow the garment to sit for a few minutes in a bowl of water mixed with baking soda.
Wash the garment in either a regular load of laundry or by itself. Wash it in the hottest water possible, as per the instructions on the tag. If the odor is still there after soaking in the baking soda and water mix, add half a box of baking soda to the wash along with the detergent.
Check the spot to see if the stain is still there before putting the garment in the dryer. If the stain is still there, repeat these steps. If not, dry as normal.
Remove pine tar from clothing by pretreating the area with a stain removing, rubbing detergent into the cloth, scrubbing the spot, rinsing the area and washing the garment in hot water. This takes a few minutes plus a washing machine cycle. You need stain remover, detergent, access to a washing machine and hot water.Full Answer >
To remove ballpoint ink stains from clothing, place the garment on a clean cloth, dab the stained area with rubbing alcohol, and then dab it with a clean cloth until the ink stain is gone. Rinse the item thoroughly, treat the stain with laundry detergent, and then launder the garment.Full Answer >
To remove ink stains from clothing, apply alcohol to the stain, and blot the garment until the ink is no longer visible. Wash the stained area with detergent or soap. Treat persistent stains with a laundry pretreatment product. Wash the garment in hot water after treating the stain.Full Answer >
To remove Kool-Aid from clothes, treat the garment as quickly as you can, flushing it with cold water and applying stain pretreatment before washing the clothing item normally. Soaking the garment in a mixture of warm water and oxygen-based bleach is the next step if the stain is still present..Full Answer >