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Heloise's website, Heloise.com, offers tips for removing stains from clothing, tablecloths and other household fabrics. Many of her books also cover the topic. One, "Heloise Conquers Stinks and Stains," focuses on stain ... More »

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"Hints from Heloise," the popular column offering household cleaning advice, has stain removal tips from how to remove everything from ballpoint pen ink to grass stains. To remove pen ink, place the item face down on pap... More »

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The Heloise website includes a page with a long list of hints on controlling bugs in the home, making cleaning agents, removing stains, cleaning silver and using microfiber cloths. The page has a section with questions m... More »

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