It Works! Hairspray As Pretreater

The tip: Use hairspray to get out pesky ink stains in your clothes. The trick: Works best on fresh ink. This trick is not reliable on set in stains, although it may help to minimize the stain. Why it works: The secret is the isopropyl alcohol. How to use it: Place a towel or someContinue reading “It Works! Hairspray As Pretreater”

Laundry Quickie: Top 10 Pretreaters

The following is a list of the top 10 items that you likely already have under your sink that can be used as a laundry pretreater: Hydrogen Peroxide WD40 Rubbing Alcohol Dawn dish soap Cascade dishwasher detergent Ammonia Salt Baking Soda Acetone Fingernail Polish Remover Toothpaste In future posts, I’ll tell exactly what each pretreaterContinue reading “Laundry Quickie: Top 10 Pretreaters”

It Works! Pretreater Tip

Recently, I managed to get brake fluid on a pair of grey leggings. It broke my heart thinking that I would never be able to wear them, again, as I kept looking at the stains that mocked my favorite pants. I tried using water to dilute the spots, but that didn’t seem to tame theContinue reading “It Works! Pretreater Tip”

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton