laundry

How to Wash a Down Comforter at Home

How to wash a down comforter in a home front load washing machine. Washing a down comforter at home is fairly straight forward. It takes a few hours, some tennis balls, your favorite green laundry soap, a front load washer and a dryer. A synthetic comforter is just as easy to wash and even quicker [...]

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Self Cleaning Clothes

Engineers in China have created a non toxic, environmentally friendly chemical coating for garments that will remove stains and odors when exposed to sunlight. The research was done at Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Hubei University for Nationalities. In the research test an orange dye was applied to the coated garment, 71% of the stain [...]

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How to Remove Red Wine from a Cotton Bridesmaid Dress.

Testing 1-2-3: Test the color in a hidden area with soap and water to see if it’s colorfast. 1.      Apply a small amount of distilled white vinegar directly onto the stain and let it rest for a few minutes. 2.      Blot off with a wet towel followed by a dry towel. 3.      If the stain [...]

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How to remove a Oil Stain from Cotton

Before attempting any stain removal it is important to test the item for colorfastness. Take a white towel and apply a small amount of water to a corner of the towel. Using that corner of the towel blot a hidden area of the item you wish to spot. Check the towel for color transfer, the [...]

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Reusable Polypropylene Garment Bag

Be fantastic… use less plastic! Be eco-friendly! The Green Garmento is a “hanging hamper” and a laundry bag! The Green Garmento is a duffel bag and a carrying bag! The Green Garmento holds all of your drycleaning! The green Garmento is a hanging garment bag! Phone number: 866-681-6659 California phone number: 323-512-2600 Email: help@the greengarmento.com Website: [...]

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