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How to Remove Ravioli Sauce Stains from a Slack.

How to Remove Ravioli Sauce Stains from a Slack. Ravioli’s date back to the 14th Century in letters written by some guy named Francesco di Marco, however if a ravioli stain is that old my best educated guess would be it’s permanent. So don’t even try to remove the stain because you will damage the [...]

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How to Remove Tea Stains from a Denim Skirt.

How to Remove Tea Stains from a Denim Skirt.   From a stain removal aspect tea is tea. Whether it is Fine Asian Green Tea from the herbal tea store, Celestial Seasonings Herbal Tea, Peet’s Spiced Tea, Starbuck’s Chai Tea, or Lipton Black Tea they are all made from tea leaves making the stain a [...]

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How to Remove Ring Around the Collar and Cuff Stains from a Skirt.

How to Remove Ring Around the Collar and Cuff Stains from a Skirt.   Ring around the collar and cuff is made up of body oils and dirt. The oil attracts the dirt from the atmosphere. A good laundry detergent with a little help from an oil remover will solve the problem. Vaska Laundry Detergent [...]

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How to Remove Ice Tea Stains from a Suit.

How to Remove Ice Tea Stains from a Suit. Ice Tea is simply tea on ice. Whether it’s Lipton, Celestial Seasonings, Peet’s, or Starbuck it is still tea, so we need to address this stain the same way we would address any tea stain. Plant base stains such as a tea stain fall into the [...]

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How to Remove Grass Stains from a Suit.

How to Remove Grass Stains from a Suit. As a father of a boy and to a large extent still a boy myself, I have seen more than my share of grass stains. Grass stains on the knees or embedded in the seat of our pants from a day at the park. This drove my [...]

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How to Remove Gel Pen Ink Stains from a Suit.

How to Remove Gel Pen Ink Stains from a Suit. Sad but funny. We’ve all seen it, a geeky guy walking down the street with a HUGE dark ink stain around the corner of his Giorgio Armani shirt pocket. Yes, another guy put his Gel Pen in his pocket without putting the cap back on. [...]

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How to Remove Dog Feces Stains from a Suit.

How to Remove Dog Feces Stains from a Suit. Cuddling up on the couch with your dog on a cool evening with a roaring fire gives one a good warm feeling.  But looking down and seeing a skid mark (feces stain) is not a pleasant sight. A dog feces stain is a water soluble stain [...]

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How to Remove Lipstick or Lip Balm Stains from a Suit.

How to Remove Lipstick or Lip Balm Stains from a Suit. Lipstick, Blistex, ChapStick, Bert’s Bees Beeswax Lip Balm, and many other types of lip balms are normally comprised of the same basic ingredients. There is usually some type of oil, wax and color pigment. The oils in the lipstick are encasing the other ingredient [...]

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How to Remove Ketchup Stains from a Suit.

How to Remove Ketchup Stains from a Suit. Ketchup! What can I say about Ketchup, it is America’s favorite condiment unless you’re Asian American then its Soy Sauce. That’s a different article for another time. Now we are focusing on ketchup. Ketchup! Ketchup! Ketchup! What ingredients are in ketchup? Tomato’s, vinegar, sugar and oh yeah, [...]

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How to Remove Cottage Cheese Stains from a Suit.

How to Remove Cottage Cheese Stains from a Suit. YUM! Cottage Cheese is among my favorite diet foods. It is high in calcium and low in calories, even less calories if I ware it as oppose to eating it. Perhaps I can start a new fashion trend. Quick! Call the fashion house of Gianni Versace [...]

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How to Remove Ballpoint Pen Ink Stains from a Suit.

How to Remove Ballpoint Pen Ink Stains from a Suit. It’s the funniest thing in the world. When we get an ink stain from a ballpoint pen in the shop it’s usually a mark that is 2 or 3 lines on the back of a dress shirt. Why on the back? Because guys use the [...]

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How to Remove Blueberry Stains from a Suit.

How to Remove Blueberry Stains from a Suit. Whether the blueberries are from the farmers market, the organic grocery store, or the cheapest blueberries you can find on sale, it doesn’t matter, they all stain the same. Blueberry is a fruit making it acidic and a tannin stain. Many of the spotting products such as [...]

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How to Remove Coffee Stains from a Wool Blazer.

Wool is a natural fiber derived from sheep. Using excessively high alkaline products will cause the hairs to curl crating shrinkage, felting, and tightening of the weave. Most dyes on wool are stable but it’s always best to test for color fastness before proceeding with any stain removal. Unprocessed wool has natural oils that will [...]

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How to remove a Coffee stain from a Silk Blazer.

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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