I pulled that shirt out of the clean laundry to see grease stains all down the front. Adding baking soda to the wash and then running the garment through again is another effective method for getting rid of oil or grease stains.
If the stain is fresh the cleaning process is much easier and you can dab the stain with a paper towel.
How to get grease stains out of washed clothes. Again all you ll need is some tissue or dry paper towel washing up liquid and a piece of cardboard. As a side note fels naptha also removes poison ivy resin from clothing. Although it s usually best to use a product designed for cleaning clothes liquid dishwashing detergent can also be a great way of removing grease stains from clothes.
The first method i tried was chalk. Can get it at walmart for about 3 88 and it works incredible. Allow the shampoo to sit on the stain for 30 minutes.
I ve never been so impressed with a stain remover before. Air dry your clothes when finished in the washing machine and you should be good to go. For getting oil out of clothes pre treat with liquid dish soap.
Once it s all brown scrape the baking soda away and repeat until the stain is lifted and the baking soda no longer changes color. Use fels naptha heavy duty laundry bar soap to treat oil and grease stains before washing. It s the shout grease busting stain remover spray.
I refused to let this be the death of a shirt i really liked so i wandered to pinterest and typed in grease stain remover and found dozens upon dozens of diy remedies. Just sprinkle the baking soda on top of the grease and wait for five to 10 minutes. Pour some clear hair shampoo on the stain and rub the fabric together to work the shampoo into the fibers.
Allow it to soak for thirty minutes and then put it in the washing machine for a regular wash. Before you throw your clothes in the washing machine with some liquid laundry detergent and fabric softener the first thing to do to remove oil stains is to pull out the grease. Wet the stain rub the wet bar of soap over it then scrub with an old toothbrush.
It s cheap and has a good track record for getting out grease. If that annoying oil stain still hasn t budged consider rubbing some corn starch directly into it and washing it yet again. Shampoo cleans hair and removes grease.
The baking soda will change color read. Wet the grease stained area of your clothing with cold water. A friend of mine shared with me the most amazing grease stain remover on planet earth.
Even on grease stains that are very old have been washed and dried. Then use a brush to scrub the baking soda into the stain. Yes first heavily douse your grease stain with hairspray using a paper towel in between the fabric and the spray.