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How to Clean Rust Stains Off of Ceramic Tile

September 29, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Cleaning

Ceramic tiles are not hard to maintain clean and presentable. Cleaning your ceramic tiles with mild soap and water once every two weeks will be enough to keep the surface sparkling and shiny. However, sometimes there are stains that won’t come out that easily as you may want. For those stains, including rust ones, you …

How to Remove Olive Oil Spills

June 21, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Cleaning

Olive oil is common ingredient in cooking, cosmetics and soaps.  When using olive oil, you can accidentally spill it onto your carpet, upholstery or clothing. Fortunately, you can easily get rid of the nasty olive oil stain by treating the spill as soon as possible. It can be very difficult to remove an olive oil …

How to Clean with Vinegar

May 7, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Cleaning

No matter the cleaning solution you are using, stains should be treated immediately in order to have a better chance to get rid of them. Use paper towels to blot liquids or lift solid materials that have caused the stain so that the mess doesn’t penetrate deep into the fabric or surface. Once you have …

How to Remove Set-in Stains from Carpet

April 21, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Cleaning

Carpets make a home look more appealing, but they can be a real challenge to be kept clean. Stains are the thing that you will have to deal with most often during the life of your carpet, but sometimes this task could be not as easy as it might seem, especially if the stains have …

A Few Tricks on How to Remove Stains from Silk

April 8, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Cleaning

Since silk is delicate fabric, it requires special care and cleaning in order not to be ruined. Removing stains from silk is a difficult task but a prompt treatment with the right supplies can increase the chances drastically. A good news is that you may even be able to get the stain out of the …

How to Get Rid of Stubborn Blood Stains

March 27, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Cleaning

Blood stains can be very difficult to remove no matter whether the stained item is clothing, carpet or upholstery.  Keep in mind that the best way to deal with a blood stain is to tackle it immediately. This doesn’t mean that a dried stain won’t come out but it will be much harder. Sometimes, the …

Chocolate Stains – How to Remove Them from Clothing

March 22, 2012 | Author: | Posted in Cleaning

Chocolate can leave a very nasty stain on any fabric or material. Because of the pigment, dye and oils in chocolate, these stains can also be very stubborn. To remove chocolate stains successfully from clothing, you should treat them for both oil and dye. The easiest way to get rid of a chocolate stain is …