A Traveller's Diary

Subtitle

    PROTECT THY CLOTHES

 

 HOME                  AN INSIGHT TO HOUSEHOLD TIPS

 

Swim suit-

Fill tub with cool water. Add 1 tsp mild facial cleanser and few drops of fresh mint leaves. Soak the cloth for 4 min and lie it flat to dry. This will not only leave your swim wear fresh and clean but will smell good too.
 
Delicate Clothes-
Clothes with delicate work on them, put in a pillow cover and then wash to protect it.
 
Coffee Stains-
Wash cloth in luke warm soapy water. Rub glycerine. Leave for 1 hr and wash again with soap.
 
Lace-
To whiten your lace on clothes, wash in sour milk.
 
Lipstick stain-
Apply glycerine for 20 min and then wash.
 
Ink Stains-
  • Rub alcohol on the stain.

  • Put toothpaste on the ink spots generously and let it dry completely, then wash.
 
To  remove chewing gum from clothes:
 Keep the cloth  in the freezer for an hour.
 
To  whiten white clothes:
Soak white clothes in hot water with a slice of lemon for 10 minutes

 

To remove grease from clothes: 


Empty a can of Coke into the load of greasy clothes, add detergent, and run through a regular cycle. The Coca-Cola will help loosen grease stains.