Spring gives us the good mood, first warm days and…the grass stains. And no one is safe from such trouble. Children love to play in the yard and the adults prefer the basket dinners. So this article will reveal the main spring question: «Grass stains – what to take out with and how to wash?».
What to take out the grass stains with
Clothing always get dirty and to successfully fight such annoyances, you need to follow simple rules. First one – the fresher the stain, the easier for you to get rid of it. Second – you can always use the expedient means if you don’t have the spot removers.
There are several popular (and effective) methods:
- Ordinary salt;
- Sal-ammoniac + laundry soap;
- Acetic or lemon acid.
Salt perfectly fights the fresh stains. You will need the glass of warm water and tablespoon of salt to make the solution. This is mixed in the water until the full dissipation. Then you have to treat the dirty spot with it and leave the clothing for 20-30 minutes.
The last stage is the ordinary washing. What to take out the grass stains with besides the salt?
Sal-ammoniac will do. Teaspoon of this remedy, glass of water and powdered laundry soap. Elaborately mix it. Soak the cloth in this solution and then wash the thing in the hot water. There will be no stains then.
One more option is using the products with high acid capacity or lemon acid. Treat the stain with the chosen remedy. Wait 10-15 minutes and start to wash using the liquid soap or powder.
How to wash away the grass stains
Washing will be easy if you use the household chemicals. How to wash away the grass stains with their help? Everything is very simple. As an option, take the well-known «Vanish». Treat the dirty product according to the instruction and then put it in the washing machine.
One more way to wash away the grass stains is using the preliminary treatment of the contamination (they are described earlier in details). And then put the product in the washing machine.
How to remove the grass stains from the jeans
One of the most popular types of summer and spring material is denim. Skirts, trousers, coats and even peaky caps are made of it. So everybody, who has jeans, needs to know how to remove the grass stains from the jeans.
Fresh stain can be removed by the high temperature. Denim is quite dense material so you can boldly use this method. Stretch the clothing on the basin and soak the stain with the boiled water. The next step is washing by hands in the hot water or the washing machine using the maximum allowable temperature.
Paste of soda will clear the denim as well. Add it to the glass of warm water and make the dense body. Treat the stain with it and leave the clothing for 15 minutes. As always, wash the clothes by warm or hot water.
Don’t forget about the sal-ammoniac solution. This method is perfect for every type of cloth including denim.