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How to Get Rid of Paint Stains

Posted on: September 28, 2009 Posted by: Nicole Harding Comments: 1

A fresh coat of paint does wonders to make surfaces, furniture and your own home look better, but splatters of paint where they’re not meant to be looks bad. Here are the different methods you can do to remove paint stains on a variety of surfaces, and how you can get rid of a variety of paint stains caused by different paint types. Read on for more. Clothes Unless you…

How to Get Rid of Pencil Stains

Posted on: June 8, 2009 Posted by: Nicole Harding Comments: 2

A pencil, when rubbed on paper, can weave fine creations. However, when it hits a fabric or the wall, it leaves stains that don’t fade easily. Soap and water have a limited effect on the markings, so normal washing is automatically ruled out as an option. Other substances must be tossed in to the mix to take care of those tough-to-remove stains. The funny things is, some of the solutions…

How to Get Rid of Tooth Stains

Posted on: February 10, 2009 Posted by: Nicole Harding Comments: 5

It goes without saying that our teeth are the first in line to meet whatever we put in our mouth (well, after our lips). Years of smoking, drinking tea or coffee, or just plain poor oral hygiene can lead to teeth stains. Here, we learn more about how we get tooth stains, and more importantly, how we can get rid of them. Causes of Tooth Stains There are two branches…

How to Get Rid of Vomit Stains

Posted on: January 23, 2009 Posted by: Nicole Harding Comments: 1

Vomit stains are a common problem for people who own pets or who’ve had a run-in with a nasty bout of sickness. Fortunately, you don’t have to despair over vomit stains staying forever. Keep in mind that while it’s tempting to not handle fresh vomit, it’s usually better that you attend to it immediately. Like most stains, vomit stains are harder to remove when they’re old and dried up. Here…

How to Get Rid of Food Coloring Stains

Posted on: January 21, 2009 Posted by: Nicole Harding Comments: 0

Food coloring stains can be easy to deal with if you are talking about getting rid of it on floors, tables or place mats. It is hard to manage once the food coloring stain is on the carpet, white shirt or leather shoes. Different techniques are used for stains found on different materials. To guide you on how to remove food coloring stains here is a list: Different Stains on…

How to Get Rid of Permanent Marker Stains

Posted on: January 21, 2009 Posted by: Nicole Harding Comments: 3

Sometimes, a slide presentation is not enough to get your point across. You want your business presentation or class lecture to be more dynamic and interactive so you use a white board to draw some diagrams and write text that can emphasize some of your points. In your enthusiasm, you accidentally use a permanent marker, not a white board marker. Great, now you have a white board full of lines,…

How to Get Rid of Oil Stains on Pavement

Posted on: January 15, 2009 Posted by: Nicole Harding Comments: 2

Every owner of a vehicle of any kind (motorboat, automobile, motorcycle) knows one of the worst parts about vehicle maintenance – those dreaded, ugly oil stains you get on your driveway or garage floor when you’re either hard at work in the shop maintaining your prized steed, or when your vehicle is just leaking oil. While your vehicle may look and run great after a few good hours in the…

How to Get Rid of Make-Up Stains

Posted on: January 14, 2009 Posted by: Nicole Harding Comments: 2

You’re excitedly getting ready for girls’ night out, and after choosing your outfit, you decide to put on some makeup; a little blush-on, some mascara, and bright red lipstick for a kissable look. Your face is all done, as you slip into your top and jeans, but just before you head out the door, you see something in the mirror that horrifies you: your white blouse that was spotless moments…

How to Get Rid of Laundry Detergent Stains

Posted on: January 13, 2009 Posted by: Nicole Harding Comments: 3

When it comes to washing clothes and various laundry chores, nothing is more useful than laundry detergent. It can fight and take out the most annoying stains, dirt and grime in an instant. Laundry detergent, whether granular solid, powdered or liquid, works well to eliminate unpleasant fabric problems. It can also be a cleaning substitute for various household tasks, like cleaning floors and surfaces. It’s a very versatile and dependable…

How to Get Rid of Grass Stains

Posted on: January 6, 2009 Posted by: Nicole Harding Comments: 0

Your kid is out in the lawn, wearing a clean t-shirt you laundered just yesterday. After a few hours of running, tripping, and laughing, he comes in with a big smile on his face and grass stains all over his clothes. Before you can start yelling, he hands you a small flower. Oh well. Your anger might have faded away quickly, but those grass stains aren’t going to. Of the…