Clean laundry spots and stains

August 31, 2014 0 By EngineerMommy

Do you have any stubborn spots or stains in your laundry pieces that you don’t know how to treat? The next time you’re faced with this dilemma, consider the following tips and tricks for treating any type of stain and restoring your clothing piece to their like-new condition. Whether you have a lipstick stain, a milk stain, a juice stain or a grass stain, the following tips below will help you tackle the stain like a pro!

Clean Laundry Spots & Stains

Treat laundry stains

Treat laundry stains

Oil stains (salad dressing, lipstick, auto grease): apply liquid detergent on stain and let stand for 15 minutes before laundering.

Protein stains (blood, milk, dairy products, body soil): soak in cold water for 30 minutes before laundering.

Tannin stains (tea, wine, coffee, soda, fruits, juices): soak in cold water and wash in hot water

Dye stains (grass, blueberries, mustard, dark fabric): apply liquid detergent to stain and wash in hot water.

Disclosure: Engineer Mommy is a participant in the Amazon Services, LLC Associates Program, which is an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. For additional details, please see our full Disclosure Policy. Any link may be an affiliate link. All opinions are exclusively my own.