We've discussed stain
removers before on DIY Life. We've covered the homemade brew
, taught you how to get ink out of laundry
, and let you in on the peanut butter secret
So that's it, right? All your stain removal questions are covered, and we can call it a day.
Hardly. As long as I remain helplessly clumsy and my children remain, well, children, I will be finding new stains and learning new ways to remove them.
The School of Fiber Science & Technology at the University of New South Wales has put together this list of 21 common stains, and how to remove them
. Did you know that borax will remove cocoa and that lemon juice will treat rust stains? Some of the solutions are surprising, but I'm willing to give them a try. You already have most of what you need around the house.