Stain Removal Blog: A Mom's Guide To House Cleaning, Laundry And Stains

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This blog, and the site as a whole, is your one stop guide to just about anything you'd like to know about house cleaning tips, laundry tips, stain removal from various surfaces, and other household remedies and hints.

On the site you'll find lots of articles, tips, product reviews and more, all designed to help you figure out the simplest and most effective ways to deal with all of your cleaning tasks, both common and unusual, so you can have time for all the other parts of your life!

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The Latest Articles On Stain Removal 101

How To Remove The Top 10 Thanksgiving Stains

Thanksgiving Stains
Here's a guide to removing the top 10 most common types of Thanksgiving stains so you can stop worrying about clean up and just enjoy the day itself, and the rest of your long weekend.

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Uses Of Hydrogen Peroxide For Laundry

Hydrogen Peroxide For Laundry
Here are uses for hydrogen peroxide for laundry, to remove stains and overall brighten your clothes.

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Ultimate Guide To Using Dry Cleaning Solvent Uses For Stain Removal

Dry Cleaning Solvent
Learn when to use dry cleaning solvent to remove certain types of stains from clothing, upholstery and carpet, and which product I recommend.

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Enzyme Laundry Detergent & Stain Removers: Facts & Instructions For Use

Enzyme Laundry Detergent & Stain Removers
Here's information on how enzyme laundry detergent and stain removers work to remove stains and get clothes clean, as well as how to use them properly and effectively.

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Using A Laundry Pretreater

Using A Laundry Pretreater
Here's a guide to using a laundry pretreater as a stain removal technique for clothing, showing how to do it well to get the best result.

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Top 10 Halloween Stains And How To Remove Them

Top 10 Halloween Stains
Here is a list of the top 10 Halloween stains, plus instructions for how to remove them, so you and your family can have a fun holiday this year.

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How To Remove Top 10 Baby Stains

Remove Top 10 Baby Stains
Babies are cute but messy. Here's how to remove the top 10 types of baby stains.

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Presoaking Laundry Stains: Very Effective Stain Removal Technique

Presoaking Laundry Stains
Presoaking laundry stains is one of the most effective stain removal techiques. Find out what types of stains it can remove and what are some of the best presoaks available for use.

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Top 9 Stain Removal Techniques

Top 9 Stain Removal Techniques
There are some good (and some bad) ways to remove stains, and I've listed the top nine stain removal techniques to learn and use to effectively and safely keep your home clean and stain free.

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Homemade Cleaning Products Recipes And Instructions

Homemade Cleaning Products
Over 40 homemade cleaning products recipes and instructions, for all around your house, with many types of ingredients, so you can make your own homemade cleaning solutions.

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Homemade Deicer - How To Make Deicer

Homemade Deicer
It is easy to make homemade de-icer that you can use for helping to clean off your car on snowy mornings.

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Ultimate List Of Homemade Cleaning Supplies, Ingredients And Equipment

Homemade Cleaning Supplies
See a comprehensive list of homemade cleaning supplies, including the ingredients and equipment needed to create your own homemade cleaners and homemade cleaning products.

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Homemade Pet Odor Removal Recipes And Ideas

Homemade Pet Odor Removal
Here are some ideas and home remedies for homemade pet odor removal, to get rid of that pet smell without toxic chemicals.

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Homemade Silver Jewelry Cleaner Recipe

Silver Jewelry Cleaner
Use this homemade silver jewelry cleaner recipe to keep your silver jewelry looking good for less.

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Cleaning Silver With Baking Soda: Cheap & Eco-Friendly

Cleaning Silver With Baking Soda
Did you know that cleaning silver with baking soda is a natural alternative to commercial silver cleaners and polishes? Find out how to do it here.

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Homemade Silver Cleaner Recipe: DIY Silver Dip

Silver Cleaner Recipe
Here's a homemade silver cleaner recipe to clean the tarnish off your silver for less using natural ingredients and science. Just dip your silver in and see it shine.

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Homemade Gold Cleaner Recipe

Gold Cleaner Recipe
Use this homemade gold cleaner recipe to clean anything gold in your home, including gold jewelry.

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Homemade Copper Cleaner & Polish Recipes

Copper Cleaner & Polish
Here are recipes for homemade copper cleaner and polish using natural ingredients, to keep your copper clean for less.

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All Oxi Active Laundry Detergent Reviews & Experiences

All Oxi Active
Read reviews of All Oxi Active laundry detergent, sharing their experiences and opinions about this detergent. Please be aware that many people have experienced allergic reactions to it.

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Homemade Brass Cleaner & Polish Recipes

Brass Cleaner
Several homemade brass cleaner and polish recipes to keep both your lacquered brass, and unlacquered brass clean and shiny.

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Homemade Aluminum Cleaner Recipes

Aluminum Cleaner
Here are recipes for homemade aluminum cleaner to get your pots and pans, and also other items made of this metal in your home clean.

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Homemade Laundry Starch Recipe

Homemade Laundry Starch
A simple recipe for homemade laundry starch, so you can iron your clothes without having to purchase starch ever again.

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Homemade Fabric Softener Recipes

Homemade Fabric Softener
Here are two recipes for homemade fabric softener using natural ingredients that can also save you money. One is for your washing machine, and the other for use in the dryer.

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Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipes

Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipes
Here are 4 homemade laundry detergent recipes you can use to make your own laundry detergent. It includes recipes for powdered, liquid and even gel varieties.

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Homemade Grout Cleaners Recipes

Grout Cleaners
Here are two homemade grout cleaner recipes that you can use to keep your grout sparkling, including a gentler recipe, and one for stubborn stains.

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Homemade Dishwasher Detergent Recipes

Homemade Dishwasher Detergent
Two homemade dishwasher detergent recipes which contain natural ingredients, including a heavier duty recipe, and one for harder water.

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Homemade Dish Soap Recipes

Homemade Dish Soap
See recipes for homemade dish soap for those brave enough to create their own soap on the stove, and a simpler one for those that just want a natural alternative that smells good.

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Homemade Window Cleaner Recipes

Homemade Window Cleaner
Two homemade window cleaner recipes that you can use to get your windows, glass and mirrors sparkling clean for less.

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Use Borax To Clean Carpet And Remove Carpet Stains

Homemade Upholstery Cleaner Recipes
Borax is generally thought of as a laundry booster, but you can also use borax to clean carpet. Find out how here with step by step instructions and a recipe.

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Homemade Upholstery Cleaner Recipes

Homemade Upholstery Cleaner Recipes
Here are several homemade upholstery cleaner receipes, so you can make your own upholstery cleaner and upholstery shampoo.

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Homemade Furniture Polish Recipes

Homemade Furniture Polish Recipes
Natural homemade furniture polish recipes that you can use on your wood furniture to make it look great.

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Homemade Carpet Cleaner And Homemade Carpet Shampoo Recipes

Homemade Carpet Cleaner
Several recipes for homemade carpet cleaner and homemade carpet shampoo to keep your carpet clean for less, with basic ingredients.

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Homemade All Purpose Cleaner Recipes

Homemade All Purpose Cleaner Recipes
Here are 6 recipes for homemade all purpose cleaner that you can use throughout your home. These recipes range from mild to degreasing formulas for tough dirt and grease.

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Essential Oil Use Chart For Homemade Cleaners & Laundry Products: With Printable

Essential Oil Use
Learn how common essential oils are used in cleaning and laundry with this essential oil use chart. Also includes a free printable version of the chart.

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Bleach And Ammonia - Don't Mix These Items Together {Safety Warning}

Bleach And Ammonia
Explanation of why you should never mix bleach and ammonia together for cleaning or stain removal, and what happens if you do mix ammonia and bleach together.

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How To Use Essential Oils For Cleaning Your Home

How To Use Essential Oils
Here is how to use essential oils for cleaning your home as part of homemade cleaners, including important safety tips.

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Washing Soda: What It Is & How To Use It To Clean Home & Laundry?

Washing Soda
Washing soda is a common ingredient in many homemade cleaning products, and this article explains what it is and how it can be used throughout your home.

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Uses Of Lemon Juice For Cleaning And Stain Removal

Uses Of Lemon Juice
Large roundup of uses of lemon juice around your home for things besides cooking, such as cleaning and stain removal with this natural ingredient.

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What Is Glycerin Used For In Your Home? Find Out Here

Glycerin
Ever wondered what is glycerin used for? I used to also, until I found out its uses for cleaning and stain removal in my home and yours.

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The Ultimate Guide To Chlorine Bleach {Use It Properly, Safely & Effectively}

Chlorine Bleach
The ultimate guide to chlorine bleach, which explains what it does, and how to use it safely and properly in your laundry, for stain removal, cleaning and deodorizing.

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Uses For Salt For Cleaning And Stain Removal

Uses For Salt For Cleaning
Learn lots of uses for salt around your home for things besides just cooking. Salt is a natural way to clean your home and remove certain stains too.

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Uses For Borax Powder For Cleaning, Laundry, Stain Removal And More

Uses For Borax Powder
List and explanation of uses for borax powder throughout your home, including for cleaning, stain removal, laundry and even more.

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Uses For Baking Soda For Cleaning, Laundry, Odor And Stain Removal

Uses For Baking Soda
The uses for baking soda around your home are almost endless, which is really cool since baking soda is natural, non toxic and cheap. See a list of baking soda uses for cleaning, laundry, odor and stain removal.

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My Favorite Stain Removal & Cleaning Books {Reviews & Recommendations}

 Stain Removal & Cleaning Books
It's nice to have resources when you've got a stain or cleaning emergency. Here are my favorite stain removal and house cleaning books, to make sure you've got the best information on hand.

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How To Clean Anything In Your Home {A Room By Room Guide}

Clean Anything In Your Home
Sometimes you don't know how to clean something in your home, but you want to get it done the right way and be done with it. Here's a series of articles about how to clean anything (well, just about) in your house.

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Bedroom Cleaning Checklist: Help Kids Know Expectations For This Chore

Bedroom Cleaning Checklist
Have you ever said 'go clean your room' to your kids, and then you're less than impressed with their results? Find out how to use a bedroom cleaning checklist to improve the situation, and get better results (plus free printable).

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Tips For Cleaning Your Laundry Room

Cleaning Your Laundry Room
Here are some tips and hints for cleaning your laundry room as part of your annual spring cleaning, or really any time of the year.

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Cleaning Refrigerator: Tips, Tricks And How To's

Cleaning Refrigerator
The idea of cleaning refrigerator shelves, drawers and all of the inside isn't fun, but its got to get done. Here are instructions to make it easier, and get the job done right.

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Guide To Cleaning Garage Floors

Cleaning Garage Floors
Here are tips and tricks for cleaning garage floors in your home, both for regular maintenance and removing stains caused by automotive drips and spills.

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