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 Rust Stain From Bathtub Naturally

How To Remove Rust Stain From Bathtub
Here is how to remove rust stains from a bathtub, when a slow water leaks leaves a rusty streak from your faucet down the tub.

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House Cleaning Supplies Reviews {Ratings Of Over 125 Products A - H}

House Cleaning Supplies Reviews
Below is a round up of over 125 house cleaning supplies reviews for products, reviewed by myself or other readers of this site, beginning with A - H, so you can find the best household cleaners for your home.

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Tips For Cleaning Chrome

Tips For Cleaning Chrome
Here is a round up of tips for cleaning chrome, and polishing it, all around your home.

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Honey Stain Removal Guide

Honey Stain Removal Guide
Honey stain removal tips and techniques can become important when you accidentally drip your honey on your morning toast on the carpet, chair or your own shirt.

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Cleaning Cast Iron Skillet With Salt

Cleaning Cast Iron Skillet With Salt
Below are a couple of tips for cleaning a cast iron skillet.

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Sweat Stain Removal Guide

Sweat Stain Removal Guide
Below you will learn tips and techniques for sweat stain removal so you can remove these stains from clothing, and also from upholstery and carpet, with step by step instructions.

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My Favorite Stain Removal & House Cleaning Books Reviews & Recommendations

Stain Removal & House Cleaning Books
Here are my reviews and recommendations of stain removal and house cleaning books so you can have the best information on hand.

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Tips For Cleaning Bath Toys {Including Dealing With Mold & Mildew}

Cleaning Bath Toys
Here are tips for cleaning bath toys, including how to deal with mold and mildew on the toys, how to keep the mold from forming in the future, and which types of bath toys are easiest to clean.

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Homemade Upholstery Cleaner Recipes

Homemade Upholstery Cleaner Recipes
Knowing how to whip up a homemade upholstery cleaner recipe can come in pretty handy when you've just had a spill on your upholstered furniture.

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Removing Rust With Vinegar: Home Remedy For Rusty Metals

Removing Rust With Vinegar
Here is how to remove rust with vinegar.

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Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner Recipes & Home Remedies

Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner
Several recipes for homemade toilet bowl cleaner, many with natural and eco-friendly ingredients, and a couple of unexpected suggestions too.

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Homemade Window Cleaner Recipes

Homemade Window Cleaner Recipes
Below are two recipes for homemade window cleaner to get your windows, glass and mirrors sparkling clean for less.

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How To Clean Toothbrush: Multiple Methods

How To Clean Toothbrush
Here are several different ways to clean a toothbrush so that it is ready to clean your teeth without being gross!

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Tips For Removing Oil Stains From Concrete & Driveways

Tips For Removing Oil Stains From Concrete & Driveways
Here are tips for removig oil stains from concrete and driveways, including methods, home remedies, and product suggestions.

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Over 90 Homemade Stain Removal Recipes For Clothes & Laundry

Over 90 Homemade Stain Removal Recipes
Here is a round up of over 90 homemade stain removal recipes for your clothes and laundry, organized by what stain it removes, from A through Z.

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Tips For Sanitizing & Cleaning A Cutting Board

Sanitizing & Cleaning A Cutting Board
Cleaning a cutting board is important for food safety and to avoid cross-contamination. Here's tips for sanitizing and cleaning both wood and plastic cutting boards properly.

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Homemade Screen Cleaner Spray Recipe

Homemade Screen Cleaner Spray Recipe
Here's a video with a recipe for homemade screen cleaner spray

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Tips For Cleaning & Removing Mildew & Mold From Hard Surfaces

Cleaning & Removing Mildew
Here are tips and tricks for cleaning and removing mildew and mold from hard surfaces, including bathrooms and more.

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Don't Forget These 10 Places When You Clean Your House

Don't Forget These 10 Places When You Clean
Here is a list of 10 often forgotten places to clean, so you remember when you clean your house.

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Stuck Zipper Quick Fix - Use Olive Oil To Unstick It

Stuck Zipper Quick Fix
A stuck zipper can be a real nuisance and quite aggravating. Below I've gathered four different home remedies you can use to fix one, most likely with stuff you've already got in your home.

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Tips For Cleaning Appliances

Tips For Cleaning Appliances
Here are tips and tricks for cleaning appliances of all types and varieties, both inside and out.

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How To Clean Stainless Steel Sink

How To Clean Stainless Steel Sink
Here are tips from readers about how to clean stainless steel sink, including suggestions for both home remedies and specific commercial cleansers they use for the task.

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Natural Homemade Rust Remover Recipes

How To Clean Sponge In Microwave
Here are several natural homemade rust remover recipes so you can safely, easily and cheaply remove rust from various types of surfaces.

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How To Clean Sponge In Microwave

How To Clean Sponge In Microwave
Here are tips and ideas for how to disinfect and clean a sponge so you can use it longer, keep it from getting smelly and stinky, and not fear you're spreading germs around when using it.

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Over 50 Stain Remover Reviews {Products From A Through M}

Over 50 Stain Remover Reviews
Here are over 50 stain remover reviews that readers have shared with me, for products begining with A through M of the alphabet, telling me whether they loved or hated a specific brand or type of product.

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Berry Stain Removal Tips

Berry Stain Removal Tips
Here is a round up of berry stain removal tips, tricks and home remedies which really work to remove these stubborn spots, caused by a multitude of different berries, from all types of surfaces.

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Removing Hair Dye From Skin: Home Remedies Plus More

Removing Hair Dye From Skin
Below I've gathered tips for removing hair dye from skin, from some of the best ideas I've found from around the web and from readers of this site who've shared their home remedies with me.

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How To Clean Shower Curtain

How To Clean Shower Curtain
Here are instructions and tips for how to clean a shower curtain instead of having to replace it when it gets dirty and gross.

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Homemade Silver Cleaner Recipe DIY Silver Dip

Homemade 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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Butter Stain Removal Guide

Butter Stain Removal Guide
Butter stain removal techniques are essential for any home cook, because as you cook butter can easily splatter on your clothes and cause a stain.

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Homemade Laundry Starch Recipe

Homemade Laundry Starch Recipe
Here is a simple recipe below for homemade laundry starch, so you can iron your clothes without having to purchase starch ever again.

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How To Clean Microwave With Lemon Juice

Clean Microwave With Lemon Juice
Here's how to clean your microwave using lemon juice, whole lemons, or vinegar. I personally prefer lemon juice because it smells better and brighter.

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Top 9 Stain Removal Techniques

Top 9 Stain Removal Techniques
Below I've listed and explained the top nine stain removal techniques to learn and use to effectively and safely keep items in your home, especially fabric, upholstery and carpet, stain free.

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How To Remove Curry Stains

How To Remove Curry Stains
Wondering how to go about removing curry stains? Almost anyone, unless they are basically impervious to accidents, has wondered this at one time or another if they enjoy eating curry.

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How To Clean Kitchen Sinks

How To Clean Kitchen Sinks
Below are tips for how to clean kitchen sinks, whether stainless steel or porcelain. You can also share your own tips too.

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How To Use Borax To Clean Carpet And Remove Carpet Stains

Use Borax To Clean Carpet
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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How To Clean Kitchen Cabinets

Recipes For Homemade Grout Cleaners
Learn how to clean kitchen cabinets off, of all the greasy dirt that accumulates from cooking here, and also share tips of your own.

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Recipes For Homemade Grout Cleaners

Recipes For Homemade Grout Cleaners
I've provided two recipes for homemade grout cleaners below, to keep your grout sparkling, including a gentler recipe and one for stubborn stains.

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

Uses For Borax Powder
Borax powder is an ingredient commonly found in many cleaning and laundry recipes, and in this article below you can learn more about how it can be used throughout your home for cleaning, stain removal, laundry and even more.

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How To Create A Stain Removal Kit & What To Put In It

Create A Stain Removal Kit
One of the first rules you learn about removing stains is that the quicker you do it the easier it is. To help you always be prepared when stains happen you should create a stain removal kit that you keep in your laundry room, or whatever area of your home you deal with washing clothes. Below I've listed the items you should keep in this kit, and why.

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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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A-Z Stain Removal Guide Over 100 Pages Of Instructions For Removing Stains

A-Z Stain Removal Guide
This stain removal guide, which is a collection of individual instruction pages organized in alphabetical order, is your one-stop source for removing stains of all types and varieties.

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Tips For Removing Blood Stains From Carpet

Tips For Removing Blood Stains From Carpet
I've gathered tips for removing blood stains from carpet, with video instructions, to help you get rid of this difficult stain.

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Homemade Glass Cleaner Recipes

Homemade Glass Cleaner Recipes
Read many homemade glass cleaner recipes submitted by readers using natural and common ingredients to make your glass shine.

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How To Remove Blueberry Stains

How To Remove Blueberry Stains
Knowing how to remove blueberry stains can become very important when there is the almost inevitable mishap with that slice of blueberry pie on a clean white shirt, or, even worse, on the carpet.

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Stain Removal Equipment And Tools For Your Home And Clothes

Stain Removal Equipment
Here is a selection of basic stain removal equipment and tools that every home stain removal kit should not be without.

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How To Remove Vomit Stains

How To Remove Vomit Stains
Learning how to remove vomit stains is never high on someone's list of priorities, until you really need to know how.

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Ultimate Guide To Purex Softener Crystals: Reviews And Information, Plus How They Work

Ultimate Guide To Purex Softener Crystals
Here's the ultimate guide to Purex softener crystals, including how this fabric softener and scent booster works, how to use it, and allergic reactions some people have experienced because of it.

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Homemade Furniture Polish Recipes

Homemade Furniture Polish Recipes
Here are two natural homemade furniture polish recipes that you can use on your wood furniture.

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