Apparel/Fabrics

Soy, Worcestershire

Soak in warm water and sodium perborate bleach for 15 - 30 minutes. Apply commercial pre-wash spot and stain remover to stain. Wash with heavy-duty detergent and bleach safe for fabric.

Steak

Sponge with a commercial cleaner. Cover with pad of absorbent material dampened with a commercial cleaner. Keep moistened and let stand as long as stain is being removed. Change pad as it picks up stain. Flush with a commercial fabric/upholstery cleaner. Allow to dry. Sponge with water. Apply a few drops of liquid hand dishwashing detergent and a few drops of ammonia. Cover and let stand, changing pad as before except use hand dishwashing detergent and ammonia to dampen. Flush with water being sure to remove all ammonia. Soak in a solution of 1 quart warm water and 1 tablespoon sodium perborate bleach for 30 minutes. Rinse with water. Launder with heavy-duty detergent and bleach safe for fabric.

Look for products containing petroleum distillates or hydrocarbon such as trichloroethane, xylene, methylenechloride, methane, benzene and/or naphtha. These chemicals may be found in such spot removers and cleaners as Guardsman's Afta, Dap Cleaner and Thinner, Goof Off, M-1 Remover, Goo Gone, K2r.

CAUTIONS: 

  • Always read the care label before trying any stain removal method. Do not use any products or procedures prohibited by the care label.
  • Be careful any time a commercial product or combination of cleaning supplies are used.
  • Always pretest each cleaning agent on an inconspicuous area first to determine colorfastness. 
  • Be sure to store and dispose of products/cans/containers as recommended. Keep out of reach of children.

Exterior Surfaces

Porches, Decks, Patios

Wood (Stained)

Wipe up any excess spill. Mix dishwashing detergent in hot water and swish to make a great volume of suds. Dip a cloth in only the foam and apply to the stain. Rinse with a clean cloth dipped and wrung out in clear water.

Siding/Walls

Wood (Painted, Stained)

Wipe up any excess spill. Mix dishwashing detergent in hot water and swish to make a great volume of suds. Dip a cloth in only the foam and apply to the stain. Rinse with a clean cloth dipped and wrung out in clear water.