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Velvet Returns

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Fashions come and go. This year, velvet is returning to popularity. The fabric can be delicate and requires special care. Velvet fabrics containing acetate can be damaged during wear and/or cleaning. ...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 9/25/2018 1:21:01 PM
 

Antiperspirant Damage

Anitperspirant Damage

If, after cleaning, holes appear in the underarm area of a cotton shirt, prolonged contact with antiperspirants could be the cause. Antiperspirants are very acidic by nature and also contain high conc...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 9/18/2018 12:27:50 PM
 

Removing Mud Stains

Mud Stains

Most mud stains on washable items can be removed by washing the item according to the care instructions. Let the mud dry, then brush off as much as possible using a soft bristle brush. Wash as usu...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 9/12/2018 11:42:50 AM
 

Stain Removal Board Organization & Maintenance

Spotting Board

Keep your stain removal boards clean and well-organized with these tips: Organization Place the agents in order according to category to minimize the risk of picking up the wrong agent. Separat...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 9/6/2018 9:11:46 AM
 
 

 
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