How to Remove Holi Colors from Clothes – Tips


5 simple tips to remove Holi color stains from the clothes at home

Hope you had a great celebration! What next? Certainly, post-Holi cleaning! It seems to be a trivial job; protecting Home from Color Stains, removing stains from the floor, skin and importantly clothes. Are you ready for this monumental task?

Talking about clothes, if they are old clothes which you were already planning to wear out, it might not be a problem. But if by any chance they were new, it could be troublesome.

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We have got some simple tips for cleaning Holi color stains from clothes.

1. How to use Bleach for clearing stains from clothes


Non-chlorine bleach is easily available at home. For white clothes, chlorine is the finest solution; simply soak your clothes in hot water with the bleach.

Always wash and dry white clothes separately.

2. How to remove color stains with white vinegar

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In 2-3 litres of cold water, add half a cup of white vinegar and 1 teaspoon of washing powder. Soak the clothes in the solution and the color from your clothes will be pulled off easily.

3. Can Window cleaner remove color stains from clothes?

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Yes, window cleaner can help you in removing stains from clothes. Use a clear ammonia-based window clear spray. Spray the cloth with the window cleaner and keep it for about 15-20 minutes. Now, wipe it off with a clean cloth and then rinse it under running water.

4. How to use Lemon juice for removing color stains

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Lemon is acidic in nature which can help in stain removal. Soak the stain area in lemon juice and leave it for a few minutes. Now, give it a gentle scrub and wash it as usual.

5. Can Alcohol (Methylated spirits) help in removing color stains?

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Strange, but yes, alcohol helps in color stain removal. Put some alcohol (undiluted) on the stain and rub it gently. Now, rinse the stain thoroughly in cold water.

Hope these tips will help you out in having stain-free clothes. Don’t forget to give your clothes a proper wash in the washing machine after clearing the stains. Don’t forget to give your Semi-Automatic washing machine a quick wash with Tapp Me tips hared earlier.

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