8 Green Cleaning Tips for Special Fabrics


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Gum

It's easy to get that big wad of gum off an article of clothing, but the hard part is getting rid of the sticky residue the gum leaves behind. That residue can survive many a washing and live on to attract more dirt to the spot. To take care of this problem, soak the sticky spot in undiluted vinegar for 10 to 15 minutes before washing, then launder as usual.