How to Remove Glue Spots

By: Editors of Consumer Guide  | 

Washable Fabrics

Follow these steps to remove glue spots from washable fabrics such as acrylic fabric, cotton, linen, modacrylic, olefin, polyester, rayon and spandex:

  • Soak in a solution of 1-quart warm water, 1/2 teaspoon liquid dishwashing or laundry detergent, and 1 tablespoon white vinegar. (Omit vinegar when treating cotton and linen.)
  • Let soak for 15 minutes and rinse well with water.
  • Sponge cotton or linen only with rubbing alcohol.
  • Rinse well and launder as soon as possible.