Laundry Cleaning Tips
No matter what, doing the laundry always feels like a chore. Make it easier with these quick laundry cleaning tips. Read on to see how to get stains out of clothes, bedding or linen. Have fresh clothes in a jiffy!
Mix bicarb soda, lemon juice and water to make a paste to remove perspiration stains on shirts.
Use white vinegar in the rinse cycle in your machine –it makes clothes soft and cleans your machine at the same time!
Brighten up your white socks and get brown stains out of them by soaking them in salted water before washing.
If you accidentally mixed the colours with the whites in the wash, add a cup of white vinegar and rewash. It has the same effect as bleach but is less harsh.
If you get food or wine on your clothes, squirt some soda water on a VIVA Multi-Purpose Towel and squash it into the stain. It should come right out.
Add a dash of eucalyptus oil to your load at the start of your wash to kill bed bugs, deodorise and lift any oil from sheets, towels and clothing.
- Remove ink and blood stains by dipping it into a glass of milk and rubbing gently.
- Make your white gym shoes look brand new again with orange oil spray. Wipe dry with a VIVA Cleaning Towel.
- Polish black shoes by using the inside of a banana skin. Wipe off the excess with a VIVA Paper Towel. They’ll come up like new.
- To clean the base of your iron, wipe with a VIVA Paper Towel soaked in cold tea. The stains will vanish!