Bring out the soccer balls, baseball bats and barbeque grills. The weather is warm and is here to stay. Whether you are cooking out, hanging out or just rolling around in the grass, now is a perfect time to enjoy the outdoors, family and friends.
Your summer wardrobe should be light and breezy this season allowing you . . . → Read More: Summer Fun and Summer Love for Your Stain Free Wardrobe
Pollen is infiltrating Hampton Roads, a clear sign that the weather is changing and temperatures are getting warmer. With warmer weather there is a higher risk for your clothes to acquire mold or mildew.
Many different fabrics run the risk of growing mildew or mold stains in the hot weather. Cotton, linen, nylon, polyester, acrylics and rayon . . . → Read More: Beware Warm Weather Brings Mold and Mildew
There is nothing worse than an appliance breaking on you, (well maybe there are a few things that could be worse) especially a dryer when you have a load of wet clothes in the washing machine.
There are a few ways to make sure your dryer runs efficiently and that your clothes are well taken care of . . . → Read More: Take Care of Your Dryer It Takes Care of Your Clothes
Mornings can be hard. Do you ever feel like you are running a full marathon to run out of the door, only to be trapped in traffic on I-64? For many, the first step to sanity in the mornings is a cup of joe, java, or to keep it simple, coffee.
While coffee in those perfect little . . . → Read More: Morning Hustle Causing Coffee Stains? Treat Your Fabric Right
There is only one warning on the care label of your garments that can be more intimidating than the “dry clean only” label and that would be the infamous “hand wash only” warning.
For many the dry clean only label means an additional step in care for your clothes; while the hand wash only warning can be . . . → Read More: Hand Wash and Preserve Delicate Fabrics
Have you seen the new Febreeze commercial? A woman walks into a laundromat and to the confusion of the laundry attendants has brought in her mattress in hopes of having it cleaned.
It’s a funny commercial that echoes the feelings of many when dealing with heavy furniture that has a tendency to get dirty. It often seems that mattresses, . . . → Read More: Household Cleaning for Your Large Home Furniture
Here in Hampton Roads temperatures are dropping and we are experiencing very cold days and nights. Unfortunately, we can’t stay inside and hibernate throughout the winter so we must prepare with lots of layers and leather winter boots.
The winter can be harsh on leather boots because of the cold, water, and salt. The harsh weather often . . . → Read More: No Hibernating: Take Care of Those Winter Boots
The season of giving has arrived and it is only fair to assume that it may impact or has already impacted your spending and savings. Well, rest assured that one area that will not cost you an arm and leg this season is clothing care.
While many dry cleaners and at home clothing care products can be . . . → Read More: Holiday Savings for Your Wardrobe
When you have 4 children you learn a thing or two about stain removal. So Victoria Beckam, A.K.A. “Posh Spice”, took to Twitter the recently to give her 4 million followers a tip on stain removal from her personal experience. The mother of four tweeted: “Mummy tip….Baby Dreft and Vanish stain remover, use together to remove HUGE . . . → Read More: Posh Spice Guide To Stain Removal: Victoria Beckham Tweets Her Helpful Tip
Grass stains can be removed with a little tlc
It’s spring and recent Easter egg hunts across Hampton Roads have reminded us of the infamous grass stain. Depending on your fabric, they can be very persistent stains that often, if left untreated, can damage clothes beyond repair. Attack the stains as soon as possible so that your playful . . . → Read More: Spring Time Grass Stains Removed