San Antonio Express-News
Adding “perfect” to “home for the holidays”
San Antonio Express-News
That little crack in the wall looks bad. Door knobs have come loose, and someone might notice that stain on the wall or ceiling. “Homeowners call us” this time of the year, said Ruben Cruz, lead contractor at Handyman Heroes. “They have a stain or a ...
Taking the Green Approach: Four Ways to Reuse Your Old Mattress
... become set into fabric when warm water is applied to them. Using a white cloth minimizes color transfer into your mattress. Mattresses, especially memory foam, and water don't get along well, so make sure to be sparing with the amount of stain ...
Handyman: Get home ready for holiday stress
The Detroit News
Now is a good time to assemble my Handyman Emergency Stain Removal Kit. It consists of a bottle of club soda, foam-style shaving cream and facial tissue. When a spill happens, first blot it with a facial tissue but don't rub it. Then pour a small ...
Slices of Life: The Season for Believing
Then again, we can only surmise that the elves or Mrs. Claus – or Santa himself – must be excellent at stain removal. Or maybe the penguins do the laundry. Wait, that's the other North Pole. As for Santa's trademark jolly laughter, here's a little ...
How to Take Care of Your Leather Jacket—The Right Way
However, unlike your other favorite fashion pieces, a leather cover-up requires a certain amount of TLC. You can't just toss it in the wash, or carelessly soak in detergent overnight to remove stains. If you want to freshen up that jacket, and keep it ...
13 tips to care for leather club chairs
The best leather club chairs are those that still feel supple over the years. 6. If stained by liquids, pat dry the area quickly. Leather is stain-resistant, and most spills can be cleaned if wiped immediately. 7. For other stains, try removing it by ...
New Spray Claims To Remove Red Wine Stains
This past November, an American startup released a wine stain remover called “Chateau Spill.” The stain-fighter, which comes in small spray bottles with antique white labels and a sketch of a chateau, uses, according to the company's website, a ...
Lubrizol to acquire global producer of stain removal technology
Lubrizol Corp. announced Nov. 24 that it has signed an agreement to purchase Warwick Chemicals, a global developer, producer and supplier of stain removal technology with hygiene benefits. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Lubrizol (BRK-A) to Acquire Warwick Chemicals
Holidays are messy, so here are some stain removal tips
Lincoln Journal Star
Holiday celebrations and family dinners are popular this time of year. Along with these activities comes the dreaded “stains.” Stains seem to happen no matter how careful we are. It is always best to treat stains immediately. Most stains are removable ...
This Stain Removal Database Will Change Your Life. Trust Us.
Lucky for you, the textile experts at the University of Illinois Extension have been hard at work not only figuring out how to remove all manner of spillable substances, but organizing them into possibly the most comprehensive stain-removal database we ...