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Treating Lice-Infested Clothing

Millie Kwan - Saturday, January 12, 2019

Does an infestation of lice mean a cleaning nightmare? Not necessarily. Head lice are adapted for living on a human scalp and nowhere else. Although they can spread as long as the lice or eggs remain alive on the affected person or clothing, they can only survive for 48 hours off the body. The most important thing to do is treat the affected person.  Cleanup and laundry is only helpful after the infestation has been taken care of.  Read More >>

Stain Removal Tips - Lipstick, Gum and Chocolate

Millie Kwan - Thursday, November 08, 2018

Every now and then, our customers would inquire about home stain removal tips for makeup, wine, oily food, milk and so on. We try to answer some of these question on this blog. In this post, we provide three home stain remedies for lipstick, gum and chocolates.    Read More >>

Removing Mud Stains from Clothing

Millie Kwan - Monday, October 01, 2018

Here in Boston, we love to enjoy the outdoors in Spring, Summer and Fall. We can go camping, play sports like soccer or baseball, hiking, all in good nature fun. Of course, it rains sometimes and the ground can get a little or a lot muddy. Needless to say, some of that muddy mess can get on our clothing and leave stains on them. Mud stains come in many shapes and sizes and here are some tips for cleaning them.  Read More >>

Caring for Swimwear

Millie Kwan - Thursday, September 06, 2018

As the summer winds down, you may realize that your swimwear doesn’t look as good as it did when you bought it a few months ago. Most likely, this is a result of excessive exposure to chlorine. How do you keeping your swimwear in swimmable condition?  Read More >>

Preventing Everyday Mildew on your Clothing

Millie Kwan - Friday, August 03, 2018

A typical New England summer features a lot of humidity and that creates the perfect conditions for mildew growth. Fortunately, there are some simple steps you can take to protect your clothes from growing mildew.    Read More >>

Conquering Mustard Stains on Your Clothes

Millie Kwan - Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Summer means cookouts, trips to the ballpark, and trips to the beach. Don’t let mustard stains from hot dogs and hamburgers ruin your summer outing.  Mustard is a tough stain to handle. That characteristic yellow color comes from turmeric, a natural yellow dye.  Deal with the stain quickly to avoid a permanent dye job.  Read More >>


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