Q:

What is the method for removing Play-Doh from clothing?

A:

Quick Answer

Play-Doh can usually be removed by simply running it through a laundry cycle. It should be washed quickly to prevent staining.

 Know More

Full Answer

Play-Doh is not hard to remove from fabric as long as the fabric can be washed. If not, a dry cleaner may be needed.

  1. Remove the Play-Doh
  2. Try to scrape off as much Play-Doh from the clothing as possible.
  3. Pre-treat the area
  4. Use a liquid laundry detergent as a pre-treater. Apply the detergent to the area and let it sit for a few minutes.
  5. Soak the garment
  6. Begin the wash cycle and stop it before the first rinse cycle. Allow it to sit for about 15 minutes in the soapy water.
  7. Finish washing
  8. After the clothing has soaked, start the machine and finish the cycle. If the stain is still there, repeat the steps.
Learn more about Stain Removal
Sources:

Related Questions

  • Q:

    What are various uses for Clorox bleach?

    A:

    Clorox bleach aids in the completion of multiple household chores, most commonly in the laundry cycle when washing white clothing and linens. Another common household use for Clorox bleach is the removal of mold and mildew from various surfaces, including shower curtains and bathroom tiles.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    How do you get playdough out of carpet?

    A:

    Remove play dough from carpet by allowing it to dry, vacuuming, placing a cloth dampened in hot water over it to rehydrate, brushing with a stiff brush and then using more play dough to attach to any remaining particles. Once the carpet is dry, vacuum it again.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    How do you remove pit stains?

    A:

    To remove pit stains from darker clothing, vinegar and water may be all that is needed, in addition to a regular wash cycle. For white clothing, suggested solutions include various mixtures of oxygen bleach, ammonia, hydrogen peroxide or baking soda. Though what mixes and how much depend on the fabric and the toughness of the stain.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    How do you get coffee stains out?

    A:

    To get coffee stains out of clothing, rub a liquid laundry detergent on the stain, and then soak the clothing in cold water. Apply a stain remover prior to washing. Do not dry until the stain is lifted.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:

Explore