A non-scratching cleanser can be used to remove surface dirt stains from a plastic bathtub according to expert contractor Bob Villa. Plastic bathtubs are easily scratched, so removing stains is not always simple. For deep set-in stains, chlorine bleach works well.Know More
Plastic is a common material in portable or folding bathtubs. Baby and pet bathtubs are also often made of plastic. Usually, ordinary household bathroom cleaners do a good job of removing dirt and grime. However, for a more natural alternative, there are a few options.
To remove sticky tape residue from plastic, apply a hot vinegar solution, wipe the adhesive off, freeze any remaining residue and scrape it off with a razor blade. This 45-minute procedure requires a bowl, hot water, vinegar, liquid dish soap, a razor blade, paper towels, a towel and a freezer.Full Answer >
Laundry pre-treatment and liquid dish detergent can be used to remove a Gatorade stain from clothing or carpet. Oxygen bleach can be used to remove difficult stains.Full Answer >
Cornstarch, liquid dish detergent and laundry pretreatment products are used to remove oil stains from clothing and other fabrics. The process can take several hours and includes absorbing as much of the oil as possible, then cleaning the stain with dish detergent before washing as usual.Full Answer >
To get dirt stains out of clothing, use a plastic knife to remove any caked on dirt, a toothbrush to rub the stained area gently with a commercial stain treatment product (liquid dish soap will work as well), and then run the item through a regular wash cycle. Treat a dry dirt stain as soon as possible, otherwise it may become permanent.Full Answer >