In order to treat the clothes, find out if the enamel paint is water based or oil based. Enamel is normally an oil based paint, but water based paints also use the term.Know More
If the enamel is oil-based use the steps below to help get the paint out of freshly stained clothes.
Wipe off as much of the paint off as possible, this helps to lessen the possibility of a permanent stain.
Run water over the stain, but make sure the shirt does not dry.
Place the clothing with the stain face down on light colored cloth or paper towels. Smear turpentine onto the stain, making sure to push it in so the stain starts to loosen up. Repeat this process until the paint no longer comes off.
Using a mild dish soap, scrub the stain and let the clothing stay in water overnight.
Remove the soapy water from the clothing by rinsing the clothes thoroughly. Wash clothing like normal. If the stain remains, take stain remover and spray or rub onto the stain and wash like normal again.
Removing gloss paint from clothing depends on several factors, including the type of fabric and whether the paint is latex or oil-based. Using water to rinse latex paint from the underside of the fabric before the stain dries gives the most effective chance of eliminating stains. Once the stream of water removes most of the stain, a laundry detergent solution worked into the fabric should remove any remaining stains.Full Answer >
Removing lipstick from clothing, or other fabric, demands removal of three primary components: oil, pigment and wax. Eliminate stains by treating with common household products, such as hairspray, rubbing alcohol and liquid dishwashing detergent.Full Answer >
Removing mold involves using water and detergent, getting rid of absorbent materials, drying the surfaces, and applying paint to the surfaces, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. It is important to fix any water problem to prevent mold regrowth.Full Answer >
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 >