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Stain's made EASY!

Yesterday my daughter got into food coloring and can you imagine getting that out!? It's like Koolaid but straight dye! Well, I talked with my mother and she suggested that I try Greased Lightening.. GUESS WHAT!! Not only did it work, but I put it on straight, let it set for about 30 seconds, dunked it in warm water, queezed it out and it was GONE! No scrubbing, no washing and NO waiting!! It was a white shirt with colored print on it, and the colored print stayed too! I am going to try it on the stains in the carpet, let yall know in a little bit!!

Sorry Green ladies, it's totally not a green product!

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kbishop8688

Asked by kbishop8688 at 10:45 AM on May. 14, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • LOL well the sorry to us "green" gals is appreciated....but I can still see the value in helping what otherwise would be clothes for the trash bin otherwise. Some things I can't give up....like Miss Clariol once a month, hehehe
    Mom2Jack04

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 10:50 AM on May. 14, 2011

  • Great tip Thanks.
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 11:35 AM on May. 14, 2011

  • Awesome, definitely report back how it does on the carpet
    Nicoles2LilRams

    Answer by Nicoles2LilRams at 1:37 PM on May. 14, 2011

  • thanks
    tazdvl

    Answer by tazdvl at 6:52 PM on May. 14, 2011

  • By the way! You can find it at the dollar general!! (Haven't done the carpet yet because Lily left about the time Nathaniel got home and there was no time alone for me :(, try again another day!)
    kbishop8688

    Comment by kbishop8688 (original poster) at 9:32 PM on May. 14, 2011

  • thanks
    tonyalynn

    Answer by tonyalynn at 10:02 PM on May. 14, 2011

  • sometimes green isn't the best at things! (or the easiest i should say)
    great tip
    asil

    Answer by asil at 12:13 AM on May. 15, 2011

  • Glad you found something that helps! What about set in stains?
    _Tam_

    Answer by _Tam_ at 2:27 AM on May. 15, 2011

  • :D Thanks for passing that along!
    ethans_momma06

    Answer by ethans_momma06 at 5:35 AM on May. 15, 2011

  • I love greased lightning, but never thought of using it for clothing stains.
    elasmimi

    Answer by elasmimi at 10:10 AM on May. 15, 2011

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