Heloise Hints

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Fabric Quick Fixes

posted by lwhite

heloise hints, fabric labels, fabric careMany of the fabrics in our homes are used daily and we don’t pay attention to them, unless there is a spill or emergency. But here’s what you can do to refresh them in between serious cleanings:

Quick Fixes

1. Dryer: Freshen most pillows, bedspreads, comforters or curtains just by putting them, along with a fabric-softener sheet, into the dryer on the AIR setting for several minutes.
2. Vacuum with upholstery and crevice attachment: Dust off heavy drapery, fabric-covered chairs and couches with the vacuum and attachments.
3. Microfiber cloths: Simply dampen a microfiber cloth with tap water and rub over fabric (NOT silk) to get rid of minor surface debris or dust.



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