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How to remove wax from clothes

How to remove wax from clothes

If you dabbed a wax or paraffin blouse or trousers? Do not rush to carry the spoiled thing to the dry clean.

After all, you can take wax off your clothes and at home? It is quite simple and does not require any specific materials.

You only need an iron, paper napkins or towels and a small piece of cotton cloth (for example, a handkerchief).

You will need

  • Iron
  • Paper towels or napkins
  • Cotton fabric

Instructions

    1

First wait until the wax on the clothesFinally cool and harden? Otherwise you risk? Smeared? Him on the fabric. After the wax? Grab ?, carefully scrape it off the fabric (you can just nail, you can? Blunt side of the knife). After this simple operation on the tissue, a stain-like stain will remain, which can be started to be removed.

    2

Fold in a paper towel or paper napkin several times and place under a stained cloth from below. Top cover the spot with a thin (and preferably light) cotton cloth.

    3

Turn on the iron and let it warm up a little. The melting point of wax? About 60-80 degrees Celsius, so in order to clean the wax spot, warm up the iron? To a maximum? not necessary.

    4

Several times iron the stain. Wax will gradually melt and soak into the paper under the cloth. To make the operation as effective as possible, it is better to change the napkins several times to clean ones.

    5

After all the wax is melted, onto the fabricCan remain a fat trace. Do not be scared? It is washed off during normal washing in the washing machine (or, if it is a delicate fabric, when washing in warm water with soap).

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