Stains are part of and a common occurrence in our everyday life. We all have stains on our clothes, furniture, and even car seats. Stains are even more common if you have or live with children.
It is very important to know how to remove stains properly when they are created. The key is to remove the stain as soon as it appears. The reason for this is that the longer the stain is left untreated, the more it settles in, and at the end, it would be very hard to remove it efficiently.
How and Why Are Commercial Stain Removals Harmful?
Furthermore, the market offers a wide range of stain removals. However, they are not that good, because they are packed with harmful synthetic chemicals. The commercial products contain chemicals in order to boost the efficiency and extend the duration of their shelf-life. They are not healthy, as already mentioned because they can cause skin irritation, especially if you have a sensitive skin, or induce an allergic reaction. Similarly, since the vast majority of stain removals come in spray bottles the air you’re breathing gets contaminated also.
How to Prepare a Homemade Stain Removal?
Fortunately, there is a completely natural way to remove any kind of stains without using any chemicals. The ingredients needed for this stain removal are probably already available in your home. The following homemade universal stain removal is inexpensive and very effective, even when it comes to the most persistent stains.
Homemade Stain Removal
- Liquid soap (100 ml)
- Mineral water (100 ml)
- 9% alcohol white vinegar (100 ml)
The method of preparation is very simple – just mix all of the ingredients listed and pour the mixture in a spray bottle. Then, spray a little bit of this mixture on the stain you want to remove and let it sit for 10-15 minutes. After the time has passed, use a brush to scrub the stain. If you have some older stains, you will probably have to repeat the procedure once again.
As a conclusion, if you prepare and use this homemade stain removal you will remove any kind of stains very efficiently and you will protect yourself and your family from the harmful chemicals included in the commercial stain removals, which can cause allergies and skin irritation and can contaminate the air you breathe.