turn your messy
moment INTO $20,000
- 1Share the Bleachable Moment you think no one can top
- 2Each week, earn the most votes by Sunday 11:59pm PT OR be selected by Clorox to WIN $50 and advance into next week’s Moment Showdown
- 3WIN the Weekly Showdown to go on for a chance at $20,000
Tips & Tricks
- Dr. Laundry's
Cut out cutting board germs.Make a mess of raw meat all over your cutting board? Here’s how to clean that up, chop chop: To sanitize plastic cutting boards, wash or rinse with liquid dishwashing detergent and water. Then soak in a solution using 2 teaspoons of Clorox® Regular-Bleach per gallon of water. Let stand 2 minutes, then air dry.
Stamp out patio mildew.Your new place is in ship shape for guests, but don’t neglect the patio! Here’s how to clear the deck: Wash patio furniture, sidewalks and decks with Clorox® Outdoor Bleach. Then, remove mildew stains with a solution of ½ cup Clorox® Regular-Bleach to 1 gallon water. Reapply as needed to keep the area wet for 5 minutes. Brush to remove moss and then rinse (don’t use on painted wood).
Disinfect a fishy countertop.Your family’s favorite fish dinner was delicious. The lingering germs on the kitchen countertop aren’t quite so pleasant. Here’s how to clean that fishy situation: Pre-wash surface with clean water. Mix ½ cup Clorox® Regular-Bleach into 1 gallon of water. Wipe or mop surface with bleach solution and let stand for 5 minutes. Rinse well and air dry. *Safe for hard nonporous surfaces only
Removing rust stains
How can I remove rust in fabrics?
Unfortunately rust stains can NOT be removed with Clorox® Regular-Bleach (or any chlorine bleach for that matter). You need to use a rust remover product instead, and these can be found at hardware store ...Read More
Stained Bath Towels
When I wash my bath cloths the dark stains don’t come out, what is the problem?
I wish I had a little more information—do you mean wash cloths and/or towels? I realize you may not know what the stain is—this happens when you don’t notice a stain until later! But f ...Read More
Removing pine sap
After taking down our Christmas tree, our clothes have little drops of pine sap in multiple places. Is this considered a stain, or can I simply wash them with detergent?
Christmas trees are a wonderful Christmas tradition, but unfortunately pine sap is a very difficult sta ...Read More
Concentrated Clorox® Regular-Bleach
As you may have noticed on your store shelves, Clorox® recently introduced Concentrated Clorox® Regular-Bleach, a more concentrated version of its namesake liquid bleach.
You may ask what is different about this product. Concentrated Clorox® Regular Blea ...Read More
Treating a salsa stain
I spilled some salsa in some khaki shorts. I tried Oil Soap and that helped a bit, but did not completely treat the stain. How do I get the rest out?
I’m guessing you have a salsa stain on khaki shorts, which are either tan or olive green in color. I don’t think using O ...Read More
I love white and wear a lot of white, but my roll-on deodorant stains quite badly under the armpits – it only takes a few wears before it starts to look really bad! I haven't been able to get rid of them just by using bleach in the washing machine. Just wondering if you have any other ...Read More
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Legal residents of the 50 United States (D.C.), 18 years or older. Enter Contest by 4/20/14 at 11:59 p.m. PT. To enter and for Official Rules, including prize descriptions, visit www.clorox.com/laugh/bleach-it-away/rules/. Void where prohibited.