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Cooking Oil & Grease Stains

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  • How Do I Get A Cooking Oil Stain Out Of A Shirt?

    How do I get a cooking oil stain out of a t-shirt? You didn’t mention the color of the t-shirt or the fiber content.  That’s OK—I’ve got several different options for you to try based on what’s common for a typical t-shirt. A really effective product...

    Advice from Dr. Laundry
    07/18/16 15726
  • What Is The Best Way To Remove Cooking Oil Stains?

    What is the best way to remove cooking oil stains? I splatter oil (olive, canola or veggie) on my clothes while cooking all the time. Sometimes it comes out with spray stain remover and sometimes it doesn’t. Thanks for sending in your question—...

    Advice from Dr. Laundry
    09/30/15 15456
  • Tips on how to remove olive oil & balsamic vinegar stains

    How do I remove olive oil & balsamic vinegar stains from a shirt? This is a classic combination stain, so it’s best to work on the oily component first, because you need to break up the oil before any bleach product can go after the colored compo...

    Advice from Dr. Laundry
    10/16/14 49993
  • Removing Olive Oil Stains

    How do you get out olive oil? Thanks! — Nola Hi Nola; One of the best things to use for olive oil is actually liquid dishwashing detergent (the kind you use for handwashing dishes) because it is formulated for greasy dishes. Because liquid dishwashin...

    Advice from Dr. Laundry
    10/29/09 18138
  • Removing Stains from White Clothes

    I had put my summer clothes away last year. I put them in a clean tote and lined the tote with clear plastic. Sealed it. Opened the bag this summer and found some yellow stains on a few of my white shirts and white pants. Any advice on what I can to ...

    Advice from Dr. Laundry
    08/10/16 9415
  • Butter

    Butter watch out

    Advice from our experts
    02/25/16 69320
  • Removing Tough Stains from Dish Towels

    Q. What can I use to get my dish towels really clean?

    Advice from Dr. Laundry
    04/20/17 3384
  • I cook in a restaurant and I need help getting grease stains out of my work shirts. Can you give me any ideas?

    I cook in a restaurant and i need help getting grease stains out of my work shirts. Can you give me any ideas? Thanks Sure, I can help you with getting grease stains off your work shirts!  One of the best things to use for cooking oil is actually liq...

    Advice from Dr. Laundry
    04/12/16 1722
  • How Do You Remove Oil Stains From Whites?

    I have four white shirts which have developed weird yellow spots all over them in random places. Mainly present around the cuffs, collar, pocket, sleeve. I can’t understand what the reason behind these stains is. These shirts are a part of my u...

    Advice from Dr. Laundry
    09/21/15 1363
  • How To Remove Grease Stains

    I have some clothes that have grease stains on them. I use Shout, do i need to turn clothes inside out, get it wet and spray?  I dont know how to get the stain out. Greasy stains definitely need to be pre-treated before washing, and it’s best to do ...

    Advice from Dr. Laundry
    04/06/15 2796