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Keep these home remedies handy to quickly treat a spill. Read more

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A-Z stain guide


Our comprehensive guide to stain removal. Read more

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When to dry-clean - and what to do if things go wrong. Read more


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Catch those stains before it's too late with our A-Z stain removal guide - covering everything from beer to red wine.

Red wine stains on your best tablecloth, tomato sauce on junior's T-shirt, ballpoint marks on a dress shirt - and the dog's just thrown up on the cushions. What's a domestic goddess to do? Consult our stain removal guide, of course.

We also offer advice on dry-cleaning, garment care and dealing with stains on carpets.