With challenges like muddy footprints, tea stains, delicate fabrics and cuddly toys, doing the washing isn’t always as straightforward as we’d like. That’s why we’ve compiled expert clothes washing tips to cover almost any laundry conundrum – from the best temperature to wash clothes at to the recommended hand-washing technique. Get the help you need right here.
Soaking clothes before washing may help remove tough stains. First, check that: The dye will not run, by looking at the care label The garment is not leather, wool, silk, has metal fasteners or a flame resistant finish The OMO is fully dissolved before immersing the clothing in the water The water in not too […]'
It is important to know if you live in a hard, medium or soft water area since this determines what dosage of washing detergent you should use. South Africa's water is predominately hard, but there are a few areas where the water is medium. Tell-tale signs of hard water are: A “ring around […]'
What's sensitive to fabric washing oxygen bleach? OMO Fast Action Handwash contains colour-safe oxygen bleach that is specifically designed for powerful stain removal when washing whites and colours. The bleach that this product contains differs from household bleach which is chlorine based and may damage colours. However, some fabrics are sensitive to even colour-safe bleach. […]'