Tips On Cleaning Pine Sap From Clothes

By: Mrs. Mathis


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As a country girl, I know the importance of knowing how to get pine sap out of clothes. Not surprisingly, cleaning pine sap from clothes can be a tedious process. However, being able to remove pine sap from clothes can also open up a whole new world of adventure for you. You can go back to climbing trees again, just as you did as a child, because you know how to get pine sap out of clothes. You may become popular with outdoorsy people, who appreciate and admire you for getting pine sap out of clothing. Or maybe you just won’t yell at your kids as much. Whatever you like.

How To Get Pine Sap Out Of Clothes: Cleaning Pine Sap From Clothes Before It Dries

The secret weapon in the war against tree sap, and germs, is hand sanitizer. Not only will it take sap off your hands, it will also take sap out of your clothes. Just rub it in well and wash as usual.

If you don’t have any hand sanitizer, you can also use some of the special plumber’s hand wash that they sell at your local home improvement store to remove pine sap from clothes.

How To Get Pine Sap Out Of Clothes: Getting Pine Sap Out Of Clothing After It Has Dried In

To remove pine sap from clothes after it has dried, scrape as much off the clothing as you can with your fingernail or a dull knife. Be careful when cleaning pine sap from clothes in this way that you don’t tear or otherwise damage the fabric.

After you have removed the dried pine sap, soak the stain in a little hand sanitizer to loosen the rest of it. Then rub the spot to make sure that its gone. To finish getting pine sap out of clothing, wash the item as usual.

Now that you know how to get pine sap out of clothes, think of all you can do. You can carry a small bottle of hand sanitizer with you when you hike or camp so that you can remove pine sap from clothes immediately. Or you could set up a stand outside a forest where you will offer to get pine sap out of clothes for a small fee. Whatever you decide, I know the getting pine sap out of clothing will be a wonderful new hobby for you and your entire family.

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  1. nancy on March 4, 2012 at 7:50 pm

    OMG!!!!! I just tried the hand sanitizer to get pitch out of clothes, and it works like magic. I even had a shirt that had been washed, and it came out beautiful! Thank you!

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