Shannon Lush's tips on TODAY

Thursday June 14, 2007
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Find out how to really clean up and get rid of those pesky stains.

Shannon Lush, our TODAY domestic goddess answers all your questions.

Beauty product stains – cosmetics, lotions and deodorant
How can I get sunscreen off a black leather car seat?
How can I get rid of perspiration and antiperspirant from shirts?
There are fake tan marks all over my carpet. How can I remove these?

Cleaning glass
How can I remove sticker stains from my car windscreen?
I have a soap scum on my shower glass what can I do to remove it?

Cleaning the kitchen
How can I remove a large white spot on my pine table caused by condensation from a hot pot?
How do I clean stainless steel?
How do I clean aluminium kitchen pots?
How do I clean my kitchen taps and my oven?

Cleaning tiles
What is the best way to clean grout between my floor tiles without using chemicals?
How do I remove hair dye from white tiles?

Food and drink stains
How can I remove banana stains from my children's clothing?
How can I remove a large Bundaberg rum and Coke stain from my cream carpet?
How can I remove red cordial from white carpet?
How can I get chocolate paddle pop out of a white top?
How can I remove orange and raspberry cordial from my carpet?
How can I get baby vomit out of my lounge?

Hair dye stains
I spilt dark hair dye solution on our Tassie oak kitchen door. How can I remove this without damaging the timber?
How do I remove hair dye from white tiles?
How can I remove hair dye from my pillow case?

Paint stains
How can I remove paint from school shirts?

Removing mould
How do you get mould stains out of linen and clothes?
How can I remove mould from a white lamp shade?

Sticky stains – wax, glue and nail polish
How can I remove candle wax from my wall?
How can I remove nail polish from my carpet?
How can I get wood glue of 100% pure wool carpet?

Writing implement stains - ink, pen, crayon and highlighter
How can I get rid of blue and red biro from my grey leather car seat?
How do you get pen out of light brown suede?
I have a cream leather couch with blue biro on it across a whole stretch. How do I remove the biro?
How can I remove yellow highlighter from a 100 percent white, cotton shirt?
How can I remove black felt tip pen from my suede chair?
How can I get biro off a baby born doll ?
How can I get highlighter and felt tipped pen stains out of my clothing?
Is there any way of getting melted crayon out of my suede chairs?

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