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3 Abslutely Easy Ways To Whiten Your Old Net Curtains

Date April 13, 2018 10:12

Beautiful, high-quality net curtains cost quite a lot. Unfortunately, white color fades quickly, turns pale, and the smallest spots and stains become noticeable. A net curtain looks especially "old" after a long winter. When you are preparing your house or apartment for spring, you might think that the time to throw your net curtains away has come. But hold on, don’t rush!

We will show you how to rejuvenate your white net curtains at home!

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Bleaching with brilliant green antiseptic

What do you need?

  • 1 bottle of brilliant green antiseptic;
  • 1 bowl;
  • 1 glass.

What to do?

Wash your net curtain in a usual way you do. Put 5-10 drops of brilliant green into a glass of warm water and stir the solution thoroughly. Leave it for a few minutes. Then, pour the solution into a big bowl of warm water. Finally, put you net curtain in the bowl for a minute. Take it out and dry thoroughly.

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Bleaching with table salt

What do you need?

  • 3-5 tablespoons of salt;
  • 2-3 tablespoons of washing powder;
  • 1 bowl.

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What to do?

Dissolve salt and powder in a bowl of warm water. Put the net curtain in the bowl and leave it for 3-4 hours (ideally – overnight). Rinse the net curtain thoroughly and dry it as usual.

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Bleaching with starch

What do you need?

  • 9 tablespoons of starch;
  • 1 bowl.

What to do?

Wash the net curtain as usual. Dissolve the starch in a bowl of warm water and put the net curtain in the solution for a few minutes. Afterward, rinse and then dry it.

This method not only removes old spots, but also helps to preserve the whiteness of your net curtains for a long time.

Now you know how to whiten your old net curtains with ease! Share it with your friends, maybe one day it may be useful for them.

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