How To Wash Men's Dress Shirts
Watch more Stains & Laundry videos: http://www.howcast.com/guides/358-Stains-and-Laundry Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - http://howc.st/uLaHRS Learn to wash men's dress shirts with this guide. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: http://howc.st/ytmainplaylists Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - http://howc.st/HOE3aY Howcast Video Games Channel - http://howc.st/tYKKrk Howcast Tech Channel - http://howc.st/rx9FwR Howcast Food Channel - http://howc.st/umBoJX Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - http://howc.st/vmB86i Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - http://howc.st/vKjUjm Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - http://howc.st/vbbNt3 Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Read labels Read the care label on the shirt before washing. Tip Don't dry clean your shirts. Excessive dry cleaning will cause them to deteriorate. Step 2: Separate Separate your shirts into white, colored, and dark piles. Step 3: Treat stains Tackle stains by applying a stain remover or presoak shirts in a sink before loading them in the washer. Tip Check the collar -- that's where you will find most of the stains. Step 4: Load machine Wash the shirts using a delicate or hand-wash setting with lukewarm water. Step 5: Use hypoallergenic detergent Use hypoallergenic detergent without dyes or scents. Step 6: Choose dryer setting Dry shirts on the delicate or permanent press setting to reduce wrinkling. Remove your shirts from the dryer while they are slightly damp. Step 7: Iron shirt Iron the shirt, and then hang it on a wooden hanger. Did You Know? Roughly 85 percent of dry-cleaner shops use perchloroethylene, a chemical which can be harmful after repeated, prolonged exposure.