coloradochick

Songster
12 Years
Dec 19, 2007
2,503
14
213
Brighton, CO
So, we were in Vegas this past weekend in a college showcase softball tournament. For some reason my daughter thought she ought to play around 2nd base several times in this one game (diving back to the base, slipping in the loose dirt on her way to 3rd and literally crawling (scrambling) her way back to 2nd, etc. Anyways, her white pants are red now. The dirt there is red. I've saturated them with Spray-n-wash twice, bleached twice ans still we've got stains!!
Is there anything to get them white again?
 

scbatz33

No Vacancy, Belfry Full
11 Years
Jan 23, 2009
7,000
23
251
South GA
This won't be helpful...we lived in NC for the past 5 years. red clay everywhere. Things just became stained and I never got it all out. Not all the clorox and spray n' wash in the world would help my son's socks!!!

Good luck.
 

turney31

Songster
11 Years
Sep 14, 2008
3,343
8
221
palestine texas
I have had really good luck with a product called---Goof Off----I use a hard toothbrush. Hope this helps. I think I found it at Walmart,maybe in the paint dept.
Micah
 

crtrlovr

Still chillin' with my peeps
11 Years
Mar 13, 2008
4,044
18
233
East South Central (West KY)
red clay is NOTORIOUS for staining; some say it is due to the iron oxide in the soil. I've not found anything that will completely remove it, but oxyclean or even rust stain remover will help.
 

luvmychicknkids

Canning Squirrel
11 Years
Mar 6, 2008
5,679
28
261
Floresville, Texas
I have no clue if this will help but I swear this got CRAYON out of an entire load of my clothes!!! SERIOUSLY!!! I soaked them overnight in the washer with hot water (that would probably be a bad idea with the clay though, I would go for cold) and a strong mix of my regular detergent, white vinegar, and tons of baking soda.
 

Sugar Sand Farm

Songster
12 Years
Apr 24, 2007
2,597
10
211
North Florida
Try Iron Out You can get it at Walmart. I use it when my well water leaves that wonderful brownish yue on my white clotes. It takes out just about any rust or iron stains.
 

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