What is the best way to wash white clothes?
Wash whites separately. The best way to retain whiteness is to launder white items together in the hottest water the fabric will tolerate (water that is at least 120 degrees is most effective at removing soil). Choose detergent with a bleach alternative and/or enzymes, using the maximum amount recommended.
How do you whiten whites in the wash?
To keep whites white
Baking soda, vinegar, borax, lemon juice and hydrogen peroxide all naturally whiten. Add ½ cup of any of these cleaners to each wash cycle to keep your clothes bone white. For double duty, mix in ½ cup vinegar and ½ cup borax to your white loads.
How do you wash a white shirt?
To get stains out of white clothes, mix hydrogen peroxide with dish soap and apply it to the stains. Let the mixture sit on the stains for a few minutes before rinsing it off with cold water. You can also try rubbing the stains with lemon juice or white wine, which will help them come out in the wash.