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How to Get Bike Grease Out of Clothes

As any biker knows all too well, it is virtually impossible to make it through a ride without getting at least a little bit of bike chain grease on your pants or shirt. Fortunately, Tub O’ Towels can help. Our heavy duty wipes lift even tough grease stains off your cycling clothes. Of course, every fabric reacts differently, so it is always wise to test an inconspicuous spot before you begin.

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How to Get Bike Grease Out of Clothes (The Hard Ways)

The internet is packed with suggestions for removing bike grease from clothes. Some work better than others, but all have their loyal adherents. Here are some of the most popular:

  1. Sprinkle cornstarch or baby powder on the grease stain and let it sit. Shake out the garment before washing.
  2. Rub liquid dish soap, with or without a bit of baking powder mixed in, liquid laundry detergent, or shampoo into the stain. Let it soak in, and then launder the item as normal.
  3. Spray Simple Green directly onto the stains or add some to the wash water.
  4. Use Goo-Gone, Goof-Off, or a similar product on the stains before washing.
  5. Try a harsh cleaner such as tire cleaner, oven cleaner, or brake cleaner before washing as normal.

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How Get Bike Grease & Oil Out of Clothes (The Easy Way)

The popular methods listed above have one thing in common: they are messy and can leave behind a residue that may be even worse than the grease stain. Some rely on dangerous chemicals, which you do not necessarily want on your clothes or left behind in your washing machine. Tub O’ Towels offers a simple, easy, and safe alternative:

  1. Pull out a heavy duty Tub O’ Towels wipe.
  2. Perform a test wipe on an inconspicuous section of the clothing item.
  3. Gently wipe away the bike grease, allowing the cleaning solution to do its job.
  4. Use additional wipes as needed to thoroughly remove all traces of bike grease.
  5. Wash your cycling clothes as normal.

About Tub O’ Towels

Why is Tub O’ Towels the best cleaning wipe on the market? Here are some of the highlights:

  • Exclusive Bond Buster™ Technology: With Tub O’ Towels, there is no need for hard scrubbing. The secret lies in our cutting-edge additive, which actually breaks the molecular bond between the surface and the stain.
  • No Harsh Chemicals: With our bond busting additive, we have no need for harsh chemicals that are not eco friendly. Our gentle, biodegradable blend of foaming agents, emulsifiers, and detergents simply lifts away stains.
  • More Durable Wipes: Tub O’ Towels heavy duty wipes are engineered to stand up to even the toughest messes. Evenly saturated in our proprietary cleaning solution, each oversized wipe is made from a quilted, poly-blend material that is built to last.
  • VaporLock Technology: Our Tub O’ Towels canisters use VaporLock technology to stop evaporation between uses. When you need a wipe, it will be ready for you.
 

Switch to a Better Cleaning Wipe!

If you’re ready to move away from constant scrubbing and harsh chemicals, we invite you to try Tub O’ Towels today. You can find our wipes both on our website and in top retailers. Let us show you the Tub O’ Towels difference!

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