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Two dots mean that it can be ironed on medium. One dot means that it can be ironed on low. As with the washing symbols, the number of dots inside the circle will tell you the heat setting you should put your tumble dryer on to, as well as any specific program settings required: Three dots mean Tumble Dry High.
One dot means Tumble Dry Low. Again, a single line below the dryer symbol means that a Permanent Press setting should be used. Double lines mean that the Delicate setting must be used. A triangle filled with diagonal lines means that only non-chlorine bleaches should be used. Check the ingredients on your bleach to see if it contains chlorine.
You should not attempt to use any kind of bleach on this garment. A crossed-out circle means that you should not dry-clean the item. Got gum on a much-loved jumper or silk scarf? After I wash a load using bleach, do I need to run an empty cycle to eliminate any bleach residue? Removing Mold and Mildew. Laundry can answer your toughest laundry questions.
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Cleaner, fresher clothes means longer-wearing apparel. And clothes that are bleachable are easier to get clean. When a care label doesn’t mention bleach or says "Bleach when needed," it means it is safe to use Clorox liquid bleach. Once your clothes are dry, ironing becomes a priority: these wash care symbols explain how (and whether) your clothes should be ironed. If your whites are looking a bit drab and grey, you should check for these wash care symbols before attempting to use bleach. Laundry Sign - Carved in a Cypress Board Rustic Distressed Shop Advertisement Farmhouse Style Room Wooden Wood Rustic Decoration. by Americana Signs. laundry room clothes hanger, or storing NIKKY HOME Decorative Wooden Framed Wall Plaque Laundry Sign, Blue. by NIKKY HOME. $ $ 21 99 Prime.