This Book, Though Written For Textiles And Clothing Students Would Certainly Be Of Great Help To Very Many People. Every Single Person Is A Consumer Of Textiles. We All Love To Wear Clothes That Are Dean And Fresh. So We Need To Know How They Should Be Cared For. Persons In The Laundry Industry And Those Managing Institutional Laundries Would Find Some Very Interesting Information And Help.The Book Seeks To Acquaint The Reader With The Nature And Characteristics Of Textile Fibres, The Different Functional Finishes Applied To Fabrics, Types Of Water And Water Softening Processes, Different Laundry Aids, Laundry Equipment And Laundry Processes. Practical Methods Of Removal Of Different Stains From Different Fibre Fabrics Have Been Clearly Indicated. The Book Also Contains Interesting Information On The Care Of Special Items Like Carpets, Rugs, Upholstery, Draperies And Leather. Practical Ideas For Planning Of The Laundry Area In Homes And In Institutions Have Been Suggested.If ends of yarn appear above the surface they should never be pulled out but be trimmed off with a sharp pair of ... Woollen rugs and carpets should be given mothproofing or sprayed with an insecticide once a week. ... Then the stain is wiped with a clean cloth to which detergent has been applied sparingly. ... 4. Amyl acetate, a common drugstore brand; or nail polish Care of Special Items 131 Upholstery.
|Author||:||D. Noemia Souza|
|Publisher||:||New Age International - 1998-01-01|