Baseball Cap Cleaning

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How do I wash baseball caps?

Baseball Cap Cleaning

To clean a baseball cap, you can purchase a commercial product designed specifically for this purpose. It is a basket shaped to hold the cap and you wash it in the dishwasher. Or, you can scrub the cap with hair shampoo using a small brush to remove stains. If the cap is dirty all over, you can wash them in a washing machine. Spray any dirty areas with a prewash spray, wash in cold water, and hang over a large jar or similar object to dry to allow them to retain their shape.



8/5/2006 9:24:15 PM
j g heye said:

where can this basket be bought?

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10/5/2007 5:07:23 AM
DonnaB said:

You can buy this basket for cleaning ball caps at Wal-mart!

10/5/2007 2:07:44 PM
Lori said:

Wal-Mart of course or most sporting good stores

10/5/2007 5:10:24 PM
jg heye said:


10/5/2007 5:34:41 PM
y said:

drug stores or grocery stores

10/6/2007 6:30:53 AM
tmello said:

Lids is a store you can buy that basket for a baseball hat.

10/6/2007 12:33:36 PM
Geary said:

I'm a plumber and I wear a cap all the time. I found that the washing machine is the best. I just hang it on a door knob to dry and it's good to go.

10/7/2007 6:16:11 AM
ladyofwilkes said:

Your caps will come clean quite nicely putting them in the washer in cold water, then let air dry. I've done this and it works very well.

10/9/2007 3:34:04 AM
D Fann said:

Walmart,K=Mart,...I have even seen them at dollar discount stores...approx cost $3-$6 US.
Hope this helps not put the basket in the dryer.. let cap air dry as stated, put the cap over something to retain the shape or leave the cap fastened in the basket to dry. Have a Gr8 day.

3/26/2009 10:57:09 AM
arnie said:

You can get it at any hat specialty store or even some Wal-marts

3/27/2009 12:08:29 AM
ginny said:

wash the caps in teh dishwasher adn you dont need toe basket!

3/28/2009 12:55:39 PM
tobsalso said:

I take mine into the shower w/me...and then wear till its dry.

6/3/2012 6:28:28 PM
GDSmith said:

You don't need a special basket, just take a shower with the cap on, clean it thoroughly with your body wash and then shape it and set it in the sun to dry.


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