Next >︎
To Top

Melted Rubber Stains on Tablecloth

My husband placed an electronic keyboard, which had been in the truck of his car for few days, on my good table cloth. When he went to pick it up it was stuck to the tablecloth. The rubber tabs at the bottom of the keyboard were melted and stained my table cloth pretty bad. I tried all kind of solvents, nothing helped. I appreciate any advice on how to get rid of this melted rubber stain.

Ad


Laurice from Texas

We are giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards for people who answer questions on ThriftyFun in February! Click here to find out more...

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Flag
March 3, 20060 found this helpful
Best Answer

I had some melted rubber on carpet and I had some "Goo Gone" cleaner. and after some effort I was able to get it removed rather well. It took several applications, some elbow grease and some light scraping with a wood chisel.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Anonymous Flag
May 24, 20160 found this helpful

I had a piece of electronic equipment that got so hot it melted the rubber feet tabs. Without knowing this I set it on our expensive Nylon carpet. After fretting about for a couple of days, I got out the Goof Off. It removed the melted rubber with very little effort. I tested on an inconspicuous place first.

Ad
ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
May 24, 20160 found this helpful

Try 'Goof Off'. It advertises right on the can for 'asphalt' and

'Tar'. I used it successfully on a nylon carpet for the same issue with an electronic piece of equipment. Test it on an inconspicuous place first.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
We are giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards for people who answer questions on ThriftyFun in February! Click here to find out more...

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
Bottom of Rubber Boot
Removing Rubber Stains
Next >︎
Categories
Home and Garden Cleaning Linens and BlanketsFebruary 5, 2006
Guides
Pair of black boots and tennis shoes on a vinyl floor
Cleaning Black Rubber Marks on Laminate Flooring
Tablecloth Dress
Making a Tablecloth Dress
Grape juice that is splashing out of the cup.
Removing Grape Juice Stains from a Tablecloth
A rug sitting on a vinyl floor.
Removing Rubber Backed Rugs Stains on a Vinyl Floor
More
👒
Mother's Day Ideas!
🐰
Easter Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
You are viewing the desktop version of this page: View Mobile Site.
© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on March 23, 2017 at 12:22:17 AM on 10.0.2.136 in 2 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!