'Soaked In' Stains on Plates

I have some old plates that are discolored with cloudy brown soaked through looking stains. I have heard that these stains are treatable but not sure how to go about it. Any ideas, suggestions or experiences would be appreciated.

Alicia from Ontario

Ad
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!

February 15, 20080 found this helpful

i would try bleach.Fill the sink with cold water (hot will cause more fumes) & add a cap or 2 of household bleach.

Let the dishes soak in it for the evening & before bedtime drain the water & rinse the plates & stand them to dry.

Worth a try !

We do that to our coffee mugs sometimes due to the stain build up !

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Flag
February 15, 20080 found this helpful

Get one of those white magic eraser pads made by Mr. Clean (I use the ones from Aldi store that are half the price) and rub it on the stain. They work wonderfully on many things.

Ad
ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Flag
February 16, 20080 found this helpful

I soak my dishes that have stains on them in clorox water. I put in about 1/4 cup clorox to a dishpan of water. Let them sit for a while, then wash. If the stain isn't all gone, I do it again.

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(article continues below)
Categories
Home and Garden Cleaning DishesFebruary 14, 2008
Guides
License Plates Decorating a Wall
Crafts Using License Plates
Uses for Paper Plates
Uses for Paper Plates
Paper Plates
Reinforcing Paper Plates
A photo album, great to use for storing embossing plates.
Storing Embossing Plates
More
🐰
Easter Ideas!
🍀
St. Patrick's Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on February 22, 2017 at 11:36:04 PM on 10.0.0.44 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!