To Top

Nicotine Stains and Odor on Wood Paneling

I just purchased an old home with old wood paneling that reeks of nicotine. What is the best way to clean it?

By Donna G


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

May 8, 20130 found this helpful

I have done an entire home that was suppose to be white but it was literally yellow with dripping nicotine :P So there is really no easy way but if you get a good scrub brush a bucket and some water/bleach solution it will come off nicely and smell much better. It does take some elbow grease but produces nice results. don't forget eye protection,gloves and a respirator of some sort and lots of fresh air while working with bleach! And for painted surfaces after being cleaned and drying they can be primed and repainted. But wood should only need cleaned and dry.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

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

Related Content
In This Guide
Cigarette Burning in Ash Tray
Cleaning Nicotine (Cigarette Smoke) Off Walls
Home and Garden Cleaning WallsMay 7, 2013
room with wallpaper
Updating Old Wood Paneling
Wood Paneling
Removing Water Stains from Barnwood Paneling
Refinishing Wood Paneling
Refinishing Wood Paneling
Ashtray full of cigarette butts on a painted red wooden table.
Cleaning Nicotine from Painted Wood
Birthday Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/09/18 16:21:06 in 2 secs. ⛅️️
Loading Something Awesome!