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Pressure washing concrete pavers.

Getting Rid of Moss and Algae on ConcreteMoss growth can be a problem in shady areas. This page is about getting rid of moss and algae on concrete.

 

Beautiful Cedar Deck

Removing Sap from a Deck?This is a page about removing sap from a deck. Trees overhanging your deck can drip sap onto the boards. Depending on the composition of the deck there are different ways to remove sap from a deck.

 

Removing Sharpie from Skin, Closeup of Sharpie Pen

Removing Sharpie from SkinSharpies are great to have around for many reasons but it can be easy to get on yourself. Whether it was from a broken pen or a child got a hold of your Sharpie, it can tough to get Sharpie ink off of skin. This is a page about removing Sharpie from skin.

 

Puppy Running in Yard

Getting Rid of Parvo Virus in the Yard and HomeWhen this virus has been present in your home and yard, you want to make sure it is completely eliminated so it does infect other dogs. This is a page about getting rid of parvo virus in the yard and home.

 

A textured popcorn ceiling

Cleaning a Textured (Popcorn) CeilingWhen cleaning a popcorn ceiling, it is important to determine what the texture is composed of. This page is about cleaning a textured (popcorn) ceiling.

 

Cleaning Toilet With Ammonia

Cleaning With AmmoniaAmmonia is a common cleaning agent found in many cleaners you buy at the store. It can also be purchased as a stand-alone cleaner. Caution should be used when mixing ammonia with other chemicals as dangerous fumes can be created. This page talks about the benefits and dangers of cleaning with ammonia.

 

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Drop of tree sap on bark

Removing Tree SapTree sap can get on anything from clothing to your car. This is a page about removing tree sap.

 

yellowed keyboard

Making Yellowed Plastic White Again?Plastics can yellow over time and exposure to light. You may be able to whiten or paint it to restore a pleasing look. This is a page about making yellowed plastic white again.

 

Cream colored roller blinds.

Removing Dried Paint from Roller Blinds?If your blinds are left in place when painting it is possible to accidentally drip paint on them. This is a page about removing dried paint from roller blinds.

 

A white powder on a spoon, either baking soda or baking powder.

Can I Use Baking Powder Instead of Baking Soda for Cleaning?Since baking powder contains baking soda, it could be substituted when cleaning. It is however more expensive, so not a good regular alternative. This is a page about, "Can I use baking powder instead of baking soda for cleaning?".

 

Cleaning a Coach Purse

Cleaning a Coach PurseYou spent a lot of money on your purse and want to keep it looking good. This is a page about cleaning a Coach purse.

 

pressure washing concrete

Removing Sap from ConcreteTrees overhanging your driveway, sidewalk, or patio can drip sap on to the concrete surface leaving you with a sticky mess to clean up. This is a page about removing sap from concrete.

 

spilled ink on document

Removing Ink From PaperThis is a page about removing ink from paper. Once ink has been applied to paper, it can be a challenge to remove with no trace or without damaging the paper.

 

Cleaning With Hydrogen Peroxide

Cleaning With Hydrogen PeroxideThis is a page about cleaning with hydrogen peroxide. Hydrogen peroxide is a less noxious alternative to bleach for many of your cleaning jobs.

 

Photo of 3 vintage porcelain dolls.

Cleaning Porcelain DollsThis is a page about cleaning porcelain dolls. Porcelain dolls need special care to keep them clean.

 

Tree sap running down the bark of a tree

Cleaning Tree Sap From HairThis is a page about cleaning tree sap from hair. Sticky tree sap seems like it might be impossible to clean out of your hair. It is in fact easy if you use the right products.

 

sink drain

Cleaning Smelly DrainsThis is a page about cleaning smelly drains. Bacteria growing in your drain can produce odors that waft throughout the house.

 

Suede Couch

Cleaning Cat Urine From Suede?This is a page about cleaning cat urine from suede. If your sweet little kitty has an accident on your suede shoes, clothing, or furniture it can be stressful determining how to clean it.

 

cleaning silicone spray from tiles

Removing Silicone Spray?This is a page about removing silicone spray. Removing silicone spray from surfaces is easy enough if you use the right products.

 

Old wooden ladder leaning against a concrete wall with painted designs.

Removing Paint from ConcreteRemoving paint from concrete can be difficult. Whether you are removing old paint on a concrete porch and stairs or graffiti on a wall, there are several methods you can try. This is a page about removing paint from concrete.

 

An illustration of cleaners at a store.

Uses for Awesome Cleaner from Dollar GeneralAwesome cleaner is a good inexpensive multipurpose cleaner that you can get at most dollar stores. This is a page about uses for Awesome cleaner from Dollar General.

 

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Removing a bandaid and leaving behind some adhesive residue.

Removing Adhesive Residue on SkinThis is a page about removing adhesive residue on skin. Medicated patches, adhesive tape, etc. can leave sticky, hard to remove, residue on your skin.

 

Spoon breaking through gold colored foil on a plastic coffee container

Removing Plastic and Foil Seals from Food...This is a page about removing plastic and foil seals from food containers. It can be next to impossible to completely remove all of the plastic or foil seals on bottles, jars, and food tubs.

 

Baby Wipes Container

Uses for Baby WipesThis is a page about uses for baby wipes. Baby wipes aren't just for cleaning a baby's bottom. There are numerous alternative uses for these handy wipes.

 

Removing Super Glue from Hair

Removing Super Glue from HairThis is a page about removing super glue from hair. Before you get out the scissors, there are some ways you can try to remove Super Glue from hair.

 

Sprayin Insect Repellent

Removing Insect Repellent on Eyeglasses?This page is about removing insect repellent on eyeglasses. Certain chemicals can leave a cloudy film on your eyewear.

 

Cotton linen cut pile rug

Caring for Rubber Backed Throw RugsAir drying throw rugs after laundering can help maintain the rubber backing. This is a page about caring for rubber backed throw rugs.

 

Old Doll

Cleaning an Old DollBefore you try to clean your old doll you will want to first determine the doll's composition. That information will help determine the best cleaners to use to prevent damage. This is a page about cleaning an old doll.

 

A man cleaning a driveway.

Removing Tree Sap from a Driveway?It can be difficult to remove sap from a driveway. Petroleum based cleaners can be very useful in removing the sap, especially if pressure washing has failed to remove it.

 

A dry erase board and markers.

Cleaning a Dry Erase BoardThis is a page about cleaning a dry erase board. Cleaning a white board can be difficult, especially if the ink has been on it a long time. Properly cleaning the surface will keep your dry erase board looking new and easy to read.

 

Shiny Pink Fabric

Making Fabric Less Shiny?This is a page about making fabric less shiny. Fabric can be shiny as a result of wear or because of its fiber content. Trying to reduce the shine may be possible.

 

Porcelain Figurine

Cleaning Smoke Residue From Ceramic and...This is a page about cleaning smoke residue from ceramic and porcelain figurines. A house fire or smokey fireplace can wreak havoc on your treasured figurines.

 

A bottle of bleach.

Using Bleach in a Humidifier?Humidifiers can grow mold over time; using bleach to periodically clean them is common. However, adding bleach to the unit and allowing it to be dispensed is not recommended. This is a page about using bleach in a humidifier.

 

Cleaning Boat Seats

Cleaning Boat SeatsThis is a page about cleaning boat seats. Get your boat seats clean and ready to use for yourself and guests on your boat.

 

A yellow lab laying on a cement floor.

Cleaning Dog Pee Off a Cement FloorCleaning the stains and odor of pet urine off of concrete requires the right product and often some serious scrubbing. This is a page about cleaning dog pee off a cement floor.

 

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Removing Hardened Clay Cat Litter from the Driveway?How do I clean up cat litter with clay from the driveway? It was on my garage floor and when I swept it out into my driveway the clay stuck to the black top seal. When the litter got wet it turned into a thick gray mass.

 

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Preventing Polo Shirt Collars from Creasing?This is continuing to drive me crazy. The collars on polo shirts crease or curl up, destroying the look of a shirt. I've tried 100% cotton, 70-30 cotton, poly etc.

 

Small night stand painted red

Cleaning Painted SurfacesThis is a page about cleaning painted surfaces. When cleaning painted surfaces you want to use products and methods that will not harm the finish.

 

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Removing Odor from a Coffee Pot?I have a Cuisinart coffee maker that I no longer use. I would like to use the thermal pot as it is still good for keeping soup hot etc., but I cannot get the coffee smell out of it. Does anyone have any ideas? I already tried CLR and soda and vinegar. All to no avail. All input appreciated.

 

woman cleaning

Removing Glue Residue Left By Contact Paper?This is a page about removing glue residue left by contact paper. If you have ever removed contact paper, there is sometimes a sticky residue remaining.

 

Artificial Flowers

Cleaning Artificial PlantsThey may not need light and water, but artificial plants do require regular cleaning to look their best. This is a page about cleaning artificial plants.

 

Bottle of WD-40.

Cleaning WD-40 Residue?Dish soaps such as Dawn are the perfect cleaner to remove the residue left by WD-40. This is a page about cleaning WD-40 residue.

 

Permanent Marker

Removing Permanent Marker From VinylThis is a page about removing permanent marker from vinyl. Permanent marker can be difficult, but not impossible to remove from many surfaces.

 

Denture Tablet

Cleaning Uses for Denture TabletsThis is a page about cleaning uses for denture tablets. Denture cleaning tablets have many other cleaning uses.

 

Organized Basement

Organizing and Cleaning the BasementThis page is about organizing and cleaning the basement. A major housekeeping job can be getting the basement in order.

 

Window Screen

Removing Paint From a Door or Window Screen?This is a page about removing paint from a window screen. Drips and overspray from painting can result in paint on the window screens.

 

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Removing Concrete Mix and Dust from Skin?How do I remove concrete from the skin?

 

A woman ironing clothing.

Ironing Polyester Clothing and Fabric?This is a page about ironing polyester clothing and fabric. Polyester fabrics can be difficult to iron and achieve a satisfying result.

 

Wood Deck

Removing Candle Wax from a Wood Deck?This is a page about removing candle wax from a wood deck. Outdoor candles can sometimes drip wax on your wood deck.

 

man servicing a semi truck

Cleaning Diesel Fuel on Concrete?This is a page about cleaning diesel fuel on concrete. Diesel fuel spills on concrete are common in garages, workshops, and driveways.

 

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Cleaning a Mobile Home That Was Infested With Mice?I recently purchased a used mobile home. I know it must have been infested with mice. There were traces everywhere. Now I have been in it for 3 months and I can still smell a "rodent odor" can someone tell me how to get rid of this?

 

Old Steamer Trunk

Cleaning and Restoring an Old TrunkThis is a page about cleaning and restoring an old trunk. Whether it's an heirloom or an antique store find, an old trunk can be a wonder addition to your home for both storage and decoration.

 

A yellow and green kitchen sponge.

How to Keep a Kitchen Sponge from Getting StinkyAllowing your sponge to dry out between uses will help keep it from developing smells. This is a page about how to keep a kitchen sponge from getting stinky.

 

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Cleaning FormicaThis is a page about cleaning Formica. Whether you are cleaning up a vintage table or your kitchen counters, you may be looking for tips on cleaning Formica.

 

Old Typewriter

How to Clean an Old TypewriterWhether you are old school and still use a manual typewriter or are refurbishing one as a bit of decor, cleaning it is one of the necessary steps. This is a page about how to clean an old typewriter.

 

Pair of dentures in a glass of clear liquid

Using Hydrogen Peroxide for Cleaning Dentures?This is a page about using hydrogen peroxide for cleaning dentures. Hydrogen peroxide is a good cleaner for dentures, and a product many of us already have in the medicine cabinet.

 

Old cemetery with tombstones and trees

Removing Tree Sap from a Tombstone?This is a page about removing tree sap from a tombstone. Tree sap can often be fairly easily removed from many surfaces, using a variety of products that act as solvents.

 

Staircase with wooden banister

Cleaning a Wood Banister?Banisters can get quite dirty and sticky from general usage. This is a page about cleaning a wood banister.

 

Wood Door

Removing Stickers from a Wood DoorThis is a page about removing stickers from a wood door. Removing stickers from a wood door can be done, keeping in mind the type of finish.

 

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Mildew Smell on a Stroller?How do you get mildew off of a stroller?

 

Plastic water jug.

Sterilizing Water Containers?This is a page about sterilizing water containers Now that you can refill the water containers for your home dispenser, you will want to sterilize them periodically.

 

Bleaching Colored Clothing

Bleaching Colored ClothingThis is a page about bleaching colored clothing. Trying to bleach the color out of clothing can have mixed results.

 

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Getting Rid Of Mold In Birdbath?I have an old stone birdbath that has mold on the inside. Any clues as to removing it? I don't want to replace it.

 

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Using Ozium to Get Rid of Odors?Does anyone know how long the smell of Ozium will last? I bought a Coach purse on eBay that reeked of smoke and found on this site that Ozium works to take the smell out.

 

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Removing Algae from the Side of a House?I will be putting my home up for sale. There's an oak tree that has grown and doesn't let the light filter through on one corner of the house and there has become a green like as algae on the house. I need a thrifty hint on how to get rid of the algae-like stuff.

 

White painted kitchen cabinets.

Cleaning Painted Cabinets?This is a page about cleaning painted cabinets. When cleaning painted cabinets it is important to use cleaners that won't harm the paint. As with many surfaces, painted cabinets will look nice longer if you periodically clean them.

 

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Cleaning a White Canvas Golf Bag?My son has a white canvas school golf bag with cardinal lettering, I am trying to find out a way to clean it safely without the lettering bleeding on to the bag and turning it pink.

 

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Cleaning a Rice Filled Pillow?I have one of those pillows with rice in it that you can use for sore muscles, etc. I bought it second hand and it smells like cigarette smoke. I can't wash it because of the rice, and can't use Febreze or anything because it is heated in the microwave and I don't want skin rashes.

 

picture of a dusty lampshade

Cleaning a LampshadeThis is a page about cleaning lampshades. Lampshades are often overlooked when doing routine cleaning which can cause them to look drab and dirty.

 

Pine-Sol

Uses for Pine-SolThis page contains uses for Pine-Sol. A strong smelling cleaning agent that has been manufactured since 1929. It is effective for a variety of jobs.

 

Cleaning Your Ceiling

Cleaning Your CeilingThis is a page about cleaning your ceiling. Cleaning a ceiling is a necessary, sometimes difficult chore.

 

Bleach Bottle

Cleaning Up Spilled Bleach?This is a page about cleaning up spilled bleach. How you clean up a bleach spill will depend in large part on where it was spilled.

 

A humidifier blowing steam.

Adding Vinegar to Your HumidifierAdding a bit of vinegar to your home humidifier can help freshen the air. This is a page about adding vinegar to your humidifier.

 

Paint on Hands

Removing Paint from HandsThis is a page about removing paint from hands. Home improvement and craft projects can leave you with paint stained hands.

 

Ashtray full of cigarette butts on a painted red wooden table.

Cleaning Nicotine from Painted Wood?This is a page about cleaning nicotine from painted wood. Cigarette smoke, which contains nicotine and tar, and leave yellow stains on your painted wood trim or furniture.

 

Plexiglass

Removing Adhesive from Plexiglass?This is a page about removing adhesive from Plexiglas. With the proper products and care you can remove stubborn adhesive from Plexiglass without damaging the surface.

 

Photo of a ceiling fan.

Cleaning a Ceiling FanThis is a page about cleaning a ceiling fan. With ceiling fans being up high and out of reach, we tend to neglect cleaning them regularly. When we do finally get around to it, the layer of dust can be quite thick.

 

Permanent marker scribbles on a toilet seat.

How to Remove Permanent Marker From a Tub and Toilet?Little artists will use any surface to create their masterpieces. Unfortunately they are often using permanent markers. This is a page about how to remove permanent marker from a tub and toilet.

 

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Removing Sharpie Marker from Cement?Okay, this may sound lame but does anybody know how to get sharpie off cement? We had a few vandilizers and need help!

 

Super Glue

Removing Super Glue from SkinThis is a page about removing Super Glue from skin. Removing Super Glue from your skin without irritation can be done.

 

Dried Grout on Bricks

Removing Dried Grout from Bricks?Dried masonry grout can be tough to remove. A product such as muriatic acid is often used. This is a page about removing dried grout from bricks.

 

Open Pressure Cooker

Removing Pressure Cooker Gasket OdorThis is a page about removing pressure cooker gasket odor. The gasket on your pressure cooker can absorb the odor from the foods cooked inside.

 

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Getting Mechanical Grease Off a Suitcase?On a recent flight from NY to Denver, my brand new suitcase got stuck "behind" the luggage carousel and is now covered with grease. It is your typical mechanical grease and the suitcase is your typical poly canvas blend. How can I get the grease out of my new suitcase so it looks new again?

 

Family Eating Together Using Placemats

Keeping Your Tablecloth and Placemats CleanAlthough intended to help keep the table clean, you probably would also like to keep your tablecloth and placemats clean. This is a page about keeping your tablecloth and placemats clean.

 

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White Purse Has Yellowed?I have a Dooney and Bourke bag with multicolored hearts all over it and it is made out of vinyl I think. It has turned a yellowish color since I got it a couple years ago. Does anyone have this problem and does anyone know how to clean it so it looks white again?

 

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Cleaning a Moses Basket?I am expecting my second baby in 6 weeks and need to clean up a palm moses basket which has been stored in the loft. It needs disinfecting thoroughly before I place a newborn in it - is there a way to do this without soaking it in chemicals?!

 

Microfiber Towels

Removing Lint From Microfiber Towels?This is a page about removing lint from microfiber towels. Microfiber excels as a cleaning cloth due to its ability to gather up lint and dirt. This same fabric design makes removing lint difficult.

 

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Is a Moldy Towel Safe to Use? I went to a summer camp in early August and when I was packing my stuff back up I put my cotton beach towel in a black bag and forgot about it until now (early november). I washed it and the smell is gone, but is it ok to use? Is there any fungus in it?

 

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What is TSP?What is TSP? Every post for cleaning old wood paneling says to use TSP. I have searched Lowe's and Home Depot's websites to no avail. Help!

 

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Cleaning a Straw Handbag?How can I clean a straw handbag?

 

Hand washing a black and white striped shirt.

Stain Remover Formula Using Dawn, Peroxide, and Baking SodaCommon household products can be combined to make a powerful stain lifter. Use it with a brush for good results. This is a page about a stain remover formula using Dawn, peroxide, and baking soda.

 

Crocheted Item

Cleaning Stains on Crocheted Items?This is a page about cleaning stains on crocheted items. Care needs to be taken when cleaning crochet items, especially the more delicate lace style ones.

 

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Cleaning Heavy, Lined Drapes?I have not one, but five sliding glass doors in my house! They are everywhere! I have hung on them heavy, lined drapes that I bought on sale from J.C. Penney's. They each also have a valance on top. What I would like to know is can I clean them any way other than dry cleaning which is what the tags say?

 

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Measuring Cup for Sisan Steam Iron?I have a Sisan Steam Iron, but I have lost the water measuring cup. Does anyone know what volume that cup is?

 

White plastic coffee carafe.

Cleaning Coffee Stain Off Plastic Carafe LidRemoving stubborn coffee stains on cups and carafes can be done in one of the several ways found in this page, including using denture tablets, baking soda, or lemon juice mixed with salt or sugar. This is a page about cleaning a coffee stain off of a plastic carafe lid.

 

Angel doll with feather wings.

Cleaning the Feathers on an Angel Doll?Use a small brush and salt to gently clean the feathers on dolls and figurines. This is a page about cleaning the feathers on an angel doll.

 

Woman examining cleaning products

Cleaning Grease from Painted SurfacesThis is a page about cleaning grease from painted surfaces. Care always needs to be taken when cleaning a painted surface.

 

Dishwasher Detergent

Other Uses for Dishwasher DetergentThis is a page about other uses for dishwasher detergent. Dishwasher powdered detergent can be helpful cleaning other things.

 

Dishwasher Powder

Other Uses for Dishwasher Detergent?This is a page about other uses for dishwasher detergent. Dishwasher detergents aren't just for cleaning dishes, there are many other jobs that you can use them for around the house.

 

Tree Sap

Cleaning Tree Sap Off HandsA stubborn substance to remove from your skin. This page is about cleaning tree sap off hands.

 

Goo Gone, cleaner used for removing price tags.

Removing Price TagsThis is a page about removing price tags. Removing price tags and the residual adhesive can be a very frustrating process.

 

Clumped Detergent

Softening Clumped Dishwasher Detergent?This is a page about softening clumped dishwasher detergent. Sometimes powdered detergent can get clumpy in the box, making it difficult to measure. This is a page about softening clumped dishwasher detergent.

 

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Cleaning Water From Marble

How to Clean Water Spots on MarbleMarble polish is one possible solution for removing water spots on a marble surface. This is a page about how to clean water spots on marble.

 

Removing Sticker Residue

Removing Sticker ResidueIt is so frustrating trying to remove sticker residue from your purchases or elsewhere around your home. This is a page about removing sticker residue.

 

Removing Sticky Adhesive Residue from Plastic - container with water inside

Removing Sticky Adhesive Residue from PlasticFill a container with pretty warm water (as hot as you can without it distorting the plastic container of course) and let it sit 5 minutes. This heats up the adhesive on the outside of the container. Don't get the outside (where the glue is) wet though. Dump out the water (still keeping the outside dry) and generously wipe the gluey spot with a paper towel soaked in vegetable oil.

 

A bottle of white vinegar.

Cleaning With VinegarA frugal and effective natural cleaner is vinegar. It can be used to disinfect surfaces, soften and brighten laundry, deodorize and much more. This is a page about cleaning with vinegar.

 

Ceiling fan on a white background.

Dusting Ceiling FansThe blades and housing on ceiling fans collect a lot of dust when in use and even when not being used. Such high dusting jobs can be messy and difficult to reach. This is a page about dusting ceiling fans.

 

Keeping Your House Clean

Keeping Your House CleanThis is a page about keeping your house clean. Once you have your house nice and clean there are strategies for keeping it that way.

 

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Cleaning Plastic Dish Strainer?I need something to help me clean my plastic dish strainer. It has a build up of soap, I do not have the money to buy another one. I know its only a couple dollars for one, but money is tight.

 

A family brushing their teeth.

Keeping Your Toothbrush CleanIn addition to changing out your toothbrush on a regular schedule there may be times when you want to clean your current one. This page offers some varying suggestions for cleaning a toothbrush, including soaking and running through the dishwasher.

 

A remote control on a green background.

Cleaning Acetone Residue Off Remote Control?Acetone or nail polish remover can be used to clean off many materials, but some plastics can be damaged when this chemical is applied. Depending on how badly the item is damaged, sometimes it can be removed.

 

Removing a Spot on a Chanel Satin Purse? - whitish spot

Removing a Spot on a Chanel Satin Purse?I had an old spot on my Chanel satin bag. It looked like maybe lipstick or something oil based. I put on a little bit of cornstarch and blotted. Now I can't fully get the white from the cornstarch out and as you can see from the photo, the spot has lost its shine and doesn't blend fully. I tried blotting with a little water and Woolite on a microfiber cloth and then using a hairdryer on low.

 

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A television with a film on it.

Removing Vapor Film?How do I remove the vapor film collected on my TV (most importantly) and other surfaces caused from vaping (not smoking) inside. It is a small space and despite the remedies I've tried, nothing seems to work. It simply smears the stain and moves it around. You can see the smear around the flash in the pic. I've since resorted to going outside. But that doesnt fix the problem that already exists. Any help is appreciated.

 

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Removing Sharpie from Hair?How do I get blue Sharpie out of light brown hair?

 

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Removing Paint from Roller Blinds?How do I get dry emulsion paint out of a black, black out roller blind?

 

A mark on a white glossy surface.

Perfume Stain on Glossy Surface?Help! How do I get rid of this perfume stain on my glossy counter? I tried soapy water but it just doesnt go

 

Removing a Spot on a Chanel Satin Purse? - whitish spot

Removing a Spot on a Chanel Satin Purse?I had an old spot on my Chanel satin bag. It looked like maybe lipstick or something oil based. I put on a little bit of cornstarch and blotted. Now I can't fully get the white from the cornstarch out and as you can see from the photo, the spot has lost its shine and doesn't blend fully. I tried blotting with a little water and Woolite on a microfiber cloth and then using a hairdryer on low.

 

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Removing Super Glue from a Beard?How do you remove super glue from your beard safely?

 

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