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Cleaning pillow that had sweat stains on it white again


February 26, 2017, 3:58 am

I have a pillow that is now starting to turn tan with my sons sweat from sleeping.always been line that from the beginning.I have all these stain removers.I just want to wash it once and and be whit... Read more »

Silver Crest Window Vac


September 14, 2016, 10:29 am

Have lost the battery charger for above, can anyone help? Read more »

Rodent Poison Bars


November 12, 2014, 6:46 pm

Does anyone know the name of the rodent poison that looks like a granola bar with seeds and nuts in it? Not One Bite. That stuff seems to make them go crazy with pain and come into the middle of the ... Read more »

Re: Tip for cleaning bathtub


May 3, 2014, 4:44 pm

water stains. Thanks so much! Your solution really worked for me, when I used it to get out a clothing dye stain in our fiber glass bathtub. I used the Cascade & some Oxi Clean powder and le... Read more »

What's Best Material for Carpet Runner, Wheelchair User


March 22, 2014, 8:07 pm

Hi, I need to replace a 27 x 10' runner in my apartment as my old one is shot. It held together pretty well considering I paid only a few dollars a foot at Home Depot yrs ago. I use a heavy power ... Read more »

Mop drying rack or device?


February 24, 2014, 1:29 am

Is there a device for quick drying of a mop? I mean a traditional mop with rope-like strands, head not remove-able. I seem to have irradicated some snow fleas by caulking up edges of a sink and... Read more »

How To Remove The Sticky Gunk Left by Gel Decals


January 23, 2014, 7:51 pm

A $1.99 bottle of acetone will do the trick or nail polish remover with acetone. Read more »

Haley's tip - Washing Soda


December 13, 2013, 4:41 pm

You can get it at Ace Hardware. Arm and Hammer Super Washing Soap. comes in a 3lb box. If they don't have it in stock, they can order it or you can order it from www.acehardware.com Read more »

alternative English


August 2, 2013, 7:35 am

I have a supply of acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene, suitable for making washboards. I'd like to sell it through ebay in the uk, where I understand most people use washboards. What do they call ... Read more »

cleaning a lamp shade


May 3, 2013, 7:48 pm

What is the best way to clean a table lamp shade. Frank Read more »

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Anyone own the Scooba?

rating: 5

I've seen this demo-ed on HSN, but would like some user opinions. How long have you owned it? Can't live without it? My problem is an off white tiled kitchen floor which is in constant need of w... Read more »

vapor steam cleaners

rating: 5

I am thinking of buying the White Wing Vapor Steam Cleaner through http://www.allergybuyersclubshopping.com/vapor-steam-cleaners.html. Does anyone own one of these? What do you think? Bonnie in NJ Read more »

Poang Chair Cover

rating: 5

Ikea poangs: Can I get the white cover off and if so how? I see a zip but can't the cover get past the arm. If I do get it off how can I wash crayon and grubby marks out? If I can't get it off then ... Read more »

Vacuum or shake throw rugs and mats?

rating: 5

The title asks it all. The small rugs are no big problem, but we've gone thru a number of the longer rubber backed mats (garage entrance, for wet shoes and boots) that have seemed to shred along an e... Read more »

Black Streaks On Face of White Rain Gutters

rating: 5

The streaks are normal dirt carried from the asphalt shingles on the roof. It took me about two years to realize I had a blockage underground. Anyway... I'm left with these streaks on the face of ... Read more »

Lava Wipes

rating: 5

I used to buy Lava Wipes to clean my sneakers, but I haven't seen them for about 6 months in ANY store. Does anyone know where to buy them?? Sijka Read more »

Febreze Laundry Solution, R.I.P. ?

rating: 5
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First off, I'd like to ask your forbearance for having crossposted this to three groups. Mea culpa magna. I do believe that the best answer would probably benefit Febreze users on all three group... Read more »

marks on ironstone dishes

rating: 5

I noticed that some of my ironstone dishes are getting shiny silver-colored marks on them. I think it's from them rubbing against other dishes or silverware in the dishwasher, but I'm not sure. Is ... Read more »

Plant water stain on carpet

rating: 5

In our living room, we have several large plants. One of them was overwatered, and the carpet now has a large muddy color stain. We tried a couple of cleaning agents, which helped but still leave... Read more »

Leaking Parker ball pen

rating: 5
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I thought Parker ball pens were not supposed to leak, mine has even though it's not been stored upside down. It's very sticky inside. Is there any good way to clean it out? Thanks for advice. Read more »

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