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Getting Rid of Mold in Shower

Getting Rid of Mold in Shower Q. I have mold on my bathroom walls and ceiling over the shower. The mold and mildew removers say "Not for painted surfaces." So, what can I use? • If all else fails to remove mold, try tea tree oil or eucalyptus oil. Put about a tablespoon of oil in

By |2015-02-11T17:00:57-04:00February 25th, 2014|0 Comments

Ink On Expensive Suit

Ink On Expensive Suit Q. Please help me!! I have a very expensive suit (Jones New York) light color - sort of manila envelope shade that somehow has ink stains on one of the sleeves. I have tried everything under the sun, including the manufacturer suggestions but nothing has worked. If any of your readers

By |2015-02-11T16:50:23-04:00February 25th, 2014|0 Comments

Ink Marks on the Walls

Ink Marks on the Walls Q.   Do you have a remedy for removing ink marks off walls? Angela Try using hair spray on the Ink Marks. It will work on clothing and other things.  Wilma Try spraying a little WD-40 on paper towel and rub lightly. Don't spray directly on surface.  Terry First, try talcum

By |2015-02-11T16:59:28-04:00February 25th, 2014|0 Comments

Removing Gasoline Smells

Removing Gasoline Smells Q.    I accidentally spilled gasoline on a foot pad for the back seat of my car.  I have tried detergent, Clorox mixture, and sunshine.  So far, I still cannot get the smell out.  Does anyone know how to do this? Thanks Joanne I have used sliced potatoes. For some reason they soak

By |2015-02-11T17:40:01-04:00February 25th, 2014|3 Comments

Removing Grease Stains

Removing Grease Stains Q. How do you get grease stains from a barbecue off the cement on a patio?  Ray Sprinkle liberally with kitty litter.  Make sure it's clay-based and not one of the newer chemical ones.  The clay will soak that grease right up and you just sweep it away.  The longer the grease

By |2015-02-11T16:23:00-04:00February 25th, 2014|0 Comments

Removing Dark Eye Makeup From Washcloths

Removing Dark Eye Makeup From Washcloths Q. I'm having a terrible time removing dark eye make-up stains from light colored terry cloth washcloths. I've tried a lot of different things...desolvit, bleach, goop, spray 'n wash, dishwasher powder, soaking all night...nothing seems to work ..any suggestions? - Patty For Patty's response, try using OxiClean and letting

By |2015-02-11T16:48:45-04:00February 25th, 2014|1 Comment

Fingernail Polish On Clothing

Fingernail Polish On Clothing Q.     I painted my daughters fingernails the other day and before they were dry she tried to straighten up her dress. Now there is pink nail polish all over the back of her beige colored dress. I think if I use polish remover, it will take the color out of

By |2015-02-11T16:49:49-04:00February 25th, 2014|0 Comments

Fingernail Polish in the Carpet

Fingernail Polish in the Carpet Q. I spilled fingernail polish on my carpet - a whole bottle.   Any ideas on removing it?Blot with fingernail polish remover. You may want to test in an area behind some furniture first to make sure the color won't come up. Start out with as little as possible and use

By |2015-02-12T06:28:10-04:00February 25th, 2014|0 Comments

Removing Dog Hair

Removing Dog Hair Q. I've got a dog that sheds quite a bit. I've tried the "Swiffer Sweepers", but they don't pick up the hair like I'd hoped. Can someone give me a tip for picking up all this hair efficiently? I have hardwood and tile floors. - J I am not sure how to

By |2015-02-12T16:35:59-04:00February 25th, 2014|6 Comments

Non-Toxic Disinfectant Cleaning Spray

Non-Toxic Disinfectant Cleaning Spray Making your own household cleaners will save lots of cleaning supplies money over the years, but the real savings are in being able to rid your home of toxic chemicals that not only affect children and pets, but also adults as they are absorbed through the skin and lungs. Here's one

By |2015-07-16T15:41:12-04:00February 25th, 2014|0 Comments
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