How do I get stains off of linoleum?

Answer Stain RemovalUse a nylon brush to buff out a stain on linoleum. Clean the area with warm, soapy water and a damp mop. Wet disposable mops are not as effective as regular mops that are damp. Use a p... Read More »

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How do I clean linoleum stains?

PreparationClean the floor with a sponge soaked with hot water and 2 to 3 drops of dishwashing liquid. Dampen a clean, white cloth with rubbing alcohol. Rub the stain vigorously with the alcohol, a... Read More »

How do I get yellow stains off linoleum?

Remove Yellowed WaxPurchase isopropyl alcohol from a home-improvement store or drugstore. It will cut through old floor wax on a linoleum floor, which most likely is the cause for yellowing of the ... Read More »

How do I remove rust stains from linoleum?

ScrubbingScrub off the rust. Use steel wool to scrub off the rust on the linoleum. Any abrasive product such as a scrubbing pad or scrubbing brush can also be used in removing surface rust.Applying... Read More »

Brown Stains in Linoleum From Nails?

When moisture comes in contact with nails the metal will begin to oxidize. As little moisture as a drop of sweat on metal can start the oxidization process. This oxidization -- called rust -- will ... Read More »