How do I remove wood stains with mineral oil?

Answer Dip a piece of fine steel wool into mineral oil to moisten it. Note: this technique is best for removing alcohol and water rings from oiled wood furniture or floors. If you know the kind of oil tha... Read More »

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How to Remove Stains From Wood With Bleach?

Wood is a porous material into which any stain can set quite easily. If you have exhausted all other measures, bleach will remove most stains by penetrating deep into the wood and taking the color ... Read More »

How to Safely Remove Rust Stains from Plumbing Fixtures with Wood Bleach?

In iron bearing regions of the country, those of us who have wells (rather than a municipal water supply) often have problems with staining of our plumbing fixtures, dishes and clothing, to name a ... Read More »

How do I remove mineral stains from a toilet bowl?

PreparationTurn off the water to the toilet by turning the valve under the tank counterclockwise. Flush the toilet to remove any water from the toilet bowl.CleaningPour in an acidic cleaner, such a... Read More »

How to Remove Stains Off of Exterior Wood?

Exterior wood on houses and decks encounter weathering from the elements of sun and rain. Nearby trees and shrubs can leave green stains on exterior wood from sap, leaves and dripping marks. Items ... Read More »