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My husband spilled a frying pan worth of ground beef grease on the linoleum floor

We have mopped several times, but it still feels greasy. How can I get it up?


Asked by Mom1Stepmom1 at 4:18 PM on Jun. 3, 2009 in Home & Garden

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Answers (7)
  • Dish detergent. =) It's a really good grease cutter. And then follow up with vinegar. Good luck!!

    Answer by misselphaba at 4:25 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • I use 409 or Simple Green

    Answer by BethTTC at 4:19 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • Great thanks! We have used Pinesol, Fabuloso, and Kaboom, but none of that helped.

    Answer by Mom1Stepmom1 at 4:21 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • dawn dish soap

    Answer by Amars_Mommy at 5:14 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • So I got down on the floor and used a dishtowel with dish soap directly on the floor, no water. Just scrubbed with soap. Then I mopped it with vinegar water solution. I have a clean, non greasy floor! Thanks ladies.

    Answer by Mom1Stepmom1 at 5:17 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • Dawn dish liquid. They have actually taken truckloads of this product to clean up greasy spills on the highways. It was in the news.

    Answer by PSMother at 8:43 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • If it ever happens again, rub some flour into it. It absorbs the grease.

    Answer by srhmldndo at 8:48 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

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