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Candle wax

Can u get candle wax off a couch?

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mmabond04

Asked by mmabond04 at 9:17 AM on Jan. 9, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • What type of fabric is on the couch?

    JeremysMom

    Answer by JeremysMom at 9:21 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • JeremysMom

    Answer by JeremysMom at 9:22 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • I doubt it pretty seriously. You can pick out the big pieces that flake off and try to resolve to get rid of the residue but it will probably keep a waxy texture, sorry :(
    wildsun

    Answer by wildsun at 9:23 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • wait until it dries then place a moist cloth on it and put a warm iron on the cloth it should melt the wax move the cloth every few seconds so not to retransfer the wax
    jrsec.mom

    Answer by jrsec.mom at 9:35 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • The couch is microsuede and thanks for the ideas
    mmabond04

    Comment by mmabond04 (original poster) at 9:38 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • Try an ice cube on it (to harden the wax), then scraping it off with a butter knife.
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 9:51 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • I was going to say cloth and warm iron as well! Someone beat me to it! :0)
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 10:03 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • Cloth and warm iron. My dad and brother run a carpet/upholstery cleaning company and that is how they always get wax up.
    bootsky

    Answer by bootsky at 10:29 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • try a steamer and use a cotton cloth to use as a sponge,or turn over the cushion!Good luck!!
    grismelda

    Answer by grismelda at 12:14 PM on Jan. 10, 2011

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