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How can i get stains out of cloth chair covers?

I dont want to have to reapolsture them. I tried steaming them and nothing. I was hoping it would get the stains out.

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Asked by Katie44 at 1:36 PM on May. 24, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • I have always used Dawn dishwashing detergent that has bleach in it and a toothbrush to get stains out of all types of fabric. However, you should always test a hidden area to make sure it won't damage the fabric/color.

    Answer by PrincessPeach06 at 2:53 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Try hydrogen peroxide or an oxy-clean paste.

    Answer by cleanaturalady at 4:01 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • I agree with both answers given. Actually, I have used peroxide. I cannot use oxy-clean on anything. It seems to leave a new stain when I do. Someone told me it is because I have well water and I don't know if that is true or not but I just cannot use it.

    Answer by Peajewel at 8:50 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Thank u i will try it in the am :)

    Comment by Katie44 (original poster) at 9:08 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Try using resolve carpet cleaner. It worked for me. Also check to see if the cloth unzips from the cushion. If it does, throw it in the washer.

    Answer by KristinRox at 11:21 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • I think Resolve makes an upholstery clearner! You might want to try that.

    Answer by ethans_momma06 at 7:09 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • oxy clean

    Answer by sstepph at 11:07 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • Resolve Upholstery Cleaner!

    Answer by _Tam_ at 5:55 PM on May. 25, 2011

  • I've scrubbed them with palmolive dish detergent and then sprayed with hydrogen peroxide and scrubbed with a toothbrush. It def made the stains alot lighter and less noticeable. I am doing a second round of it today and see if that helps thank u all :)

    Comment by Katie44 (original poster) at 8:55 AM on May. 26, 2011

  • ugh, I have no idea, I am recovering mine because they are trashed.

    Answer by KTMOM at 2:24 PM on May. 26, 2011

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