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How can I get a blood stain out of a matress?

It's been there since Thursday night..Any suggestions? I've tried a few things that haven't worked.

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:30 PM on Jun. 1, 2011 in Home & Garden

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Answers (9)
  • hydrogen peroxide works really well on blood
    MommaTurbo

    Answer by MommaTurbo at 1:41 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • Hydrogen Peroxide is the best for blood :) Instantly disappears!
    aaf237

    Answer by aaf237 at 1:47 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • Bleach.
    Shanna84

    Answer by Shanna84 at 1:31 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • Equal parts of ammonia, liquid dish soap, and water in a spray bottle will get rid of blood stains, lipstick, cocoa, kool-aid, etc. This stuff works great. The odor is strong. Be prepared to wash that spot on the mattress several times before the odor dissipates. This solution might not work if you have already used other chemicals on the stain.
    dustbunny

    Answer by dustbunny at 1:38 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • Try regular hand soap and cold water.
    tspillane

    Answer by tspillane at 1:39 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • If the hydogen peroxide doesn't work look in Home Depot or Bed, Bath and Beyond for a carpet stain removal product called Folex (www.folex.org)! Stuff works great, we use it in our carpet cleaning business.
    Mom2Jack04

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 1:43 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • BURN IT LOL!! Seriously, I used to use a product called Simple Solution, you can buy it at Pet Supermarket. I know, it's for pets, but it works on all "organic" stains. Just follow the directions on the bottle, it's super cheap. No hot water, that will set the stain.
    dwmom2008

    Answer by dwmom2008 at 1:44 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • Yep, hydrogen peroxide!
    myree85

    Answer by myree85 at 2:14 PM on Jun. 1, 2011

  • Hydrogen peroxide always works on blood for me.
    CometGirl

    Answer by CometGirl at 9:07 AM on Jun. 3, 2011

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