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What's a good cleaner to wash down walls w/o bleach so it don't bleach my carpet?

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chica679

Asked by chica679 at 1:26 PM on Jun. 27, 2011 in Home & Garden

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Answers (10)
  • I've always used Murphy's Oil Soap
    MrsMWF

    Answer by MrsMWF at 1:27 PM on Jun. 27, 2011

  • White vinegar and water.
    Kimedbs

    Answer by Kimedbs at 1:27 PM on Jun. 27, 2011

  • I agree with Kimedbs....vinegar and warm water. It will make your house smell like you are making pickles too! :)
    texasgurl33

    Answer by texasgurl33 at 1:31 PM on Jun. 27, 2011

  • lemon pine sol- i am addicted to the smell, it is so fresh and cleans well.
    gwen20

    Answer by gwen20 at 1:32 PM on Jun. 27, 2011

  • don't use bleach on your walls. Bleach will crack and peel paint.
    balagan_imma

    Answer by balagan_imma at 1:35 PM on Jun. 27, 2011

  • I either use vinegar and water or I use something like lysol or spic and span that comes concentrated and mix it with warm water, that way I can add more cleaner for areas that really need a good cleaning and it smells pretty good!
    husky_grlie08

    Answer by husky_grlie08 at 1:41 PM on Jun. 27, 2011

  • Wouldn't that kinda depend on what kind of dirt is on them and what they are made of?  407 on finger prints near light switches on painted walls. Murphy's oil would be fine for wood.  Just water and some elbow grease should do it in most cases, especially tile.  Is this a major clean up or just regular cleaning? 

    LoveMyDog

    Answer by LoveMyDog at 1:42 PM on Jun. 27, 2011

  • I use a little bit of Dawn detergent in hot water - degreases & cleans safely.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:05 PM on Jun. 27, 2011

  • lemon pinesole
    1sexymother

    Answer by 1sexymother at 3:31 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Tough and Tender works great - is all natural and very economical.
    Dew1

    Answer by Dew1 at 11:46 AM on Jul. 4, 2011

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