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Tips for Dealing with Water Stains and Mildew


It’s bound to happen a leaky roof, a burst pipe, melting snow, excessive bathroom moisture all leading to one of the most common household problems water stains on walls or ceilings.

Homemade Cleaners

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Homemade Cleaners – Finding the Ingredients

Cleaning Walls

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Cleaning Fabric Wall Coverings

Some are vinyl-coated and easy to wash. Others, like burlap or grass cloth, are very hard to clean when stained. You might try wiping lightly with a sponge dampened in suds and water; test first in an inconspicuous spot to be sure the water won’t stain the covering. Best method is to follow directions provided by the manufacturer of that covering, or ask a dealer for a cleaner recommended for that wall covering.