Homeowners should be able to clean off most dried egg with just water. Begin by trying the least abrasive methods, moving to chemical solutions only when soap and water fail. Don't use an acidic cleaner on egg.Continue Reading
Use a medium-pressure hose to spray water on the egg. Spray from above, pointing at a downward angle. Wipe up egg drippings with a soft sponge or cloth. Don't use hot water, as doing so can cook the egg and cause it to stick even harder to the surface.
Add 1/3 cup of a detergent and 2/3 cup of a trisodium phosphate cleaner to a gallon of water. Spray the solution on the egg stain, wiping it down with a non-abrasive material. Hose the remaining egg off with warm water at medium pressure. Repeat as necessary.
To address any mildew left by the wet egg, add 1 quart of bleach with a 5 percent solution to the previously mixed solution of detergent and trisodium phosphate. Apply the new mixture to the mildew, rubbing very gently to avoid any damage to the vinyl.
While the manufacturer advises that average rainfall is sufficient to keep Alcoa vinyl siding clean, areas under awnings or balconies may need additional attention if the overhang blocks the rain. To deal with everyday dirt from the air, clean the vinyl with water from a moderate pressure hose, and use a soft brush for more stubborn spots.Full Answer >
To clean your home's siding, use a pressure washer, or scrub the siding with a soft-bristled brush using a mixture of 1 gallon of water, 1/3 cup of powdered laundry detergent and 2/3 teaspoon of trisodium phosphate cleaner. Work from the bottom to the top, rinsing the siding as you go.Full Answer >
Vertical blinds can be dusted, quick-cleaned with a dry method or washed with soap and water. Vertical blinds can be vacuumed or dusted weekly to avoid the necessity for deep cleaning.Full Answer >
To clean a vinyl composite tile, vacuum or sweep the tile, scrub adhesive off the tile, mop the tile with a solution of liquid household floor cleaner, rinse with clean water, and apply two coats of vinyl composite sealer. Allow the tile to dry once you apply the sealer.Full Answer >