Fingerprints can be removed from object surfaces with a variety of different methods that include toothpaste, cornstarch or clear tape. Toothpaste works well to remove fingerprints and smudges from walls, and a cornstarch and water solution can safely remove fingerprints from wallpaper. Pressing a piece of clear plastic tape on television, computer or LCD screens helps to remove fingerprints without causing damage.Continue Reading
Fingerprints on stainless steel objects can be removed by washing the affected area with soap, followed by an application of standard wood polish. Vinegar also works to clean fingerprints off of stainless steel objects safely. Baby wipes and microfiber cloths work to remove fingerprints and smudges from glass and mirrors. Baby wipes can also be used to remove smudges and prints from painted walls. Microfiber cloths should always be used to clean fingerprints off of cellular phone keypads as abrasive fabrics can cause scratches to develop on the screens.
Fingerprints left on bare wood surfaces can be treated with a homemade solution of mineral oil and lemon extract. The solution can be applied directly to the wood and polished with a dry cloth. Sprinkling the area with cornstarch immediately following the polishing procedure helps to soak up any remaining mineral oil.Learn more about Cleaning
Some common household products that help to clean jewelry include aluminum foil, Alka-Seltzer, ketchup and toothpaste. Some others are beer, club soda, ammonia and baking soda.Full Answer >
Some tips for cleaning silver-plated items are to be cautious when scrubbing silver with abrasive substances, such as baking soda or toothpaste, as they can damage the silver, and to be patient while cleaning and polishing the silver to achieve the best results. Ketchup, corn starch, hand sanitizer, window cleaner and vinegar are acceptable solutions with which to clean silver-plated items. The safest way to achieve good results is to use specially designed silver cleaning solutions.Full Answer >
Panama Jack hats may be cleaned with a hat brush, a lint roller, cornstarch or talc, hydrogen peroxide and a damp washcloth, a stain stick or laundry detergent, depending on what they are made of. Panama Jack makes hats out of a variety of materials including canvas, nylon, microfiber, cotton, cotton blends and straw, and each material requires a different cleaning method.Full Answer >
Individuals can remove Tint from windows by heating, soaking and using duct tape. The application of ammonia is another way to remove tint from windows.Full Answer >