How to scrub the glue "Moment"?
- How to scrub the glue "Moment"?
- Off the skin
Such famous glue as “Moment” is often used at home. Glue is very versatile and becomes a real helper. But unfortunately, sometimes glue stains fall on furniture or clothing, and getting rid of them is not so easy. How and what to wipe off the glue, in order not to harm the surface, consider in this article.
How to scrub the glue "Moment"?
Such glue becomes a real lifesaver during repairs and more. Sometimes there are such domestic situations that the use of this tool becomes a necessity. And no matter how carefully the work is done, you can still put a small stain on furniture, clothes, or leave a trace of glue on your hands. Removing the glue is immediately easy, but removing it from the surface when the time has passed is not so easy. Therefore, you need to competently approach this issue in order to remove traces of glue, and not to harm things.
Many, starting construction work in the house, immediately acquire a special tool that allows you to remove adhesive residue from any surface. This is a special tool "Antikley". Unfortunately, it is not always such a tool is at hand, and then you have to use proven popular methods.
Off the skin
Most often during repair, traces of glue remain exactly on the hands. Not everyone works in gloves, because it is not always convenient. Wash off just with water and soap glue will not work. But to wipe the remnants of glue from nails and skin with the help of folk remedies can be easily. Oddly enough, but ordinary vegetable oil easily copes with such contaminants, carefully and carefully cleansing the skin of the hands. Take the most common piece of cotton or disk, soak it with vegetable oil and blot the contaminated area of skin. If the stain is too large, you can attach a disc soaked in oil to your hand and leave it for five to ten minutes. After that, you just need to thoroughly wash your hands in cool water with soap and everything. This method may well help if the stain has not yet been absorbed too much.
Housewives are well aware that hand washing helps to cope with many problems. For example, after cleaning and cooking vegetables and fruits that leave an unpleasant shade on the skin, you just need to wash some things by hand with laundry soap, and everything passes. The same method perfectly helps to get rid of fresh stains of glue on the hands and nails. If you do not want to wash anything with your hands, you can simply prepare a bath with soap and warm water, hold your hands there for ten minutes, and traces of glue will disappear. If necessary, you can rub your hands with a sponge or washcloth so that traces of glue can be easily removed.
By the way, it is possible to dissolve the most common means in which you wash the dishes in warm water, and hold your hands in this solution. After a couple of minutes of this bath it will be easy to wash your hands from residual glue.
Remove the remaining glue from the nails, and even the skin will help the usual nail polish remover or acetone. It is enough to wet a cotton pad with the agent and gently rub the stain. Even dried spots are removed in this way. After this procedure, be sure to apply the cream on your hands and nails to soak the skin, otherwise it may peel off and dry. If you put the spot yesterday, but only discovered it now, then a more effective method is needed. Take a small nail file and use it to remove the top layer of dried glue. Do this carefully so as not to damage the skin of the hands. After you can use any of the above methods.
Wiping stains from a jacket or trousers in the usual way will not work. Many make a gross mistake by sending the contaminated thing to the washing machine and hoping that all stains will go away by themselves. It is not worth doing this, as there is a high probability that the glue stain will not only fail, but may become even more. Therefore, it is better to first remove the stain, and then wash things in the machine. Clean stains from jeans, shirts or any other textile items in various ways. If the glue is already very dry on things, then you can beat it with a rolling pin. For example, such a method perfectly helps to remove the stains of this super-tool from jeans and other coarse fabrics. But you can also send the product to the freezer for a few hours, and then warm up the stain with a hairdryer and it can be easily removed. However, if the fabric contains synthetic threads, this method is absolutely not suitable.
Remove stains of glue from things possible and means for removing nail polish. Apply a small amount of the product to a cotton pad, blot the stain, and then clean it with a toothbrush. Then you need to wash the thing. In that case, if the glue got on a thin cloth, it is best to clean the stain with vinegar.
If the glue gets on the product of leather or eco-leather, it can be furniture, and shoes, it is best to remove stains with a special tool. Remains of funds from shoes or sofas are easily removed by “Anti-glue”. Instructions for use of this tool is on the tube.
Delicate suede products require a completely different approach than textiles. If the stain is fresh, it can be easily removed with gasoline, which should be applied to a cotton pad and gently rub the contaminated area. In the event that the stain is already old, then the above means "Antikley" or the nail polish remover will help. And it also helps to deal with this problem ammonia and even a tool for removing false eyelashes.
Whatever means you choose, there is a certain sequence for cleaning glue stains from the suede surface. To start the stain, be sure to wipe it with warm water. The tool can not be applied directly to the suede, you need to handle the stain with a soaked cotton pad or cloth. After removing the stain, the surface is recommended to be treated with a special tool for suede and a special brush to walk on it.
In the event that the glue gets on the fur, it will be very difficult to remove the stain at home, it is best to contact the experts, handing over the product to dry cleaning.
Also watch the video on how to clean the “Moment” glue from clothes:
Most often, such a super tool is used for minor repair of furniture, and then removing glue from a wooden surface is not easy. In order to remove stains from the table, chairs or laminate, an uncomplicated method will do. For example, contaminants are easily removed with ordinary acetone. If the surface is polished, then after removing the stain it is recommended to treat it with a special polishing agent. In that case, if you are afraid to use acetone, then it is quite possible to replace it with citric acid. The surface of the laminate is best cleaned with a tool such as "Dimexide", which can be purchased at any pharmacy. In the event that a wooden surface without coloring, it is better to use mineral oil.
It is possible to remove dirt from glue from linoleum by any means. Perfectly suitable for removing nail polish. After removing stains, be sure to wipe the floors with a clean and damp cloth.
To remove stains from metal, for example, a door or lock, you can use acetone, alcohol or any solvent. But acetic acid, which is usually seventy percent, is also quite suitable.
If glue drops hit a part of the carpet, then they should be removed immediately. Fresh stain is best removed with a cloth that perfectly absorbs moisture. If the stain is large, then take a spoon and gently collect the product from the carpet. After that, the surface must be treated with detergent, for example, for washing dishes. If the glue is already pressed to the carpet, then you need to soak it, using a carpet cleaner. And it is also possible to soften the stain with Vaseline. If no methods help, then it is best to contact a dry cleaner.
In order to clean a smooth surface such as glass or marble from glue stains, you can choose any of the above. This may be gasoline, and ammonia, and a means for removing nail polish. The main thing is to follow some rules, and then the process will be crowned with success. Approximately 20-25 minutes will be needed in order to soften the glue residue on the surface. To do this, wet a piece of cloth with any of the tools and impose on the problem area. As soon as the stain becomes more pliable, it can be picked up with the tip of a silicone spatula or scraper, carefully removed from the surface. Next, the surface must be cleaned with soapy water and a sponge.
You can also easily remove stains from glasses. Pre-dip the glasses in a warm soapy solution, then wipe off the stain with a soft cloth or sponge.
Tips and tricks
Finally a few tips that help you cope with the problem of removing glue stains.
- Before removing any residual glue from any fabric with acetone or nail polish remover, test it on a small area of the fabric on the wrong side. Sometimes this method may discolor the fabric and a white stain will remain.
- It also happens that the particles of glue fall on the monitors of home appliances or telephones. In this case, it is better to use the pharmacy tool, which we have already mentioned. It will make it easy to remove the stain at home without leaving marks. By the way, using this tool, be sure to think about your safety and wear gloves.
- Never try to tear the glue stains from your hands; you can seriously damage the skin and tear it to blood.
- In order not to use the cleaner after construction work, gently use glue. Do not squeeze it too much.
- Removing dried glue from a plastic surface is easy. It is necessary to wet the stain, cover it from above with a wet cloth, and put a bag on top of it. After a day, even an old spot will easily come off the surface.