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I was trying to clean some rust stains from rusty water out of the tub. I had tried everything I had read, magic eraser, clr, fabric softener, peroxide with soda. It made it lighter but never removed it.
I was putting everything away and had in my hand the magic eraser and green scrubbing pad. I wondered which was best and rubbed one spot with the magic eraser and another with the scrubby. About the same result. Then I rubbed the same spot with the magic eraser first followed by the green scrubby. It came clean! I could not believe it.

Now I don't know if there was cleaning stuff from previous attempts left in the items which enhanced it but I thought they were rinsed off. It may not work for everyone but it is another thing to try because I did not scrub that hard. If you try it let me know how it works for you.
 
Posts: 7021 | Location: North MN & Northern AR | Registered: Oct 01, 2002Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I got the rusty stain out of our toilets by leaving toilet bowl cleaner in over a weekend while we were gone. I was so surprised. I even asked DH if he scrubbed his toilet. Dream on...

I also finally found a product my sister-in-law told me about. Iron Out. Found it in the local Ace Hardware. It works good too.
 
Posts: 17040 | Location: Daingerfield, TX | Registered: Feb 07, 2003Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I use Wink Rust Remover for rust stains, even on clothing. It works great!
Iron out works too, but I like the Wink better.
It comes in a brown bottle & Walmart carries it here in the household cleaner section.


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