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post #1 of Old 05-15-2014, 08:36 PM Thread Starter
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rat dropping stains on concrete floor

Hi,

I am trying to remove stains left on a concrete basement floor by old rat droppings. The droppings have already been removed -- it's the remaining stains that I'm trying to get rid of.

I tried using a sponge soaked in a water/bleach solution. This slightly lessened the stains, but for the most part they remain.

Any ideas? Stronger cleaning solution? Thanks!!
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rat dropping stains on concrete floor

Mix about 2 cups of bleach into gallon of water in a plastic bucket.

Fill an empty spray bottle with the diluted bleach. Mist the rat droppings thoroughly with the cleaning mixture.

Wait 15 minutes before wipe off the surface with a rag.

Wash the area with a sponge that's saturated in the diluted bleach.

After 15 minutes just rinse the surface with water.

Dispose of rags in a plastic freezer bags and seal close. Dispose of the sealed plastic bag..

Make sure to wash your hands thoroughly with hot water and disinfecting soap.
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For removing such stains there is of mixing trisodium phosphate with water and an absorbent material to make a smooth paste. The cleaner slowly soaks into the concrete and breaks up the old oil, and the absorbent captures it.

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To remove stains of this kind you need to choose highly effective floor cleaner.
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