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Old 22-10-2015, 14:16   #16
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Re: Black spots on floorboards

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Clean the teak with a detergent, bleach and water solution.
Mix 1/4 cup of bleach with 2/3 cup of laundry detergent in a gallon of water.
Apply the cleaner to the wood with a bristle brush, and scrub affected areas in the direction of the grain to remove the dirt and mildew.
Then, rinse the floor with fresh water to remove any remaining cleaning solution.
If this doesn't clean it, it is NOT mold. Years ago I was a Tech Rep for USG (drywall) For molding drywall we would recommend about 20% to 80% chlorine-water and spray, now complete removal is recommended. Now that all the lawyers have used up all of the Asbestos lawsuits, they have changed to "Mold"

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