Mattress Cleaning and Other Indoor Sports

How to clean your mattress

Dear Home-Ec 101, What is the best way to clean a mattress? Dec 2008 I splurged and upgraded from a queen bed to a fabulously huge king size bedset. I'm wondering what is the best way to clean the mattress? I have a small "spot" cleaner by Hoover (I think) - and I use that to get stains/spills - thank goodness there have only been a few. But I've ...

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Mattress Stains, When to Worry and When to Say to Heck with It

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Dear Home Ec 101,I've got a problem that I haven't seen addressed on the blog, or anywhere else for that matter.  We have an older twin-size, leather sofa-bed; which lived happily in our library in our home for several years, did an eight-year stint as extra seating at my office, and now has been moved to its permanent home in the boys' bedroom ...

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