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Old 09-09-2015, 09:03 PM   #1
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Cleaning rat fur

I may have DD talked into leaving the rat fur if we can get it clean. What's the best way to clean the stains from the wall covering on the scam?
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Old 09-09-2015, 09:24 PM   #2
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I had really good luck with a hand held carpet cleaner (and prespotted bad area)
Went over everything twice with shampoo and rinsed a couple of times
Dried quickly.... I would try it in
A small hidden spot first


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Old 09-10-2015, 12:31 PM   #3
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I've used automotive upholstery cleaner as directed on the can. Then I take a damp towel and wipe it all down. Then I use my shop vac with the filter removed and suck it up as much as I can. Then I leave the trailer as open as I can to dry with a circulating fan inside.

Tuff Stuff/Tuff stuff foam cleaner 00350 at AutoZone.com - 1 reviews

This stuff has a strong smell of its own until dried and dissipated for about a week. So plan ahead especially if your sensitive to smells.

Its far cheaper and easier than replacing rat fur.
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Old 09-10-2015, 12:42 PM   #4
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I will check into the automotive carpet cleaner we actually used Wesley's bleach white on a couple of bad areas last night. It worked pretty good
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Old 09-10-2015, 01:32 PM   #5
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I use Folex all the time inside the camper and the house.
GREAT stuff.

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Amazon.com: Folex Instant Carpet Spot Remover (32oz, Pack of 2): Home & Kitchen
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Old 10-01-2015, 02:21 PM   #6
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Yep, my vote is for the Folex too. Works well and easily on both the rat fur and my household carpets.
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I haven't used Folex in my Scamp, but have in my home. I buy it at Lowe's.
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