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Blu-tack on new carpet!!

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Shannaratiger Fri 17-May-13 14:58:09

My dd's had her carpet for about 9 months. She has got lots of little bits of blu-tack on it, any recommendations for removing?

Slothlorien Fri 17-May-13 15:01:27

Marking place, exact same problem. So cross. No more Thomas posters!! Picking at it doesn't work.

PeterParkerSays Fri 17-May-13 15:06:54

Sorry but the only thing I know that works is nail scissors sad

JazzAnnNonMouse Fri 17-May-13 16:07:19

I'm sure there's something that dissolves blu tack like mayonnaise or vinegar or something.... Hope there is otherwise scissors are the only other option!

I'm sure I heard it though

JazzAnnNonMouse Fri 17-May-13 16:12:49

Apparently nail varnish remover dissolves it!

Shannaratiger Fri 17-May-13 16:19:30

thanks for teh suggestions, Jazz you've triggered my memory for something like mayo on 'Kim's Rude Awakening' will investigate further and get back on here with my results!

Horsemad Fri 17-May-13 19:44:23

Think I used a combo of ice cubes, nail polish remover (gently dabbed a cotton bud soaked in nail polish remover) and nail scissors!
Not sure which worked best and it was only a small bit but I managed to get it out thank God!

CPtart Fri 17-May-13 20:33:16

Doesn't WD40 work???

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