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Cleaning pram for new baby

9 replies

Bubblesxox · 29/08/2021 20:40

So I’ve just pulled out my pram out of the loft and it’s rotten. What cleaning products are baby safe to use to clean it? Or is that just a silly question!
Thanks in advance

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Kitkat151 · 29/08/2021 20:51

We used a karcher ....pray came up a treat

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AllTheUsernamesAreAlreadyTaken · 29/08/2021 20:53

I’m in the same situation. I was planning on using vinegar so I’m watching this with interest.

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sparklyblue81 · 29/08/2021 20:58

I would think anything is fine as long as left for a while in a ventilated area. I guess it depends on what the pram is made of as you don’t want to bleach it & discolour it or anything. Mine got covered in brick dust recently as we had builders in but fortunately it has removable covers so I just unzipped it all yesterday, put in the washer & hung out in the sun. Sunlight is great for stains so might be worth cleaning it outside anyway?

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ASNW5 · 29/08/2021 21:01

Are you in London? There's a great company called Buggy Pitstop who will do a professional clean! They fixed mine too.

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Bubblesxox · 29/08/2021 21:05

I’m in Essex. Baby’s due in October but potentially could be here in a few weeks! So I think I’ve left it too late to find someone to clean it professionally. I know there’s a few company’s that do it though.

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thequeenofsandwich · 29/08/2021 21:07

Used to take mine to the petrol station & use their powerful jet wash to clean and then rinse
Then left it to dry outdoors

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Missreginafalange · 29/08/2021 22:28

I used a steam cleaner on our one.

Depending where in Essex there are a couple of companies that are doing buggies at the mo... I did enquire but the price and then fact I had a steamer already put me off. If you are south Essex let me know and I can PM you them.

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DoucheCanoe · 29/08/2021 22:37

I just used to strip all the fabrics off and put on a handwash. The hood got scrubbed in the bath and the chassis/wheels where cleaned with fairy liquid then hosed down.

Let it all air dry and put back together.

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MooBoom · 30/08/2021 01:35

I intend to wash what ever bits I can in the washing machine and then use fairy liquid and hot water to scrub the rest down. Hoping if it’s safe for dishes it’s safe for a pram lol

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