The Pee Stained Mattresses Before Cleaning:
First, I want to show you just how bad my kids’ pee stained mattresses were:
Yuck! Definitely not what I want my kids’ mattresses to look like and to be sleeping on! Plus, the smell was not so hot.
How to Get a Pee Stain out of a Mattress
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Pee Stain Removal Cleaning Solution
To remove a pee stain from a mattress you need:
Take the empty spray bottle and pour in 8 ounces of hydrogen peroxide, 3 tablespoons of baking soda (add with a funnel. *If you have problems with clogging, try using less baking soda), and a drop of liquid hand dishwashing soap.
You can also add in a drop of lavender or other essential oil to help neutralize the smell. Plus, lavender oil is said to help induce sleep.
Spin everything around a little bit, but don’t shake it up too much or it may bubble up way too much. Now your urine removing formula is ready to go!
Spray it all over your mattress and get it nice and saturated, especially on the nice yellow pee stains.
And that’s it! Just make sure to use the mixture right away for best results as the peroxide starts to break down in light.
Within a few minutes you will magically start to see the pee stains disappear! It’s really that simple!
I had to make another bottle since I had quite the surface area to cover with two twin mattresses, so I ended up spraying both mattresses twice as I had extra solution made up. I also realized I forgot to get the sides of the mattress (who knew
The end results are amazing! There is a slight yellow residue, but vastly improved.
To get rid of the gritty baking soda residue on top of the mattress, wait an hour or so, or until the mattress is dry, and then vacuum the mattress with a high-quality vacuum (I love my my regular mattress care).
Here are the results!:
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What have you done to remove a pee stain from a mattress?
Original article and pictures take http://www.whatsupfagans.com/2014/08/how-to-remove-pee-stain-from-mattress/#_a5y_p=2194480 site