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Getting Wine Out of Cow Hide Rugs

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

cowhide rugA cowhide rug can be a great accessory for many homes and buildings. While cowhide rugs are very durable and easy to clean, a wine stain may require some extra work to remove. The following guide provides simple tips and tricks on how to remove win stains from cow skin rugs.

When cleaning a cow hide product, it’s important to understand that some chemicals can damage the hide. It’s important to avoid very acidic or basic cleaning agents. These include bleach, acetone, peroxide, hydrogen peroxide and sodium carboxide. Cleaners with a very high pH level will dissolve the amino acid bonds in the cow hide. If a cleaner with a very low pH is used, it will bleach the cow hide, creating lighter-colored sections.

If wine is spilled on a cow hide rug, it’s important to clean it up as soon as possible. Using a dry paper towel, dab the area where the wine was spilled. Try to avoid pressing the liquid into the cow hide rug: This will make it significantly more challenging to remove any stain.

Once all liquid has been removed from the rug, apply a 5:1 mixture of water and baking soda directly to the stained area. If possible, try to make sure that the baking soda mixture is warm. This will help to lift the stain out of the rug.

Allow the baking soda mixture to sit for at least five minutes. Once five minutes are over, dab up all liquid using a dry paper towel. It’s still important to avoid grinding any liquid deeper into the carpet. Repeat this process until the baking soda mixture remains clear.

Another effective way to get a wine stain out of a cow hide rug is through the use of a steam cleaner.

A steam cleaner uses regular water to clean. By applying steam directly to the site of a stain, it’s possible to “lift” the stain out of the rug. In many cases, steam cleaners are an excellent way to ensure that there isn’t any residue left behind. In addition, most steam cleaners are less likely to cause discoloration.

By cleaning a cow hide rug immediately after a spill, it’s usually possible to reduce the risk of a permanent stain. If a rug has multiple stains on it, it may be a good idea to hire a professional cleaning company. A professional cleaning company has access to specialized tools and cleaning agents that can thoroughly clean a cow hide rug without the risk of damage.

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Acoustic Guitar

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

There are some who are good at playing the guitar. They love playing it as a hobby and can even be a kind of stress reliever for them. A lot use acoustic guitars like the gibson acoustic guitar musicians friend offers. Acoustic guitars can be played anywhere without the aid of amplifiers and other electronics. They can also be played in slow tunes or fastere tunes depending on the mood of the player.

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Movies at Home

Monday, February 6th, 2012

There are times when you just want to stay at home, relax and watch your favorite movies. Some even have movie marathons from time to time and enjoy different types of movies they like while resting. When planning to watch a lot of movies, discount cds are also considered. It would mean getting more discs that can be played for a lower price and more time at home to enjoy watching.

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Thursday, October 20th, 2011

A lot of us like enjoying large screen TVs. We like the lifelike entertainment it provides us and the movie experience it delivers especially when these large screens are connected to home theater systems. The new televisions like the Samsung LCD screens and other plasma screens are not bulky though they have wide screen TVs. They can be hung on the wall and take much less space than the old bulky CRT TVs.

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Turning 60

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Turning 60 is a milestone for a person. The family usually tries to celebrate the occasion to acknowledge the person and also show that he or she is important. They throw a birthday party and celebrate it with friends and family. They take care of the venue, the food, the entertainment and even the birthday party invitations. They even have a portion for giving messages to the celebrator and giveaways to remember the event. It is a very memorable occasion for all who attend.

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Energy Subwoofer

Monday, June 20th, 2011

Home theater systems have become popular. Almost every household has one or plans to add one. Some even make the system perform better with additional bass. Some get home theater systems that don’t have their own speakers so they can add their own preferred speakers. Their only other concern will be where to buy Energy speakers that are compatible with their new system. But once the system is finally setup, they can enjoy great sound quality offered by their system.

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Wii Remote

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

Seems like a lot of people like using the wii. It makes it look like you are actually physically participating in a game unlike regular game consoles where only your fingers do all the work. Like regular consoles, the wii also has its own accessories like the wii remote controller and steering wheel. To make the experience more realistic, there are also tennis rackets and baseball bats designed for the system.

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Theater Seating at Home

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

It’s fun to have a home theater at home. You get to watch movies and hear the surround sound right inside the room. It’s as if you are in a movie theater. What would also add to the home theater experience is home theater seating. It would not only look and sound as if you’re in a movie theater but also feel a bit like in one but with a more comfortable seat. It would really be a great experience watching a movie right in your own home.

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TV Anywhere

Monday, March 8th, 2010

As part of the home, we always try to improve on our home entertainment system. We like going back home to enjoy our favorite shows on our high definition TV. But what if we have to stay somewhere because of work and will not be home on time to watch our favorite show or ball game? There’s this little Slingbox that was developed to help solve this problem. With this device, you are able to control your cable box or HD box with the use of a computer or mobile phone. You are able to record the show or movie or just stream the video on your laptop. Whatever you may be missing could be just some clicks away even when you’re not home.

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Entertainment Center

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

Every home has a TV. I guess it’s one of the things that we think of putting in the house for our enjoyment. If it’s not the TV that’s always used it’s the radio or sound system which helps us relax while we are on the bed or on the couch. Most of us would also want the whole home theater system that would really make watching movies an enjoyable experience. The only problem now is where to put the system. The TV and home theater system can be put on an entertainment center. Some of the entertainment centers are designed to fit in the home theater system of have separate towers for the speaker system and also act as a shelf for other things like decorations or discs. Others are designed with their own shelves where lots of other things can be stored. Others are like cabinets so that the speaker system is hidden and are opened only when needed. The entertainment center can save space at home and also would improve the looks of the gaming room or bedroom.

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