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Home Remedies for Cleaning Tar & Nicotine Stains Off of Window Blinds

by Steven White
Stubborn tar and nicotine stains must be handled differently than most stains. Water-based cleaning products won't soften and dissolve the tar and nicotine. Vinyl and sealed wood blinds can be cleaned with a borax and lemon juice paste placed directly onto the stains. To remove this type of stain fr...

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