- Step 1- Remove lid from white shoe polish.
- Step 2- Press polish downward onto paper plate and gently squeeze sides to release polish.
- Step 3- Blot end of bottle across stain.
- Step 4- Repeat until stain is covered. (No need to wait as the polish dries very quickly)
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Quick Fix for Old Leak Stains
Water leak stains are not attractive. If you have a busy schedule or a tight budget, painting the entire ceiling to cover up one stain may not be an option. A $2 bottle of white shoe polish is a great temporary fix. It will cover mild water stains in a jiffy. For a tougher water stain, like the one pictured below, you may be left with just a hint of the stain. Unless your guests walk in with a magnifying glass, they will be none the wiser to your quick fix.