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chocolate marks on teak deck
sredward
Posted: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 5:30 AM
Joined: 07/07/2013
Posts: 3


Just wondering if anyone knows how to get chocolate marks/stains out a teak deck without having to 2 part the entire deck again?
Anya_1
Posted: Friday, July 26, 2013 10:19 PM
Joined: 01/03/2011
Posts: 3


K2r-dry cleaning spray works on most of the spots as on deck as on carpets. Spray it over the spot when dry brush it away then wash it off with water if needed.. Sometime need to be repeated twice or more..
Anonymous
Posted: Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:53 AM
hot iron and damp cloth
Michael_29
Posted: Saturday, July 27, 2013 3:34 AM
Joined: 07/10/2010
Posts: 1


Use k2R, if that doesnt work, there is this teak cleaner called "atomic" teak cleaner" its an organic none acid cleaner and it doesnt thin your teak.  it doesnt eat the teak, it works great.
sredward
Posted: Saturday, July 27, 2013 10:40 AM
Joined: 07/07/2013
Posts: 3


Thanks Anya 1 and Michael 29 ill be sure to give K2R and atomic teak cleaner a go.
Zenith
Posted: Tuesday, July 30, 2013 8:01 AM
Joined: 28/04/2011
Posts: 56


We leave cans of aerosol carpet cleaner in all of the washdown lockers, if you spray it on immediately and wipe it clean after about it 2 or 3 minutes it pulls oils, grease and chocolate stains out of the deck immediately. I need to check which spray it is though, but its the type that foams up.
slug
Posted: Tuesday, July 30, 2013 4:36 PM
Joined: 11/01/2009
Posts: 22


Carpet cleaner is sodium  dodecylbenesulfonate.  

 Sailors skip the rusty spray cans and use salt.   Salt mixed with vinegar and water in an empty spray bottle cleans teak  stains nicely.  Bird poop, dried flying fish, blown lunch...  

 Use a soft scrub brush or scotch bright pad.  Let the sun whiten the teak. 

Take the money saved on rusty spray cans and invest it in Beer.

  Store this bonus beer in all deck lockers in place of the rusty cans.  Always chill beer before consuming.