Chemicals & Reagents

Successfully removing stains is a mixture of good technique and correctly choosing what chemical or substance to add.

But you don't need to be a chemist to be successful, most of what you need can either be found around the house or bought in the local supermarket or pharmacy.

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What You May Need

reagents you may need


Where to Buy

Methylated Spirit

Hardware Stores or Supermarkets

Acetone - Nail Varnish Remover

Pharmacies - Hardware Stores - Supermarkets

Paint Remover / Brush Restorer

Hardware Store

Household Ammonia

Hardware Store

Hydrogen Peroxide

Pharmacy (Chemist)

Acetic Acid

Delicatessen or Supermarket

White Vinegar

Any Food Store

Washing Up Detergent

Anywhere you Normally Buy From


Pharmacy (Chemist)