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Old 08-10-2013, 08:05 AM   #1
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Basement mildew

Our undercarriage storage has a mildew smell. Is it ok to just use bleach in those areas? It's a 2002 Fleetwood Terra.

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Old 08-10-2013, 12:29 PM   #2
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What are the surfaces in your basement? If carpet or some type of fabric, the bleach will probably discolor it.

I once bought a boat that had some of the canvas heavily mildewed. I tried bleach, and it discolored the fabric but still didn't kill the mildew. What I found that worked like magic is plain old Pine-Sol in a bucket of water. Killed the mildew and did NOT discolor the fabric (really made it smell good too). Hope it works as well for you..!
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