Uses For WD-40 Around Your Home
For Cleaning, Stain Removal And More

WD-40 can be used in all kinds of way throughout your home, as a household remedy for cleaning, stain removal and more. Find out some uses and share your own here.

In addition, this is where you can share your "Mom reviews" of this product, telling whether you would recommend it or not.

In addition, if you are considering buying it for your home you can find out what other "Mom reviewers" and other people have said about it here.

Here are some of the uses for WD-40 that have already been submitted. (In addition, there are some more ideas in the comments at the bottom of the page).

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Crayon Stain Removal From Multiple Surfaces
ink spot
Remove Ink Stains From Carpet
crayon on concrete
Removing Crayon On Concrete Or Brick

gum on shoe
Remove Gum On Shoe
crayon removal from wood floors
Crayon Removal From Wood Floors & Furniture
wd 40 with smart straw
Why I Love The Smart Straw Plus Uses For Squeaks & Gooey Messes
stickers on metal
Remove Stickers From Lots Of Surfaces

bounce dryer bar
Remove Sticky Residue From Bounce Dryer Bar From Dryer Drum
easy off, heavy duty
Polishing Stainless Steel After Damaged By Easy Off Heavy Duty Oven Cleaner
crayon scribbles on wall
Remove Crayon From Walls
melted crayon
Removed Melted Crayon From Car Upholstery

greasy paper bag
Reactivate Old Or Dried Oil Stains To Get Out The Spot
stainless steel appliances
Clean & Shine Stainless Steel Appliances

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When my Dad stocked a tool box for me, for my very first apartment when I moved out on my own, he was sure to put in it a can of WD 40. This stuff, he says, "can do all kinds of things."

Some of those uses include the obvious, like lubricating squeaky door hinges, but also such things as loosening stuck or rusty bolts, removing grease from tools, and even removing gum, rubber cement and sticker adhesive from surfaces.

So, how do you use this product around your home? I would love for you to skip down to share your uses below.

The best uses and tips will be featured on the site, like the uses already listed above.

In addition, if you're interested in finding even more uses for this product, or stocking your own toolbox with it after seeing all it can do, check out the links below which include a book full of uses.

What Are Your Uses For WD-40 Around Your Home?

I'm always looking for more helpful household hints, and unusual uses for everyday items in our homes.

Share your tips and ideas below. Remember, photographs are not required, but they are encouraged, especially if helps us understand your use or tip.

Submitted Uses For WD-40 Around The Home

Click the links below to see WD 40 uses for around the home which have already been submitted by others.

Feel free to comment on any of these submissions to tell us whether you use the product in a similar way, or about any other thoughts you have.

Uses For WD40 Around Your Home Not rated yet
Several readers have shared their uses for WD40, and this first reader, Jim, specifically told me why he loves the "smart straw" for the can. Jim says: …

How To Remove Crayon Stain Using WD-40 Not rated yet
A good way to remove a crayon stain and marks from a variety of surfaces is to use WD-40. Normally you think of WD-40 as the substance you spray onto …

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