How do I clean off mildew? | Pacific Domes

How do I clean off mildew?

To prevent mildew, keep your dome well ventilated and dry. Store your dome as dry as possible. Sponge down all mildew areas with a strong bleach solution (1 part bleach to 4 parts water). Wear gloves and have your dome well ventilated to avoid inhaling fumes. Mildew will turn pale when it dies. Always rinse with clean water following a bleach treatment!

Natural mildew treatments:
1. One of our customers gave us this recipe as both a curative and preventative for mildew growth.

  • 2 ½ gallons water
  • 20 drops Tea Tree Oil
  • ¼ cup Borax
  • ½ cup white vinegar

2. Spray mildew with hydrogen peroxide. Wash with a thin paste of lemon juice and borax to inhibit new mildew formation.

  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Lemon Juice
  • Borax

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