4 Steps to Cleaning Up that Heavy Oil Stain in the Driveway
By onthehouse on March 4, 2014
What suggestions do you have to clean-up the heavy oil and grease stains on my concrete driveway?
Here’s a sure way to clean up your problem and at the same time cause your neighbors to wonder whether your playing with a full deck!
- First, soak up all of the surface oil or grease with some good old-fashioned cat litter, sand or saw-dust — grinding it in with the sole of your shoe.
- Sweep it up and then pour enough of a Cola beverage over the affected areas covering them completely. Let it soak for at least 20 minutes, but don’t permit it to dry, then brush it out with a regular household broom or nylon brush.
- This will leave a gray stain that can be whitened by scrubbing the concrete with a solution of one cup laundry detergent and one cup chlorine bleach in one gallon of hot water.
- Make sure to flush the entire area with…