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Monday, November 30, 2015


I'm trying to remove candle wax from a sofa covered in Crypton fabric. I took out most of it with an iron and paper, but the splotch is still visible. Will steam cleaning help? thanks


You may wish to check the company’s web site at In answer to “If a spot remains, how do I clean the upholstery?” it offers the following suggestion.
“We have developed upholstery stain removers made specifically for difficult stains. Using one of our approved cleaners developed for our Crypton Care® Division, apply a small amount of the appropriate Crypton Upholstery Cleaner to the spot. Lightly agitate with a soft brush, and blot off the surface! You may also use our cleaner with a water extraction upholstery machine.” If by steam cleaning you mean hot water extraction you should be safe.
More details may be found by phoning 1.800.CRYPTON and asking for Crypton Care. Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX Associate Editor