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Q: Does anyone have any advice on getting spices out of laminate countertops? Every spice my roommate and I have ever spilled on my apartment's white counters has left a splotch, even though we've wiped them up right away.

We've mostly tried vinegar and magic erasers, but there are still red and orange marks all over. Can anyone think of anything else to try before we give up? We're moving in a month, and we'd really like to try to get it out for the next occupant.

Sent by Jenn

Editor: Here are a couple of ideas to try out on your countertops:

Readers, how have you gotten the spice stains to come out of your countertops?

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