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How to boil moldy wood...

Post by wodesorel » Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:26 pm

Get grandma's stock pot. Say a little prayer of appology to her, and then swear your husband to secrecy to never ever tell your mother what you're doing with the inhereted cookware.

Add 2 gallons of water

Add 2 pounds of kosher salt

Boil for 15 minutes

And then boil for 15 minutes

And then boil for 15 minutes

And then scrub down the kitchen for an hour to get rid of all the salt spray.

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Seriously though, this method has been 100% effective at curing mold on wood items in my crab tanks. I stick it in the sun to fully dry before putting it back in, and with the big pot I've been able to fully soak anything I need to, though sometimes in stages!ImageImageImage

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Post by JoeHermits » Mon Jun 22, 2020 10:25 am

My ancestors watching me leave everything to my pets.

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Post by CrabbyLover77 » Mon Jun 22, 2020 12:11 pm

JoeHermits wrote:My ancestors watching me leave everything to my pets.

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Yes, exactly! LOL

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Re: How to boil moldy wood...

Post by Links » Sat Jul 11, 2020 4:27 pm

I just quickly bought some Morton kosher salt but it says it has yellow prussiate of soda as an anti caking agent. I thought kosher wouldn’t have anything added. Is it ok to use for boiling wood? I also have some sea salt but I thought it might have other stuff in it hence the reason I bought kosher.

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