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mamaspice 07-23-2012 12:27 PM

It is a FP Space Saver- can I give the whole thing a soak in the tub? How do you deep clean your high chair?

Straps are the nastiest.


Fishie Kisses 07-23-2012 12:34 PM

I take the straps out and wash them with the cover (usually with my whites on hot). Then I either take the seat outside with the hose or put it in the tub

mamaspice 07-23-2012 01:40 PM

I can't seem to get to the grossest straps (the ones that hold the baby in)?

moobiegirl 07-23-2012 01:44 PM

Re: High chair needs a deep clean!
I take it outside and use the hose once a month. :goodvibes:

mamaspice 07-23-2012 03:45 PM

Thanks! I gave it a bath with Tide, rinsed, and now it's drying on the deck. Looks much better! I don't even bother with the cover these days...

Rdesonia 07-23-2012 05:55 PM

Re: High chair needs a deep clean!
I had to use a toothbrush on the straps with DS as his were screwed on and not removable. I made a paste with dish soap & oxy clean.

DD's are removable. I made sure before it was purchased. However I have to use pliers to get them out and it is not easy!

EmilytheStrange 07-25-2012 09:15 PM

My high chair is plastic, so it generally gets wiped down every meal. It had a useless pad, but I took it off awhile back.

My straps come off, I throw them in the washing machine in a linen bag. Then the next day they get just as bad - lol.

If I need to 'protect her clothes', I grab a prefold and put it against her and put the high chair straps on the outside. Which was really just what we did to protect her clothes from the food.

stephy2241 10-08-2012 12:52 AM

Re: High chair needs a deep clean!
i do the hose outside too : )

moonlightblonde 10-15-2012 09:29 PM

Re: High chair needs a deep clean!
I have the basic fp green,blue & white chair - straps go in the laundry, chair gets wipes...bonus it FITS in the dishwasher if it gets REALLY bad.

DevotedAuntie 10-30-2012 08:59 PM

Re: High chair needs a deep clean!
We have a highchair that folds like a camping chair and it is wonderful except that it doesn't come apart at all. When it needed a deep cleaning I took it outside and hosed it down and scrubbed it with dawn dish liquid and a scrub brush and a toothbrush on the straps. It came out looking like brand new.

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