ammonium hydroxide

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ammonium hydroxide

NH4OH, a solution of ammonia gas in water, used as a household cleaner and a refrigerant.
Synonym: ammonia water
See also: ammonium
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(It's worth practicing the gluing step on a discarded piece of clean flat glass first.) Clean the back of the mirror with a degreasing agent such as household ammonia. Soak the screw head in ammonia for a while and then wipe it clean.
If stain remains, use JUST 'N TIME Stain Remover or soak in lukewarm ammonia water (3 tablespoons of household ammonia per gallon of water).
Clean grimy chrome-plated furniture with lighter fluid, or wash it in warm soapy water containing a few drops of household ammonia. Then burnish the metal with a mild cream chrome polish.