It's fun now, but gum stains can really burst your bubble.

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A stick of gum can be relaxing and calming. Of course, that peaceful state of mind­ may end with a sticky stain. When that happens, here's some advice to chew on.

When you get into sticky situations with chewing gum, use the above tips to get you out of them.

After you identify the affected material, follow the steps on these pages to get rid of that gum stain: