Blotting can lure liquid out of your carpet before it has a chance to form a stain. Try dabbing with a mild cleaning solution and a clean cloth, paper towel or sponge.
Club Soda Might Get out Wine Stains
Club soda can often get out beer and wine stains. If this doesn't work, trying spraying on a 50/50 mixture of vinegar and water. Allow soaking for 10-15 minutes then gently blot.
Try Shaving Cream
Shaving cream can be effective for removing stains. Allow it to set for about 30 minutes after being applied. Blot with a white cloth then apply mixture of vinegar and water before wiping again with a clean cloth.
Freeze Embedded Gum
Using ice cubes to freeze chewing gum that has been tracked onto your carpet is often effective. Simply freeze the gum with ice cubes for half a minute. The gum can usually be pried off with a spoon once frozen.
Dishwasher Detergent Versus Grease
Mix a drop or 2 of common dishwashing liquid with water in a bottle, then spray onto the grease stain. This often cuts through the grease and allows you to gently blot up the stain.
Iron Out Candle Wax
An effective method for removing candle wax is to use a clothes iron and towel. Place a towel or paper towel over the wax, then put your iron on the towel to heat up the wax. This can often lift the wax from your carpet.
Hydrogen Peroxide Can Remove Blood
Use a mixture of water and mild detergent to remove as much blood as possible. Scrape away as much dried blood as you can before applying hydrogen peroxide to the stain. The solution will foam. Dab the solution to remove the stain.
Clean Pet Accidents Organically
A bottle of organic cleaner is inexpensive and can get rid of most pet stains with a little elbow work. Contact Clark Cleaning if you are unable to remove a stain.
Candy In Your Carpet?
If you have candy stuck to your carpet it is important to remove it as quickly as possible – the sugar is a magnet for dirt and debris. Try scraping the candy out with a blunt object such as a butter knife or brush. A mild soap and water mixture sometimes works.
Regular cleaning can extend the life of your carpet and keep it looking and smelling like new. Contact Clark Cleaning to schedule an appointment.