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Proteins: Milk, Egg, and Others

To avoid these types of spills to be soaked into the carpet you must tend to them quickly, which would avoid any unpleasant odor on your carpet. Here are several methods you can try to avoid any permanent damage to your carpet. If you do not feel comfortable removing these stains yourself, you can always contact a professional for any advice. It is important to know with what types of fibers you are dealing with to avoid permanent damage.

Begin by, mixing a digester and apply the solution generously to the affected area. Use a clean towel and gently… read more...

Pipe thread compound

So your husband finally decides it is time to do some house work, and instead of calling a plumber he decides to do the work himself. When he is done, you notice that he got some of that pipe thread sealer on the carpet. He is probably going to try and clean it up himself too, so before he begins make sure that you know what type of fibers you are dealing with to avoid any damage to your carpet. Here are a few methods you can try.

Begin by first removing the excess compound from the carpet. Then,… read more...

Removing Latex Paint From Carpet

Removing Latex Paint From Carpet


Latex Paint Carpet Stain


It’s hard to avoid an accident when there are kids around, but we have keep them entertained somehow, and one thing they love to do is paint, so when you hear “oops” coming from the other room that can only mean something was spilled or broken. If you’re ever one of the “lucky” ones to get paint spilled on your nice carpet, here are a few methods you can try. Remember you can always call… read more...

Mustard, turmeric, and Curry stains

Mustard and curry contain turmeric, and gives them that yellowish color. When getting some on your carpet they are particularly eye catching, especially if you have a light colored carpet. Here are some methods you can try using to remove these types of stains. The results of these procedures vary depending on what previous treatments have been performed on the stain, how long the stain has been there unattended, and your treatment technique. Because these are difficult stains to remove, don’t hesitate to call a professional for advice.

Begin by carefully blotting the affected area with a white towel.… read more...

Mold, Mildew, and Plant stains

Sometimes mold or mildew can get into our carpet, and it can leave a nasty stain. Fortunately you can easily remove these satins by using some common household materials. Here are a few methods to try if you have any of these stains.
First, you need to apply a dilute solution to the affected area and agitate gently, but thoroughly. Then, you need to do a hot water extraction clean. Next, you need to dry carpet by using the wand from your vacuum cleaner then blot with towel. Then, using a trigger sprayer, apply an oxidizer to the affected area… read more...

Kool Aid, Colored Beverages, Candy, and other Food Dye Stains

When liquid is spilled on your carpets, it soaks down into the fibers and spreads. One of the most difficult stains to detach from carpets is the one from sticky candy, but not to worry, your carpet can be restored using the right cleaning techniques. Here are a few techniques you can use to remove food dye.
Begin by using dry paper towels and pat the affected area to soak up as much of the liquid as possible. Apply a mixture of liquid detergent and cold water using a white clean rag. (Always make sure to test in a conspicuous… read more...

Ink and Permanent Marker

Because ink and permanent marker stains can easily and rapidly spread throughout your carpet fibers, it is best to treat the stains as soon as possible. It is important for you to know what kind of material you are dealing with so that you can avoid any permanent damage to your carpet, if you are unsure call a professional for advice. Here I have some methods you can try when cleaning up these types of stains.
Method #1: First, begin by vacuuming the area; this will remove any loose substance in your carpet. Use 90% isopropyl rubbing alcohol or the70%… read more...

Iodine / Betadine

Removing these stains immediately is very crucial because Iodine is a dye and can become a real nuisance to remove. Here are a couple methods you can use to remove these types of stains. Because these stains can be tough make sure you follow directions carefully to prevent permanent damage. If you do not feel confident in removing these stains on your own, contact a professional.
For this first method you will need to mix 1 tsp of sodium thiosulfate and ½ cup of warm water. Mix the solution until all the crystals have dissolved. Be very careful when using… read more...

Hi-lighter Markers

Getting to highlighter stains as soon as possible is important, but because of our busy schedule that is not always possible. Getting rid of highlighter stains can be tough but not impossible. It is very important to identify what type of material you are dealing with so that there is no damage to your carpet. If you do not feel very confident in removing these types of stains on your own, it is always best to call a professional. Here I have a couple methods you can use to try and remove any highlighter stains from your carpet.
First, begin… read more...

Hair Dye

When it comes to hair dye stains it is crucial that you do not apply an oxidizing agent such as hydrogen peroxide or a high P.H. enzyme, because it will only intensify them. These are tricky stains so if you do not feel comfortable removing them yourself it is best to call a professional. Here are two methods you can try when it comes to removing hair dye.
Begin by soaking a clean white towel in cold water. Blot the area putting as much pressure as you can to the towel while on the stain. Remember to never rub the… read more...

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