Winter months are here and the cold temperature will keep the family from going out most of the time. It is a good time to have a few drinks and happy conversation with friends. It is also a time when carpets get dirty so fast. Whether it is a carpet stain from wine or coffee, these suggestions will help you restore your home as clean as a fresh blanket of snow.
Carpets cleaning experts suggest that the first thing to do when your get stained is not to panic. Your immediate action is key to stain removal.
As with most stains, remove any wine or coffee that hasn’t been absorbed yet. Take a dry, clean cloth and lay it atop the stained area to dry. Do not scrub the spot as it will only spread the stain and make removal process harder.
When you are done blotting, put some cold water right onto the spot. This will help dilute the remains of the stain then continue blotting until you see no more stain.
The next step to carpet stain removal is preparing for cleaning solution. Mix a water and baking soda to make a paste then apply it to the stained area. Wait for a few minutes to dry and vacuum the stain.
There is another stain removal method using vinegar. Pour 2 cups of warm water in a small bowl. Add 1 tablespoon of white vinegar and another tablespoon of dishwashing liquid. Use a sponge to apply this solution directly onto the stained area. Keep blotting until the stain is gone.
But don’t worry if you did not achieve the result you want with these procedures. You may use the services of a carpet stain removal Walloon to help you completely clean the stain out of your carpet.