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Removing Three of the Most Common Carpet Stains
Try as we might, just regular living will mean stains from time to time. While regular carpet cleaning by a professional is always advised, there are times in between when you need to know what to do to protect your carpets.
We’ve made a list of 20 of the most commonly experienced stains, and the best way to handle them before calling the pros. We hope this helps you, and we look forward to seeing you for your regularly scheduled deep-cleaning.
For starters, treat a stain or a spill IMMEDIATELY! Take care of removing any excess liquid by using a clean white absorbent cloth and blotting thoroughly. If it’s a solid (like chocolate), scrape down with a dull-edged object (like a ruler), or a dull knife blade. Test your removal solution in a corner that isn’t seen. Treat, let the carpet dry, and brush the pile to the original texture. If there is no discoloration or damage to the carpet fibers, then feel free to continue with the spotted or stained area.
Here are several solutions you can try:
Every solution should be at a cool temperature – never hot) and blot after each application.
If after all this, the stain refuses to come out, please call the professional – that would be US!
You can reach Castaway Carpet Cleaning at 925-634-3212.
Take care of your carpets – there’s a lot of living that takes place on them, and it’s not a small investment.