Sunday, July 24, 2011

How to clean carpet stains and pet stains

What do you do if you get a stain on your carpet, rug or upholstery between cleanings? One of the following or all three solutions here will work:

1. White vinegar solution: combine 1/3 cup white vinegar, with 2/3 cup water.
2. Detergent solution: combine ¼ tsp of Dawn® or Joy® dishwashing detergent with 1qt of water.
3. Ammonia solution: combine 2 tablespoon ammonia with 1 cup water.

The above is from a carpet cleaning site where there are other tips including steps on how to clean beer, coffee, tea or wine stains as well as pet urine stains, and others. Of course, you could get professional help from carpet cleaning experts like carpet cleaning raleigh nc. Incidentally, the tip above on cleaning solutions comes from their website.


  1. or.... just buy a new carpet! XD

  2. Thanks for the tips, will be useful for me when doing house keeping.

  3. Great carpet cleaning tips. Cleaning with natural products is a lot better than using store detergents. Most of the cleaning products sold in supermarkets are quite dangerous and toxic, so it is better to avoid their use and to follow the tips in this article.

  4. Great information on carpet cleaning, this will help customers time and their valuable money. But self cleaning will not give you guarantee of removal of pet stains from the carpet, if it is a small room then it doesnt matter cleaning large carpet matters, further treatments required like Micro-absorbent bonnet cleaning is the best method provided by Atlanta Carpet Cleaning professionals.

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  6. Your carpets will need to be properly cleaned now and again, but you can minimize on expensive cleaning procedures by taking care of your carpet.

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  7. Thanks for the post, I have been looking for More Information about carpet cleaning for my new home office!