CANADA'S STORE Made for Life in Canada

Credit Offered* Learn More

Collect 25x Bonus CT Money®8
on BBQs, outdoor furniture and more until Aug 18. 8Conditions apply.

How to remove a carpet stain

Learn how to get rid of simple, unwanted carpet stains to make your area rug pop

ct howto 2016 home removecarpetstain ct howto 2016 home removecarpetstain

15 MINS | EASY | 6 STEPS

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

STEP 1

Dry stain with cloth

Dry the stain with a cloth or paper towel.

Carpet stain step 1 Carpet stain step 1

STEP 2

Treat area with cold water

Treat the area with cold water - avoid using hot water as it may make the stain harder to remove.

Carpet Stain Step 2 Carpet Stain Step 2

STEP 3

Dab from the outside in

Never rub or wipe, as doing so could potentially damage the rug and make the stain worse.

Carpet Stain Step 3 Carpet Stain Step 3

STEP 4

Cover with paper towel

Once the stain has been successfully removed, put paper towel down to cover the area.

Carpet Stain Step 4 Carpet Stain Step 4

STEP 5

Vacuum area

Once dry, vacuum the rug.

Carpet Stain Step 5 Carpet Stain Step 5

STEP 6

Alternatively, if this process did not work, you could try again with dish soap, vinegar or non-bleach laundry detergent.

Carpet Stain Step 6 Carpet Stain Step 6