Archive for May, 2011

How To Remove Ball Point Pen From Carpets

How To Remove Ball Point Pen From Carpets

| May 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image by *Saffy* via Flickr Saturate the spot with hairspray. Allow to dry. With a solution of water and vinegar. With a cloth. Brush lightly

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How To Remove Glue From Carpets

How To Remove Glue From Carpets

| May 14, 2011 | 1 Comment

Image via Wikipedia Glue can be loosened by saturating the spot soaked in vinegar.

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How To Remove Chewing Gum From Carpets

How To Remove Chewing Gum From Carpets

| May 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image via Wikipedia Press ice cubes against the gum until it becomes brittle and breaks off. Then use a spot remover to vanish last traces.

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How Do You Clean Red Wine From Carpet?

How Do You Clean Red Wine From Carpet?

| May 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image via Wikipedia Ever wanted to be a genius? Then, next time red wine spills on your carpet, remove it with white wine.

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How To Clean Mud From Carpet

How To Clean Mud From Carpet

| May 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image by CraftyGoat via FlickrSprinkle cornstarch on damp mud spots. Give the cornstarch at least 15 minutes to soak up the mud, then vacuum up and away.

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Whats A Good Dry Carpet Brightener?

Whats A Good Dry Carpet Brightener?

| May 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image by CraftyGoat via Flickr Sprinkle a generous amount of cornstarch on your carpet. Let stand for an hour before vacuuming. You will be amazed at the results.

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How To Get Spots Out Of Indoor Outdoor Carpet

How To Get Spots Out Of Indoor Outdoor Carpet

| May 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image via Wikipedia Spray spots liberally with a pre-wash commercial spray. Let it set several minutes, then hose down and watch the spots disappear.

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How To Repair Braided Rugs

How To Repair Braided Rugs

| May 14, 2011 | 1 Comment

Image via WikipediaBraided rugs often rip apart. Instead of sewing them use clear fabric glue to repair. It’s that fast and easy.

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How To Remove Candle Wax From Carpet

How To Remove Candle Wax From Carpet

| May 14, 2011 | 1 Comment

Image via Wikipedia Place a blotter or brown paper bag over the spot and put a hot iron over the blotter. After a few minutes, the wax will be absorbed into the blotter. Repeat if necessary.

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How To Fix Flattened carpet

How To Fix Flattened carpet

| May 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Image via Wikipedia If heavy furniture has flattened the pile of your rugs, raise it with a steam iron. Build up good steam and hold your iron over the damaged spot. Do not touch the carpet with the iron. Brush briskly.

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