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 Please Note, with regards to carpets, none are absolutely stain proof. Some carpets have stain resistant treatments to improve your ability to clean stains.
 Carpets with soil resistant treatments reduce the rate of soiling, but all carpets require regular care and maintenance.
 This carpet cleaning guide is intended for informational purposes only. The customer assumes all responsibility in following any cleaning procedure herein.
 If the below carpet cleaning guide does not assist you to fully remove your carpet stains, call us to have your carpet professionally cleaned (888) 430-9334.
 

 Alcohol

1. Squirt with warm tap water or soda water.
2. Blot dry. (Carpet shampoo may also be effective.)
 


 Animal Stains

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply ammonia solution. Blot again.
 3. Rinse with tap water and blot.
 4. Apply white vinegar solution. Blot again.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.
 6. To eliminate odors, call 1 800 988-8307 and ask about our deodorizer services.
 


 Artificial Colors

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with tap water and blot.
 4. Apply laundry detergent solution and blot.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.
 

 
 If this carpet cleaning guide does not assist you in removing your carpet stains, call us to have your carpet stains professionally removed (888) 430-9334.
 


 Beer

1. Squirt with warm tap water or soda water.
2. Blot dry. (Carpet shampoo may also be effective.)



 Blood

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.

 1. Apply cool dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply cool ammonia solution and blot.
 3. Apply laundry detergent solution.
 4. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.
 


 Burns

1. Add one teaspoon of white distilled vinegar to carpet shampoo.
2. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.
3. Trim burned fibers with scissors. If damage is extensive, call us for help.
 


 Chocolate

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply cool dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply ammonia solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with tap water. Blot again.
 4. Apply white vinegar solution.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Coffee

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Flush with cold tap water or soda water.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with water and blot dry.
 
 

 If this carpet cleaning guide does not assist you in removing your carpet stains, call us to have your carpet stains professionally removed (888) 430-9334.
 


 Cola

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Flush with cold tap water or soda water.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with water and blot dry.
 


 Crayons

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Dry Cleaning Solution: Use a commercial product available at most hardware stores and supermarkets.

 1. Apply dry cleaning solution and blot.
 2. Repeat until stain fades.
 3. Apply dish detergent solution. Blot again.
 4. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Feces

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply laundry detergent solution. Blot.
 2. Apply ammonia solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with tap water. Blot again.
 4. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.
 6. To eliminate odors, call (888) 905-0492 and ask about our deodorizer services.
 


 Flood Damage

Flood damage usually creates a situation where you should consult the professionals, please call for further assistance (888) 430-9334.



 Fruit

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with tap water and blot.
 4. Apply laundry detergent solution and blot.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Glue

Cleaning methods vary depending on the type of glue. Many commercial products have special solvents available from the Manufacturer.
 Follow instructions carefully If stains prove to be indelible, trim affected fibers.



 Grass

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply laundry detergent solution and blot.
 2. Rinse with tap water. Blot again.
 3. Apply ammonia solution and blot.
 4. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.
 


 Gravy

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Apply laundry detergent solution and blot.
 4. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Grease

Apply a dry cleaning solution or carpet shampoo.



 If this carpet cleaning guide does not assist you in removing your carpet stains, call us to have your carpet stains professionally removed (888) 430-9334.



 Gum

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dry Cleaning Solution: Use a commercial product available at most hardware stores and supermarkets.

 1. Chill with ice cubes.
 2. Scrape off as much of the gum as possible.
 3. Apply dry cleaning solution and blot.
 


 Ink (Ball Point)

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dry Cleaning Solution: Use a commercial product available at most hardware stores and supermarkets.
 Apply dry cleaning solution.
 

 Ink (Fountain Pen or Felt Tip)

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 Jelly

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with tap water and blot.
 4. Apply laundry detergent solution and blot.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Juice

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with tap water and blot.
 4. Apply laundry detergent solution and blot.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Ketchup

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Apply laundry detergent solution and blot.
 4. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.
 
 

 If this carpet cleaning guide does not assist you in removing your carpet stains, call us to have your carpet stains professionally removed (888) 430-9334.
 


 Lipstick

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Dry Cleaning Solution: Use a commercial product available at most hardware stores and supermarkets.

 1. Apply dry cleaning solution and blot.
 2. Repeat until stain fades.
 3. Apply dish detergent solution. Blot again.
 4. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Milk

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.

 1. Apply warm water or soda water and blot.
 2. Apply dish detergent solution and blot.
 3. Apply ammonia solution and blot again.
 4. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Mud

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.

 1. Let dry.
 2. Brush, scrape or vacuum off as much possible.
 3. Apply dish detergent solution.
 4. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Nail Polish

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dry Cleaning Solution: Use a commercial product available at most hardware stores and supermarkets.

 1. Apply dry cleaning solution. Blot.
 2. Apply a non-oily nail polish remover.
 (Note: Nail polish remover may dissolve some fibers. PRE-TEST FIRST!)
 3. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 If this carpet cleaning guide does not assist you in removing your carpet stains, call us to have your carpet stains professionally removed (888) 430-9334.
 


 Oil

Apply a dry cleaning solution or carpet shampoo.



 Paint (Oil or Water Based)

It's best not to try this on your own. It's very risky. When a paint spill occurs, call us for professional help.



 Rust

While commercial rust removers may be used, we don't recommend it. They are both dangerous and expensive. It's advisable to let experts handle the job.
 


 Clear Salad Dressing

Apply a dry cleaning solution or carpet shampoo.



 Shoe Polish

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Dry Cleaning Solution: Use a commercial product available at most hardware stores and supermarkets.

 1. Apply a dry cleaning solution. Blot.
 2. Repeat until stain fades.
 3. Apply dish detergent solution.
 4. Rinse with tap water and blot.
 5. Apply ammonia solution.
 6. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 If this carpet cleaning guide does not assist you in removing your carpet stains, call us to have your carpet stains professionally removed (888) 430-9334.



 Soda

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with tap water and blot.
 4. Apply laundry detergent solution and blot.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Tar

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Dry Cleaning Solution: Use a commercial product available at most hardware stores and supermarkets.

 1. Apply a dry cleaning solution. Blot.
 2. Repeat until stain fades.
 3. Apply dish detergent solution.
 4. Rinse with tap water and blot.
 5. Apply ammonia solution.
 6. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.
 
 
 
 If this carpet cleaning guide does not assist you in removing your carpet stains, call us to have your carpet stains professionally removed (888) 430-9334.



 Tea

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Flush with cold tap water or soda water.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with water and blot dry.



 Urine

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply dish detergent solution and blot.
 2. Apply ammonia solution. Blot again.
 3. Rinse with tap water and blot.
 4. Apply white vinegar solution. Blot again.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.
 6. To eliminate odors, call (888) 905-0492 and ask about our deodorizer services.



 Vomit

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 Laundry Solution: One teaspoon laundry detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply laundry detergent solution. Blot.
 2. Apply ammonia solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with tap water. Blot again.
 4. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.
 6. To eliminate odors, call (888) 905-0492 and ask about our deodorizer services.
 
 
 
 If this carpet cleaning guide does not assist you in removing your carpet stains, call us to have your carpet stains professionally removed (888) 430-9334.



 Wax

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 Dry Cleaning Solution: Use a commercial product available at most hardware stores and supermarkets.

 1. Apply dry cleaning solution and blot.
 2. Repeat until stain fades.
 3. Apply dish detergent solution. Blot again.
 4. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.



 Whiskey

1. Squirt with warm tap water or soda water.
2. Blot dry. (Carpet shampoo may also be effective.)



 Wine

To remove this stain, mix the following spot remover(s) and then follow the process below.

 Ammonia Solution: One tablespoon clear ammonia to one-half cup water.
 Dish Detergent Solution: One teaspoon mild dish detergent to one cup water.
 White Vinegar Solution: One-third cup white distilled vinegar to two-thirds cup water.

 1. Apply dish detergent solution. Blot.
 2. Apply white vinegar solution and blot.
 3. Rinse with tap water. Blot again.
 4. Apply ammonia solution.
 5. Rinse with tap water and blot dry.


 This carpet cleaning guide is intended for informational purposes only. The customer assumes all responsibility in following any cleaning procedure herein.
 If the above carpet cleaning guide does not assist you in removing your carpet stains, call us to have your carpet stains professionally removed (888) 430-9334.

 
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