Cleaning Guide

Today’s carpets are more stain-resistant than ever, which means treating spots and stains has never been easier. Still, no carpet is completely stain proof. The key is to act quickly! If you don’t have a professional cleaning solution on hand – try one our remedies below:

How to remove wine stain from carpet

Wine Stain


  1. Blot as much of the wine as you can.
  2. Pour a bit of cold water directly onto the stain, blot again. Continue doing this until you can’t get any more excess out.
  3. Mix a three to one ratio of baking soda and water and apply to stain. Once the paste is dry, vacuum the entire area.
How to remove soda stain from carpet

Spilled Soda


  1. Blot as much of the soda as you can.
  2. Mix ¼ teaspoon of mild detergent with lukewarm water and apply to stain.
  3. Wait 15 minutes, then blot away all excess moisture.
  4. Apply a 50/50 mix of water and white vinegar and apply to stain.
  5. Wait 15 minutes and blot away all excess moisture.
  6. Repeat all steps until stain is gone.
How to remove chocolate stain from carpet

Chocolate Stain


  1. Use a bit of mild dish detergent, rub the stain in a circular motion.
  2. Rinse the area with cold water and blot any excess moisture.
  3. Repeat until stain is gone.
How to remove red stain from carpet

Red Stain


  1. Blot as much of the stain as you can.
  2. Apply a 50/50 mix of water and white vinegar and apply to stain.
  3. Rub in gentle, circular motions from the outside in.
  4. Blot away any excess moisture.
  5. Repeat as needed until the stain is gone.
How to remove dirt stain from carpet

Dirt Stain


  1. Use mild liquid detergent and place directly onto a damp sponge.
  2. Gently rub the stain with sponge in a circular motion.
How to remove coffee stain from carpet

Coffee Stain


  1. Blot the spilled coffee with a paper towel to remove any excess liquid—don’t scrub!
  2. Use mild liquid detergent and place directly onto a damp sponge.
  3. Gently rub the stain with sponge in a circular motion.
  4. For stubborn stains, apply a mixture of vinegar and lukewarm water directly onto the stain. Blot up any excess mixture.

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