How to Clean Spots of Rust From a Carpet?

Answer Rust stains can occur on carpets when the carpet is damp and it comes into contact with metal. One frequent cause of rust on carpet is the metal lifts that screw into the bottom of some chair legs.... Read More »

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How do I remove rust spots in a carpet?

Mild DetergentMix a mild detergent, one that does not contain alkalis, with cool water. Use a clean cloth or sponge to blot the rust stain. Rinse the cloth, and keep blotting the area until the sta... Read More »

How do I clean spots from a carpet?

Blot SpillsAbsorb spills as they occur. Use white paper towels or a white cloth to immediately soak up excess liquid from spills on carpeting. Using white is preferred because colored paper towel o... Read More »

How do i clean spots on carpet?

Regular StainMix 1 tbsp. ammonia with 1 cup plain water. Dip a clean rag in the solution. Wring out the excess solution. Blot the spot with the rag, moving from the outside to the center of the sp... Read More »

How do I clean rust stains in carpet?

ScrubScrub out the rust. Remove the surface rust by scrubbing the rust stains with a kitchen scrubbing pad or an old toothbrush if the stain is small. Getting rid of surface rust makes it easier to... Read More »