STAIN REMOVAL CHECKLIST

Solutions

click on the stain to see the solutions

Blood
- Cold water
- Laundry detergent (one teaspoon in 250 ml warm water)
Butter
- Carpet shampoo solution
- Agent for removing greasy stains
Vomit
- Carpet shampoo solution
- Laundry detergent (one teaspoon in 250 ml warm water)
Burn or scorch mark
- Scrape lightly with fingers or a coin
- Rub gently with coarse sandpaper
Chocolate
- Carpet shampoo solution
- Agent for removing greasy stains
Beverages
- Cold water
- Carpet shampoo solution
- Laundry detergent (one teaspoon in 250 ml warm water)
Egg
- Carpet shampoo solution
Ink (ball point pen)
- Surgical alcohol
- Carpet shampoo solution
Ink (fountain pen)
- Cold water
- Laundry detergent (one teaspoon in 250 ml warm water)
Gravy and sauces
- Warm water
- Carpet shampoo solution
Candle wax
- Absorbent paper and hot iron
- Agent for removing greasy stains
Chewing gum
- Chewing gum remover (freezing agent)
Cream
- Carpet shampoo solution
- Agent for removing greasy stains
Lipstick
- Agent for removing greasy stains
- Carpet shampoo solution
Milk
- Warm water
- Carpet shampoo solution
Furniture polish
- Agent for removing greasy stains
- Carpet shampoo solution
- Call professional cleaner
Mustard
- Carpet shampoo solution
Nail polish
- Nail polish remover or acetone
- Agent for removing greasy stains
Oil and grease
- Agent for removing greasy stains
- Carpet shampoo solution
Metal polish
- Carpet shampoo solution
Soot
- Vacuum
- Carpet shampoo solution
- Call professional cleaner
Shoe polish
- Agent for removing greasy stains
- Carpet shampoo solution
Salad dressing
- Carpet shampoo solution
- Agent for removing greasy stains
Tar
- Agent for removing greasy stains
Urine (fresh stain)
- Carpet shampoo solution
Urine (old stain)
- Call professional cleaner
Paint (emulsion)
- Cold water
- Carpet shampoo solution
Paint (oil)
- Turpentine or white spirit
- Agent for removing greasy stains
- Carpet shampoo solution
Floor wax
- Agent for removing greasy stains
Wine
- Poudre absorbante
- Cold water
- Laundry detergent (one teaspoon in 250 ml warm water)

Stain removal

Where agent for removing greasy stains is recommended after carpet shampoo, leave treated stain to dry first.

Spoon or scrape off excess first

Let absorb water-soluble stains in a moist cloth

FLATWOVEN CARPET : 60 % of all stains can be removed with a hard brush or a rubber