Did your little soldiers drop a cake bomb on the carpet? Worry not! Here’s how you can effortlessly remove it from your rug!

Sometimes, when kids take moral values, such as ‘sharing your food’ too seriously, it becomes a problem. A little accident and they might end up giving some cake to the carpet.

Updated February 13, 2019

did your little soldiers drop a cake bomb on the carpet worry not heres how you can effortlessly remove it from your rug

Dealing with frosting on your carpet can be a problem. It can leave a stain and a foul smell too. If ever you find yourself in this situation, here is a step-by-step process to effortlessly clean your rug.

Avoid rubbing the stain right away, you will end up spreading it further.

Step 1:

Using a butter knife, scoop all the cake frosting from the carpet.

Step 2:

Spray some water on the frosting stain to dilute it, so that it doesn’t settle. Use a paper towel to blot the area.

Step 3:

Prepare a cleaning solution of 1-part vinegar and 4 parts of warm water. Apply some of it on the stain and leave it there for a couple of minutes.

Step 4:

Use a paper towel or a clean white cloth and blot the stain. Repeat this step till the cake frosting stain is removed.

Step 5:

Get rid of the remaining residue by pouring some more lukewarm water on the area where the stain was. Then, use a vacuum cleaner to dry everything completely.

Originally published August 5, 2019