Did one of your house guests drop some food on your expensive carpet? Worry not! Here are some tips on how you can clean it up!

Having a party at home can be fun; but the fun can easily turn into a nightmare if some of your guests are clumsy with their food, especially around your expensive carpet. If this unfortunate accident happens to you, we have one advice; do not panic. Instead, get this one ingredient and the rest of it, we are sure, you would definitely have at home.

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Did one of your house guests drop some food on your expensive carpet? Worry not! Here are some tips on how you can clean it up!

Ammonia

ammonia

Use a vacuum cleaner over the carpet to remove surface dust and dirt. Fill half a bucket with warm water, 1 cup of ammonia and mix it. Dampen a sponge in the mixture and wipe over the stains. Start from the edges and then move towards the centre. Use a dryer over the carpet and let it dry for some time.

White vinegar

white-vinegar

Using a vacuum cleaner, get rid of all the surface dirt. Fill a small container with ½ cup of white vinegar, add 2 tablespoons of salt and stir it. Dampen a sponge in the mixture and gently rub over the stains. Let it dry for a while. Finally, use a vacuum cleaner to suck the residues of salt.

Shaving cream

shaving-cream

Get rid of surface dirt with a vacuum cleaner. Sprinkle some water on the stains. Take a sponge and rub it over the stains. Squirt some shaving cream on it and then wipe it with a damp sponge. Let it dry.

Happy cleaning!

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