Tips on Removing Bright Color Stains from Carpet and Upholstery

/ Jun 2023
Bright-colored accents or designs can brighten up and add personality to a room. While these colors work well when placed purposefully, having them stained into a carpet or couch can be a disaster. Don’t let these spills ruin the room, with the help of Rug Doctor the stains that seem impossible to clean can be erased in just a few steps. Bright-colored stains can be a pain to get out of carpet or upholstery. It is important to act quickly to prevent a stain from setting into fabric or carpet. Rug Doctor is here to help tackle these stubborn stains in just a few steps!
  1. First, blot the area with a paper towel or clean light-colored towel and soak up as much liquid as possible. TIP: Press deep into the stain but do not rub.
  2. Next, we recommend using Rug Doctor® Spot + Pre-Treat Cleaner to treat the stain. This formula helps removes stains from food, grease, oil, wine, coffee, tea, and more.
  3. Then use a sponge or cloth to work your way from the edge of the stain inward towards the center to contain the stain.
  4. After you have worked the product into the area, spray water on the stain to rinse and blot it.
  5. Repeat these steps if necessary and allow the area to air dry.
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