Carpet Cleaning Techniques From Pot Stains

Cleaning carpet with cloth and sprayer close up

If you have stains from your flowers and pots on your carpet then Cleaning stains out of carpets can be a difficult task and the results are rarely the ones that you might hope for. However, there are certain proven products and techniques that can help you with this task and are probably available in your kitchen.

Baking Soda

One such technique would be to use the most used product in the market that almost cleans most items is baking soda, its great for removing stains and that ice works wonders with gum stuck on the carpet. We are now going to give you a few other tips and techniques that you could use when cleaning your carpets.


Vinegar is an absolutely amazing thing that is not only easy to procure but easy to use as well, not to mention the fact that everyone probably already has a bottle of vinegar in their pantry. What most people don’t know is the fact that vinegar works wonders not only when it comes to eliminating unpleasant odors, but when it comes to refreshing the look of your carpets.

If you have a badly smelling stain on your carpet all you have to do is mix one part water with one part apple cider vinegar and rub a damp cloth on the carpet. If you feel like the fabric can take it, you can also try with a brush in order to really get into the fibers and completely eliminate the unpleasant smell.

Now, if your carpets’ colors have faded and they don’t look particularly bright anymore, you can fix this issue with vinegar as well. The only difference is that here, you will have to mix two parts apple cider vinegar with one part water and brush the carpet with this solution. Our advice would be that you also vacuum the carpet after it has been brushed because this will help you get out most of the dust and grime that has settled deep inside its fibers.

Cleaning solutions

When it comes to cleaning solutions, you should pay attention to exclusively get those that are harmless both to you, your family and pets as well as to the environment. You honestly do not need any harsh chemicals to deal with your dirty carpets when you could get environmentally friendly solutions that are equally effective.

Although hiring a carpet cleaner is the best solution, i used these guys for my carpets, though you can still do it yourself if the stains is small and fresh!

One other thing that you should keep in mind when it comes to cleaning solutions and other chemicals that you use on your carpets is to follow the instructions precisely and not skip any steps in doing so. Those instructions are not optional and they should be taken into account, especially if you have expensive carpets that you do not want to ruin. If the label gives you a water to cleaning solution ratio then you should follow those instructions to the letter because otherwise you run the risk of ruining your carpets and having nobody else to blame than yourself.