Quick Tips / Natural Carpet Cleaning Remedies: Just Look in Your Pantry!

howtogreencleanersUse household ingredients to clean carpet stains:

  • Club soda removes red wine stains.
  • Use an ice cube to harden gum and candle wax, then scrape off.
  • Sprinkle greasy stains with baking soda, corn starch or corn meal. Let stand six hours or overnight. Then vacuum.
  • Mix 1/3 cup vinegar with 2/3 cup warm water and apply to the stain. Then blot with a clean towel and repeat until the stain comes clean.

For more cleaning tips, see How to Clean with 5 Basic Tools and Recipes for Safer Cleaners.

Read more: http://www.healthychild.org/live-healthy/checklist/clean_carpets_without_dangerous_chemicals/#ixzz2HaEXXAkd

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