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Remove Vomit Stain from Carpet


Had someone who almost made it to the bathroom but instead vomited on the carpet? Your in for a fun time. Actually this may be one of the worst things you've ever cleaned up, but with these tips you can get your carpet back to normal.
Difficulty: Hard
Time Required: 30 minutes to 1 hour

Here's How:

  1. Use a spoon to remove as much of the vomit stain as possible. I know it sounds horrible, but you want to get up as much of the vomit as possible without pressing it into the carpet. Use a spoon to get up any excess vomit. You might want to cover your mouth to avoid the smell.
  2. Pour club soda or cold water onto the vomit stain. Let it stand on the vomit stain for 30 seconds. Blot the vomit stain with a clean dry cloth, soaking up the stain. Replace the cloth as it becomes wet. Repeat until no more vomit is transferred onto the cloth.
  3. Treat the area with a carpet spot stain remover according to its directions.

    Look for a carpet stain remover with enzymes. Many stain removers for pet carpet stains will make good choices.

What You Need

  • Spoon
  • Club soda or water
  • Clean white cloths
  • Enzymatic carpet cleaner

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