August 04, 2008,
M.P. asks from Lees Summit, MO on July 27, 2008
Can't Get the Stain Out
There was a fragment of a plum embedded into my white shag carpet. While trying to scrub it out, it made a big pink stain. I have read lots of remedies on the internet to get the plum stain out, but so far no good. If anyone can help me get this stain out, I would appreciate it.
S.P. answers from Kansas City on July 28, 2008
I really do know how to get it out, but when you find out let me know also. I have a red strawberry soda spill on my carpet and it won't come out. I tried Oxy-clean and it did lighten it up some.
C.F. answers from Kansas City on July 30, 2008
did you try peroxide?
M.S. answers from Wichita on August 04, 2008
Solumel from Melaleuca. It's a natural cleaner that cleans anything.
E.M. answers from Kansas City on July 28, 2008
Try using Fels-Naptha Soap. Just rub it on the stain and rinse with water. It should come out.
T.H. answers from St. Louis on July 28, 2008
Try this stuff called Folex. It is sold at Wal-Mart over with the cleaning supplies, the bottle is white with purple letters I swear by it.
K.T. answers from St. Louis on July 28, 2008
I am a Shaklee distributor and we have an awesome product called Nature Bright. It is made from natural ingredients with no harmful chemicals added. If you have little ones on the floor you won't have to worry about harmful chemicals in their airways from using it. We have a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee so if you tried and didn't like you could return it for full refund of the product. It is comparable to Oxyclean. You can check out my website at http://www.shaklee.net/K.-Thomas/product/00305
J.V. answers from Topeka on July 28, 2008
I don't know that it will work, but I use Simple Green spray cleaner on our carpet. We have a very light tan carpet, and the Simple Green has taken some really nasty stains out of our carpet. Spray it on there and scrub it with a scrub brush.
L.D. answers from Springfield on July 28, 2008
3/4 cup water
3 tbl dish soap
1 tbl vinegar
1/2 tbl ammonia
Just mix together, and put into a foamer bottle. You can get them at Wal-Mart. Spray on spot, scrub in with brush, and blot dry.
C.M. answers from Kansas City on July 27, 2008
Have you tried Oxyclean? It is supposed to work on carpets too. I haven't actually tried it myself though.