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HELP! Gatorade Stain on Carpet - Aurora,IL

Mamas please help, we have a large orange Gatorade stain on our beige carpet. I have tried Resolve and Oxyclean and neither even faded it. Suggestions??? Thank you.

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Thank you for all the responses! We finally did get the Gatorade stain out but only due to my husband's perseverance. I had already given up hope. (I always knew he was more stubborn than me!) We tried Spot Shot, Resolve, 409, Shout, Oxy and a few others. What worked in the end was an amonia solution, a cloth diaper and a hot iron. Unbelievable! To the mom with the red Gatorade stain: there is hope, our stain had toally dried out before we started treating it.

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Try to use Spot Shot this always works for stains in my beige carpet. Its gotten red juice,pop,other spills,make up,vomit,and mud out of my light carpet.

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I had red wine on my carpet for 3 months and nothing worked but this product. The name is TEK it is sold at most stores. it is in a white bottle with red and black detail on the front I got it from Meijer. I hope you can use this

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Try to use Spot Shot this always works for stains in my beige carpet. Its gotten red juice,pop,other spills,make up,vomit,and mud out of my light carpet.

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Spot Shot. It works wonders. You may need to do a couple of applications. It THAT doesn't work (and I'd be surprised), you'll probably have to bring in the big guns and hire a professional. I recommend Bella Carpet & Drapery Cleaning by Gary Giovannelli ###-###-####). Gary's a great, honest guy. You won't get "taken".

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I LOVE BORAX!!! You can buy it in the laundry section. I got grape juice out of our beige carpeting with it. Although it was still wet. Maybe if you dampen the stained area first, they apply a paste of borax there and let it ist until it dries and vacuum. That's what I did with the grape juice and it worked like a charm.

I have gotten gator aid out of everything (baseball uniform, soccer uniform, van seat, van carpeting, baseball bags, family room carpet, etc.) by using Shout. I know that it is laundry spot remover but whenever I get a stain on my carpeting, furniture or clothing I spray with shout and let it sit for about 1 hour and then clean with my carpet cleaner. I do also put my favorite carpet cleaning shampoo in the cleaner to give a double dose of cleaning. It has gotten out stains that my husband put in the carpet over 5 years ago (I steam clean my carpet every 6 months! )

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I had red wine on my carpet for 3 months and nothing worked but this product. The name is TEK it is sold at most stores. it is in a white bottle with red and black detail on the front I got it from Meijer. I hope you can use this

spot shot - it gets anything out! you can buy it at target - blue can with orange lettering

I wish I could help! I have a large red gatorade stain on my carpet. You name it, I've tried it. If you find something that works, please let me know! I do have Spot shot and that didn't get it out either--the dyes that gatorade uses must be really harsh

I would try a carpeting spot cleaner - I've had good luck with the products you can buy at any hardware store or kmart. There is one product in particular - can't remember the brand, but it's a foaming cleaner in an aerosol can with a built-in brush, and the can is dark purple. When I lived in an apartment with white carpeting before I was married, I lived by that stuff.

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