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nasty smell in carpet. HELP

we smelled this horrible aweful smell last night and we thought it was the little fish tank so we moved it to another room and the water didnt smell. it still stunk so bad in the room. so i was smelling the carpet and sure enough it is the carpet. its really nasty. it kinda smells like old fish. gross. how do i get this out? i put baking soda over it and its been on it for about an hr now and i covered it with a towel so no one would step there. is there anything that works really good?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:23 AM on May. 9, 2009 in Home & Garden

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  • walmart sells this stuff called "out" its for animal smells. works great
    gabenmikeysmom

    Answer by gabenmikeysmom at 9:26 AM on May. 9, 2009

  • FEBREEZE (laundry odor eliminator version--apply liberally using a spray bottle, let air dry) I swear by the stuff!!! :o)
    LoriKeet

    Answer by LoriKeet at 9:36 AM on May. 9, 2009

  • thank you
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:03 AM on May. 9, 2009

  • Vinager is good to help remove smells. Like if you rent a carpet shampoo machine just put a little vinager in the water.
    Skyler11978

    Answer by Skyler11978 at 10:42 AM on May. 9, 2009

  • i have a cleaning machine. i am going to try it tonight when the kids are in bed. i just add vinager to the water and cleaning stuff? or just the vinager and water?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:51 AM on May. 9, 2009

  • Sprinkle with baking soda and spray with a mixture of vinegar and water (get it wet). Let dry and vacuum.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 12:39 PM on May. 9, 2009

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