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How do you get toothpast out of carpet, its blue and it's sticky on light tan carpet

leave it to my boys to make a mess. Toothpaste out of carpet? Any answers?

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Mrs.Faith

Asked by Mrs.Faith at 2:20 PM on Oct. 16, 2008 in Home & Garden

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  • Water, just plain ole water. Get a wash cloth, soak it and press down on the area - don't rub it in! If you do, it will just go through to the backing and padding. Keep rinsing the wash cloth and dab at the spot.

    Good luck!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:25 PM on Oct. 16, 2008

  • let it dry and then it will crumble off. if there is any left after you do that, snip the rest off with sissors.
    norasmama

    Answer by norasmama at 2:25 PM on Oct. 16, 2008

  • I agree to just sit there with a brush and water and scrub it til it foams up and wipes away. I'm sure it will take several attempts but I think that would keep it from staining.
    kabbot01

    Answer by kabbot01 at 8:03 PM on Oct. 16, 2008

  • Yes, what they say. Also, dust a little baking soda on the carpet and scrub until no more bubbles. If the blue doesn't come out--get a little OxyClean---I just discovered the stuff--The only thing it cannot do is become icing for a cake.
    emme1964

    Answer by emme1964 at 12:56 PM on Oct. 18, 2008

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