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Carpet

Does anyone know how to get an oil(as in veg. oil) stain outta carpet.I have tried just about everything they make for the carpet cleaners, its not working.

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myloves4myboys

Asked by myloves4myboys at 1:25 PM on May. 16, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • Have you tried sprinkling a bunch of baking soda over it and letting it sit for a few hours?
    ceciliam

    Answer by ceciliam at 1:30 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • No I haven't tried that,But I will Thanks!
    myloves4myboys

    Comment by myloves4myboys (original poster) at 1:32 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • Baking Soda is a great idea also, you could try placing a paper bag over the stain & ironing it (not too hot iron). keep moving the bag as the oil is absorbed onto the bag.
    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 1:49 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • Baking soda.....Dawn.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 2:12 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • Thanks for the ideas I will try it
    myloves4myboys

    Comment by myloves4myboys (original poster) at 4:40 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • yep baking soda should do it
    mrsary

    Answer by mrsary at 6:08 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • if the baking soda doesn't work, i would google answers from heloise. good luck!
    flamingomegs

    Answer by flamingomegs at 6:10 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • get kitty litter....pour some on there for like 3 hrs and repeat as needed...itll soak up the oil. then get a stain remover i heard spotshot is good but i havent used it
    ilovemyboys84

    Answer by ilovemyboys84 at 7:08 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • Baking Soda might work
    heathermichelle

    Answer by heathermichelle at 8:12 PM on May. 16, 2011

  • One of my friend swears you use WD 40 and then scrub it with Dawn...
    karischub

    Answer by karischub at 8:30 PM on May. 16, 2011

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