The first step in cleaning a carpet stain is to determine the stain's cause. It's also necessary to determine whether the carpet is made from a synthetic or natural fiber before cleaning, according to Real Simple. More » Home & Garden Cleaning Stain Removal

To clean stains from carpet, retrieve cleaning tools as quickly as possible, remove solids, and blot the stain. Apply a cleaning product, and let it sit for 10 minutes. Blot the stain with wet cloth, and then blot with a... More »

To remove a blood stain, mix 1/4 teaspoon of liquid dishwashing detergent with 1 cup warm water, and blot the cleaner onto the carpet using a white cloth. Continue blotting until the stain is transferred to the cloth the... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Stain Removal

The first step to removing a wine stain is to soak up any remaining wine on the carpet with an absorbent cloth. Then sprinkle salt generously over the stain and wet the surface of the stained carpet with white wine or vi... More »

Laundry pre-treatment and liquid dish detergent can be used to remove a Gatorade stain from clothing or carpet. Oxygen bleach can be used to remove difficult stains. More »

Each type of carpet stain requires a different cleaning solution for removal. Once this is determined, apply the cleaner directly to the stain, and then blot the stain with a dry white cloth. More » Home & Garden Cleaning Stain Removal

To remove coffee stains from carpet, act quickly by pouring water onto the stain to dilute it, and then use a clean towel or cloth to blot up the water. Use a stain removal product to remove any remaining coffee stains. More » Home & Garden Cleaning Stain Removal