Everyone has heard stain-removing “tricks” over the years, often involving strange concoctions and home remedies. They’re passed down over generations and throughout social circles, whether or not they actually work. Here’s the not-so-mysterious truth: carpet stain removal comes down to basic science.
It’s all about understanding the chemical and physical components of various stains as well as the components of different types of carpet and how the two interact. Let’s take a closer look at the various types of stains and how they affect different carpets in your home.