Spot treatment methods are listed in recommended cleaning order. *Note: Always spot test in a small area prior to cleaning entire rug to prevent discoloring or other damage. Spot Treatment Methods are listed in recommended cleaning order.

Type of Stain Nail Polish Remover Dry Cleaning Fluid Detergent Mixture Warm Water Vinegar & Water Ammonia & Water Spot Removal Kit Freeze Vacuum Clean Call Professional
Alcoholic Beverage 1 4 3 2 5
Bleach 1 2 3
Blood 2 3 1 4 5
Butter 1 2 5 4 3 6
Candle Wax 1 2 3
Charcoal 2 1 3
Chocolate 1 2 5 4 3 6
Coffee 1 3 2 4 5
Cosmetics 1 2 3 6 5 4 7 8
Crayon 2 1 3
Food 1 3 2 4
Fruit Juice 1 4 3 2 5 6
Furniture Polish 1 2 3 6 5 4 7 8
Grass 1 2 3 6 5 4 7 8
Grease 1 2 3 4
Gum 2 1 3
Ink 1 2 3 6 5 4 7 8
Iodine 1 2 5 4 3 6
Ketchup 1 4 3 2 5 6
Kool-Aid 2 4 3 5 1 6
Lip Stick 1 2 3 6 5 4 7 8
Medicine 1 2 3 6 5 4 7 8
Milk 1 2 5 4 3 6
Mud 1 2 3
Mustard 1 3 2 4 5
Nail Polish 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Oil 1 2 3
Paint 1 3 2 4 5
Rust 2 3 1 4 5
Shoe Polish 1 2 3 5 4 6 7
Soda 1 4 3 2 5 6
Tar 1 2 3
Tea 1 3 2 4 5
Toothpaste 1 4 2 3 5
Urine 1 4 2 3 5
Vomit 1 4 3 2 5 6