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Remove carpet stains with this ultra-effective natural recipe

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It can be difficult to keep your carpets and rugs in perfect condition, especially if you have had them for a few years. Here is a practical natural recipe that is easy to apply, which can help to remove carpet stains as soon as they appear. 

What you need:

  • Bicarbonate of soda (or salt)
  • A brush
  • A vacuum cleaner

1/ Give the carpet or rug a good rub of the vacuum cleaner.

2/ Sprinkle the bicarbonate of soda all over the area.

3/ Brush it in, working it well into the dirtiest areas.

4/ Leave it to work for a minimum of 2 to 3 hours. For optimal efficacy, leave it an entire morning.

5/ Vacuum up the mixture, vacuuming in all directions of the carpet hairs. This step is extremely important.

Your carpet will not only be gleaming with cleanliness, but it will also be fresher and odour free!

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