|Beetroot juice||Fizzy drinks||Chocolate milk||Margarine|
|Oil (faint stain)||Urine||Beer||Vomit|
Absorb as much of the spillage as possible using a clean, white cloth or plain white kitchen paper. Dab with the bleach solution until the stain no longer colours the cloth/kitchen paper. Finally dab with clean water and absorb with paper. Sprinkle potato starch over the damp patch and vacuum clean after 24 hours.
|Shoe polish||Oil (obvious stain)|
Apply with a white cloth soaked in the solvent – the stain should be treated gently.
Absorb as much of the solution as possible using a clean, white cloth or plain white kitchen paper. Dab/rub with a cloth moistened in acetone. Repeat the treatment until the stain no longer stains the cloth/kitchen paper. NB! Never pour acetone or other solvents directly onto the carpet. (Follow the manufacturer's instructions and, if you are in any doubt, contact your carpet dealer.)
Available from DIY stores. Follow the manufacturer's instructions carefully.
Absorb as much of the spillage as possible using a clean, dry, white cloth or plain white kitchen paper. Use a specialist ink remover (available from DIY stores). Follow the instructions on the packaging carefully.