How to Remove Grease Stains from a Carpet

Don’t panic if you get grease on your carpet. Start tackling it instead.


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No matter what you spilled on your clothes or furnishings, we can tell you how to get it out.


You Will Need

  • Shaving cream
  • A clean toothbrush
  • A clean cloth


  1. Step 1

    Spray with shaving cream

    Spray it with shaving cream and then work the cream in for a few minutes with a clean toothbrush.

  2. Step 2

    Wipe and rinse

    Wipe off with a damp cloth, and then rinse by sponging cold water on it.

  3. Step 3


    When the spot dries, fluff up the carpet with your fingers.

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