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How to Get the Smell of Vomit Out of Carpet

The lingering smell of vomit can ruin the atmosphere in even your favorite room. Get rid of the odor and enjoy the affected area again.


  • Step 1: Mix solution Mix equal parts of baking soda and water to make a paste.
  • Step 2: Apply paste Apply the paste onto the affected carpet area and let it dry.
  • TIP: Sprinkle a small amount of baking soda over the area for extra odor absorption.
  • Step 3: Scrape Use a flat tool, like a painter's scraper, and scrape off the dried paste from the carpet.
  • Step 4: Vacuum Vacuum the area.
  • Step 5: Scrape away Scrape away any remaining paste and vacuum again. Your carpet will now be odor-free.
  • FACT: The Pazyryk carpet was found in the 1940s in a tomb in southern Siberia. It is the oldest surviving knotted carpet at over 2,000 years old.

You Will Need

  • Baking soda
  • Patience
  • Flat tool
  • Vacuum

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