Red Wine Stain Removal
Red wine stains on the carpet seem to occur at most parties as the festivities kick in and someone knocks a drink over. At first glance, the carpet looks ruined forever, but fear not, Vanish Preen Oxi Action Carpet Stain Remover will help to restore your carpet back to its original glory.
HOW TO REMOVE RED WINE STAINS
To help get those nasty red wine stains out, we recommend using Vanish Preen Oxi Action Carpet Stain Remover.
Always patch test a hidden area for colour fastness and leave overnight. For a fresh stain: remove the excess by blotting with a clean colourfast cloth or sponge then spray the product onto the stain, and allow to work for 5 minutes. After full stain removal, remove product residue by gently rubbing treated area with a clean damp colourfast cloth or sponge. Rinse cloth and repeat until no lather is produced. Take care not to saturate the carpet.
For a dry stain: spray the product, allow it to work for 5 minutes and then rub treated area with a clean damp colourfast cloth or sponge. Rinse cloth and repeat until no leather is produced. Take care not to saturate the carpet. Repeat application may required for tough stains.
Important: Always follow the usage instructions on the Vanish packaging.
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Red Wine Stain Removal Tips
Our top red wine stain removal tip is to not let the stain dry! The moment it becomes apparent that there's a stain tackle it immediately as it will be harder to combat later on.
Removing Red Wine Stains - Handy tips
If you don't have a Vanish stain removal product on hand then don't worry, we're still able to provide some handy hints on removing stains. Vanish can also be effective on stains once they've has dried in.
- Put some salt on the stain as quickly as possible to soak up the spillage. Vacuum or dab this off with a dry cloth. Be careful not to spread the stain over more of the carpet.
- Blot the area you have spilled the red wine again with a new paper towel dampened with water. Repeat step 2 if necessary.
- Use Vanish Preen Oxi Action Carpet Stain Remover as soon as possible to remove the remaining stain.