How To Remove Slime From Carpet
Slime spill might give you a little panic attack, but worry not it’s easy to handle. Slime is made up of glue most of the time. Cleaning a carpet with a gentle solution is preferable, as it doesn’t cause any damage. Pre-cleaning of a slime spill is necessary, as it helps to remove it hassle-free.
We shall need a sharp object to scrub most of the slime. A spoon, fork or a butter knife would do just fine. After scraping off the excess slime, we are left with slime stuck to the carpet.
Using Vinegar And Lemon
This home-made solution helps loosen the slime particles from the carpet.
Make sure to scrape gently; we don’t want to damage the carpet.
If you’re late and the slime has already dried up and stained, don’t worry, you will need some ice cubes. Put some ice cubes over the spilled area and let it sit for 10-15 minutes till the slime freezes and gets hard. Once the slime gets hard, use a vacuum cleaner to collect the remaining shreds of slime from the carpet.
Using Hot Water
The slime is not too tough to remove sometimes, that’s when you can use this method to clean up the mess.
This method is also useful in removing glittery slime.
Using Club Soda
Even a club soda can come handy in these situations. Using club soda is a quick method to get rid of slime from your carpet.
Rubbing alcohol can also prove effective in getting the slime off the carpet. Though rubbing alcohol has its side effects too, like, staining some delicate fabrics and damaging the back portion of the carpet area.
Using Vinegar And Baking Soda
Baking soda and vinegar are a powerful combo used around the world for household cleaning.
Other Slime Cleaning Method
At times the slime can be stubborn, and you might need some extra strength to remove it. You can mix the solution with rubbing alcohol, WD-40, or hydrogen peroxide instead of vinegar. This one does the job of cleaning the common stains off the carpet too.
Removing Color Stain From The Carpet