Vomit Stains on Carpet
When dealing with vomit, it is essential to remove all the deposits before addressing the underlying stain. Vomit is both a biological and chemical substance, so it is necessary to handle it with care. Wear rubber gloves and use the bowl of a spoon to lift off as much as possible, and use a metal ruler to scrape up the remaining traces. Be careful not to spread the stain.
Only then can you take the necessary steps to remove the vomit stains on the carpet or other surfaces?
Removing Odors: If the smell persists, continue rinsing with clear water and antiseptic until it disappears.
So, how do you clean vomit stains on carpet, furniture, mattresses, or clothes?
How to Clean Vomit Stains on Carpet
Removing Vomit Stains on Carpet: Sponge with a laundry borax solution, then with clear warm water that includes a few drops of antiseptic. If any discoloration remains, work in the lather from some carpet shampoo with a sponge, or use an aerosol foam cleanser.
Vomit Stains on Furniture
Upholstery: Sponge the area with warm water containing a little ammonia, then pat dry. Alternatively, use an upholstery cleaner that contains a deodorizer. Clean expensive or delicate items professionally.
Vomit Stains on Mattresses
Remove stains by following the same method. Sponge with a warm solution of dishwashing liquid. Sponge off with warm water that contains a little antiseptic.
Vomit Stains on Clothes
Removing Stains: Rinse the area under cold running water until the mark begins to fade, rubbing the fabric gently between your hands to help the process. Soak, then launder in enzymatic detergent if the fabric is suitable. Alternatively, launder the garment as usual according to fabric type. Removing Odors If the smell persists after laundering, launder the item again.
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