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Stains While Cleaning Carpets


Carpet cleaning is one of the most difficult task from which one undergoes. It is found in almost every second home now a days, in hostels, offices and many places. It enhance the beauty of the place. It also need much care and attention. It is very necessary to take a good care of their cleanliness because it is not an easy task as it seem to be too many. There are many chances of having stains of different types in carpet as it is a common thing.

Causes of Stains:

They can be caused due to many reasons. Due to over wetting by technicians, defective vacuum hoses and malfunctioning. It can also be possible that they may occur due to carelessness of home owners or any other person.

Brown Stains:

Stains of brown color can be seen all around the carpets. This could be due to many factors. This browning color often found in old carpets. Removing these stains need much care as rubbing them harshly can cause for damage of your carpet.

Yellow Stains:

Many times stains of yellow color can be seen in carpets of many. This could be due to many reason like thrown of food, dust, tea, coffee or any hard thing over the carpet. It can also be cause due to some carelessness of those who have applied carpet onto the floor. The liquid they have used might be harsh or of low quality which cause for stings,

BHT in Carpets:

BHT is used in the making of carpets as an important ingredient.  It is used as antioxidant. One must have to be careful about its quantity in making the carpets because it demands an intermediate sort of quantity, not too much nor too less. SO one must be careful while designing or making carpet as it needs an expert to perform this mixing task.


Initially formaldehyde was used in the making of carpets and was the biggest cause of browning and yellowing the carpets. But it has been 25 years now it is not being used in its manufactured.

Types of Carpets:

There are two main and common type of carpet found

  • Wool carpet
  • Non-wool carpet

In order to remove stains from carpets with care and without damaging them. It is very necessary that you must have knowledge of its type so that you can apply formulas and care of cleaning accordingly.