Removing Ketchup Stain from Carpet Yourself

  1. Scrape up residue.
  2. Apply a damp WHITE towel to the affected area and weight down with a flat heavy object and remove the next day.
  3. Scrape up unabsorbed residue.
  4. Blot with a solution of 1 teaspoon maximum of liquid HAND dish washing detergent per cup of lukewarm water.
  5. Blot with a solution of 1 cup of WHITE vinegar per 2 cups of water.
  6. Blot with lukewarm water with a white towel.
  7. Blot dry with a dry WHITE absorbent towel.
  8. If unsuccessful:
    • Call the Bane-Clene locator service at 1-800-428-9512 (U.S. ONLY!) for a professional in your zip code area.
    • Or use our Find a Cleaner function to locate a cleaner in your area.

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