How to Remove Iron and Rust Stains


To remove rust stains from carpet (synthetic and wool):­

  • Apply lemon juice and salt to the stain.
  • Flush with water and blot well.

If any stain remains, try the following steps:

  • Test a fabric-safe rust remover, such as Bar Keepers Friend Cleanser & Polish; if the fabric is not damaged, apply according to label directions.
  • Flush thoroughly with water; blot excess liquid.
  • Allow to dry.­