How to Remove Rose and Red Wine Stains

By: Editors of Consumer Guide  | 

Carpet and Foam Rubber

Follow these steps to remove rose and red wine stains from Carpet (synthetic or wool) and Foam Rubber:

  • Be sure to remove the sugar residue or it will cause a permanent stain.
  • Blot up what you can with an absorbent pad.
  • Apply a carpet stain remover. Or, flush the stain on area rugs or sponge carpeting with a solution of 1 quart warm water, 1/2 teaspoon liquid detergent, and 1 tablespoon white vinegar.
  • Blot with a clean pad, rinse well with water and blot up all the excess liquid with an absorbent pad.
  • Weigh down with a heavy object. When no more liquid is absorbed, allow to thoroughly air dry.