How to Remove Shoe Polish Stains


Follow these steps to remove shoe polish stains from Synthetic Carpet and Wool Carpet:

  • Scrape (the method of using a dull tool to gently lift off excess solid or caked-on stains) to remove as much excess as possible.
  • Sponge the stain with a concentrated solution of carpet shampoo or apply a spot remover.
  • Continue sponging the area, rinsing the cloth or sponge in clear water as it picks up the stain.
  • Repeat until no more stain is removed.