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How to Get Rid of Odors on Carpet

Stubborn odors tend to linger and absorb into carpets over time. Use OxiClean™ products to help remove smells from carpeting for a fresher smelling home.

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Eliminating Odors from Carpets with OxiClean™

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Cleaning your rug with OxiClean™ Odor Blasters Versatile Stain & Odor Remover can help eliminate smells that linger in your home. Follow these directions to help remove odors and refresh your carpeting.
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1. Mix

Fill provided scoop to line A per 16 ounces of water.

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2. Apply

Apply only enough solution to saturate area that is the source of odor. Let solution stand for 1-5 minutes. Do not allow the solution to dry on fabrics.

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3. Blot

Blot with a white towel. Repeat steps 2 and 3 until smell is not apparent.

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4. Rinse

Rinse with clean water and blot until dry.

Before use, test a hidden area of carpet for colorfastness. Do not use on wool, leather, or silk. For best results, treat stains promptly. For more tips, check out How to Remove Carpet Stains with OxiClean™.
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