Rug cleaner solutions

caliroseMay 6, 2011

My neighbor moved and left me several bottles of rug cleaner solutions. Can these be diluted and used for any other cleaning?

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jannie

I haven't tried it myself, but I know Cascade Complete is recommended for dishwashers because it has a lot of enzymes, which dissolve fdood bits. So unless there's food on your tiles...

    Bookmark   May 8, 2011 at 8:29AM
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calirose

jannie, did you mean to reply to another post?

    Bookmark   May 10, 2011 at 2:54PM
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krissie55

My personal experience with various rug cleaners resulted in a very stinky house and lots of cleaner build up in the carpet that attracted more dirt fast.

Best solution for carpet spot treatment is white vinegar water, blot well, dry with fan. No residue left in the carpet.

The solutions you inherited might clean your driveway.

    Bookmark   May 10, 2011 at 8:27PM
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SharperClean

For white rugs, bleach can be an effective rug cleaning solution, as well as a disinfectant. It should be diluted to about one cup of bleach to every gallon of water.

    Bookmark   July 4, 2011 at 3:36AM
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robin_g

In another post someone recommended using various cleaning liquids on a shower door to remove soap scum. It's worth a try. Otherwise I'd use it to clean the driveway, as krissie suggested, or a patio or porch etc.

    Bookmark   July 4, 2011 at 6:33PM
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sophielaura

I am not sure as I haven't tried them I always took professional service for cleaning my rug and would suggest you to take expert help rather than relying on marketed products.

    Bookmark   September 17, 2012 at 7:59AM
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