Help, Help!! Removing Accent marker from carpet!!

arlenebSeptember 16, 2009

Four-year-old grandson decorated our new carpeting with yellow Accent marker . . . any ideas about how to get it out? At least it wasn't black Sharpie . . .

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graywings123

You might want to call the company that makes the pen and ask them what they recommend. My choice of product is Spot Shot in the aerosol can.

Here is a link that might be useful: Spot Shot

    Bookmark   September 16, 2009 at 8:03PM
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bryansda

I was able to get red and purple kool-aid or marker out of my carpet with Oxiclean. I'm not sure which it was because it was on the carpet when we bought the house.

    Bookmark   September 17, 2009 at 1:40AM
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shastais

Hair spray.
The NON-aerosol type.
My son colored our brand new trucks cloth interior with black permanent marker and I had it spotless before his Dad got home. :)

    Bookmark   September 19, 2009 at 2:39PM
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shastais

OOPS~I meant the aerosol type.
(The one that you can push the button and it keeps spraying.)
I used RAVE by the way if that helps at all.

    Bookmark   September 20, 2009 at 12:22AM
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dazzlemewithcolor

Straight alcohol.

    Bookmark   September 21, 2009 at 7:00PM
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twobitts

Winning Colours stain remover may work. I used it for two year old paint stain on my carpet and it took it right out! The link is below.

Here is a link that might be useful: Carpet stain remover - Winning Colours

    Bookmark   September 24, 2009 at 6:55PM
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