Know how to get crayon out of carpet?

anrsazAugust 24, 2004

A friend of mine's ds wrote crayon on her brand new carpet. Anybody know what to use to get it out without wrecking the carpet? It's about a foot long.

Thanks

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jessica_oh

Try a paper sack over top of the crayon and a warm iron. Iron over the sack, moving it to clean areas as the wax melts onto the paper. Once it's just the ink, work on the stain. I used this method for a candle and it worked perfectly (royal blue candle, beige carpet). I then steam cleaned the carpet. Should work well.

If it doesn't call a carpet cleaning company, they may have an idea.

    Bookmark   August 24, 2004 at 12:16PM
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skatiero

The crayola website has crayon removal instructions.

    Bookmark   August 29, 2004 at 8:35AM
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