How to Get Rid of Chalk Carpet Stains

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How to Get Rid of Chalk Carpet Stains
Chalk can stain the carpet but it's easy to remove. (George Doyle/Stockbyte/Getty Images)

Did you ever wonder why classrooms are usually not carpeted. The chalk, especially colored chalk, stains the carpet. Should you get chalk stains on your carpet, it's easily removable. The following will illustrate a quick removal of the chalk stains.

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Things you need

  • Vacuum
  • Cotton rag
  • Water
  • Moist baby wipes

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Instructions

  1. 1

    Vacuum the stained carpet area one setting lower than the usual setting. Depending upon how much is stained, vacuuming may remove all of the chalk stain.

  2. 2

    Wipe the chalked area well with a moist baby wipe.

  3. 3

    Wipe the area again with a damp cotton rag.

  4. 4

    Repeat steps two and three until the stain is gone.

  5. 5

    Allow it to dry before stepping on that area of the carpet. When wet and walked upon, the dirt will rise to the carpet's surface.

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