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Carpeting is traditionally a floor covering. It can be made from many different materials, and it comes in many different styles. Different types of carpet need to be cared for in a variety of ways.
I would recommend using a product named "Oxi Clean". It is a wonderful product and has removed several stains from my carpet, such as: pizza stains, grape juice, pet stains, etc....
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Cleaning the entire room, steam cleaning the carpeting, vacuuming everything, and washing all textiles are ways to eliminate bedbugs from carpets. Bedbugs will be most tenaciously resistant in terms of the proliferation of their tiny eggs so that everything must be scoured and vacuumed in order to f…
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We bought a old used rug doctor hose version for $100 on the internet,you know the kind you rented back in the day but we put a high pressure pump in it and upgraded the vacuum motor as well and now it's better than a professional cleaner. We clean our carpets once a year and make sure everyone take…
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First try freezing it with ice-cubes in a bag then trying to scrape as much off as possible with a blunt knife. Try turps or dry-cleaning fluid and sponge and blot (test first). Cleaners with citrus based oils also help. I have used a combination of the above to remove a large black melted cray…
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Sour Milk You just shampoo your carpet! You may need to obtain an enzyme product to kill the bacteria in both the carpet and the padding below.
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The real truth Berber is not a type or style of carpet. It refers to the little specs of another color or colors, called berber fleck Berber can be either, cut pile, or loop pile construction. Mostly found in loop pile construction, and over the years, loop pile carpets have been referred to as "b…
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The most effective way is to freeze the gum with ice so that it is hard and no longer sticky, then chip or scrape it out. As long as the gum is sticky any attempt to remove it will only spread it.
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Not really. You will need to seal the concrete surface to prevent concrete dust becoming a problem. Also, the carpet makes the floor warmer to walk on, concrete would feel cold to bare feet.
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You have to fumigate the house. Spray cans of fumigant are available at many hardware and pet stores; typically one can will do about 500 square feet (read the label). Plan where you are going to place each can, so that once you open it you need not go back into that room. Get all the people and ani…
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Honey is water soluble so you should be able to remove it with plain water. And also use vinegar solution to remove stain.
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Carpet cleaning affects the world by employing people who live in the world. This business also allows people to have a home that is cleaner and less likely to cause allergic reactions.
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According to Good Housekeeping, the best carpet stain removers are: Hoover Platinum Collection InstantBissell OxyProWeiman Carpet CleanerRealSimple.com recommends:Resolve Triple Action Spot Carpet Cleaner Carpet stain removers work the best if they are used on the stain as soon as possible. The type…
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Remove Candy, not Chocolate by following these steps: Soak in Detergent & Ammonia Solution. After 30 minutes, Rinse with water. Soak in Vinegar Solution for 1 hour. Rinse with water. Allow to dry. Sponge with Alcohol. Keep stain moist and blot occasionally with Absorbent Material. Continue a…
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Remove Face Powder by following these steps: Sponge with Drycleaning Solvent.Sponge with Dry Spotter.Keep stain moist and blot occasionally with Absorbent Material.Continue as long as stain is being removed.Flush with Drycleaning Solvent.Repeat above steps until no more stain is removed.Allow to dry…
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plan on a range of about .50 cents per foot for something decent up to $1 per feet for the premium stuff with all the bells & whistles
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In the times of kings and queens, lords and ladies, castles and crusades, the red carpet in the center of the room often indicated royalty or class. If you notice, many times in a lot of other assemblies that include those of "common" birth, there are no red carpets. This could be one reason why. Re…
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i heard somewhere that carpet can be dyed to a different color if you really hate it, try selling the carpet on craigslist and replacing it ----------- Read your contract, the store I install for will replace it free.
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Mainly mollusks and crustaceans, they're bottom feeders.
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Makeup is one of the hardest things to get out of carpet. One of the best things to remove cover up is peroxide, but you'll need to make sure that the dye in the carpet can withstand it. Most carpet cleaners, like Resolve, will eventually remove the stain.
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Cow hides require a bit more care than regular carpet. It requires steam cleaning, shaking out weekly, and it can only be cleaned with soap and water.
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It's a little bit of incomplete question. In general carpet pads are available in custom sizes, thus the cost of it varies according to their use. If you want to know the exact cost of a carpet, please share the size of your area rug or you can directly take an expert suggestion at any rug and carpe…
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Antifreeze is water soluble. You can use water to rinse the anti-freeze out of the carpeting provided you remove the carpeting from the car first. You don't want to put water on the carpet on the car while it is in the car because water will cause the floor to rust and holes in the floor are bad. Th…
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Suck them up with a vaccuum, throw 'em on a tray, toast 'em and eat up. It usually takes 10-15 for a good sized meal.
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A lot of time when you pull the carpet up most of it comes with it. Carpet glues should release and you only need to scrap up the glue residue. If it doesn't then you will need to scrap it all up. There are machines you can rent to do this. They will cost around $80 for 4 hours. Otherwise invest in …
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No. Carpet that is to be glued down must have a clean, smooth and sound surface prior to installation. It is necessary to remove the existing carpet before installing the new. Scrape away any old adhesives best as possible, vacuum, use a premimum adhesive or contact adhesive, and press the new carpe…
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Soak it all up, neutralize it with vinegar, then soak that up, go and buy the enzyme product at a feed store, animal store or walmart sells a Woolite brand, spray that on area, let sit, soak it up, no more odor or spot. The product with enzyme is the only thing that really works, the enzyme sort of…
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the most popular carpet color is red.
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Toothpaste gets out sharpy but for ink, a liquid "Resolve". Buy this at Target or Walmart. Do not pay over $13 for this product.
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Use Vanish (the spray stuff) Probably
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Ask your vet!! They don't recommend any dogs in that area for atleast one year. THose of you that can't do that, here is something that worked. My puppy Ginger Lynn's sister died from the tragic disease Parvo! Her owner had to prevent a any other puppy from getting it, she mixed 2 cups of bleach per…
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Because it needs to be cleaned.....There are various types of degrading organic matter left behind on carpets and area rugs. For instance, skin that has slothed off from your feet, and food from walking and eating, or spillage from drinks or even debris from pets.
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Its trying to make itself comfortable to lay down like how you would fluff your pillow
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You will need a reducer initially, most hardwood floors come with a matching one.
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You might have spilled juice on it.
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I assume you mean something like red Kool-Aide. First try Spot Shot aerosol spray. If that doesn't work: Mix a half teaspoon of Dawn (yes, it has to be Dawn) dishwashing liquid in a cup of water. Dampen spot with the mixture. Put a clean, white dish towel over the spot. Set an iron, set on low and n…
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The term "carpet" derives from Old Italian carpita, "carpire" meaning to pluck.Sometimes the term "carpet" is used interchangeably with the term "rug". Only with the opening of trade routes in the 17th century were significant numbers of Persian rugs introduced to Western Europe. Historically the wo…
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To dogs, carpet is somewhat like grass. It is soft, and can be torn up. Naturally, dogs eat grass when they are sick or constipated, and so eating something like grass is because of their instincts.
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yes
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Depends on what it is. Hydrogen peroxide cleans up blood. Dab and blot. Anything else I pretty much use Fantastic with the oxygen booster in it. Spray it on, let it sit and come back maybe 15 minutes later and wipe well with a damp rag.
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somewhere in Hollywood California.
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From the Hasbro website.... When attempting to remove PLAY-DOH compound do NOT use hot water or cleaning solutions of any kind. To remove PLAY-DOH compound from carpet or fabrics, allow it to dry completely, and then loosen with a stiff brush. It may be necessary to vacuum clean or wash with gent…
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Put some spray and leave it for about 5 minutes then vacum it up very very well you may want to leave the vacuum on the spot for a couple of seconds like 10 Put some spray and leave it for about 5 minutes then vacum it up very very well you may want to leave the vacuum on the spot for a couple of s…
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As soon as possible after the spill, grab a clean cloth and some rubbing alcohol. or Spray lubricant such as WD-40 or Triflow on the stain. Wipe the stain down with a sponge and warm soapy water.
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It is generally not a recommended procedure. The abrasion of carpet on carpet will cause both layers to wear prematurely. Certain types of glue down carpet can be installed over existing glue down carpet. Check the manufactures installation instructions. I do agree that installing stretch in carpet…
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You can use a spot remover, but it might be better for the carpet, kids, and pets if you use a carpet steam cleaner that uses hot water. This will melt the glue and remove it easily.
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my dog has picked up a new habbet eating carpet and it has her bound up what should i do and if it keeps happing will it kill her?
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An easy quick, at home way to clean your own carpet: Supplies: rag, hand soap Get some hand soap and put it all over the stain Get a rag, and get it wet (not soaked because then the carpet gets soaked and takes longer to dry) Then go to the stain and start rubbing it. The harder you rub, the faste…
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Sadly, you don't. It's already done it's damage, although you can sponge and pat the area to rid it of the smell.
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KPSI stands for Knots Per Square Inch. In hand-knotted carpets, this term literally refers to how many knots can be counted in a square inch of carpeting. As a general rule of thumb, rugs with a higher KPSI are better quality than rugs with a lower KPSI. However, to truly use KPSI to your greatest a…
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Depending on the wear, tear, your carpet cleaning methods, and it's warranty, carpet should last aproximately 5 to 7 years.
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Not being real familiar with either hairspray or carpet cleaning, the question seems to resolve to "how do you get hair spray out of hair". Presumably a shampoo and thorough wash.
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Is a base material with fibres weaved or sewn into the base material such as hessian. This is then used to cover floors for warmth and style.
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I just got slime out of my car's backseat with Dawn dishwashing soap and LOTS of scrubbing.
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As far as can be determined dogs can detect "food" or "food-like odours" of any description at levels below human perception. If at anytime food has been dropped on the carpet, someone who had stepped on food had later stepped on the carpet, or the dog had drooled on the carpet while eating food, th…
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Removing stains from the carpet can be tricky. It all depends on stain contents and fiber type. Most residential carpets are constructed from synthetic fibers making the task a little easier. Here is a link to my webs Spot and Stain Removal guide <a href=http://www.lancastercleancarpets.com/Spot…
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She rolled up in one when she went to visit Julius Ceaser.
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It really depends on how big this roll of carpet is, but is it is really big, it could be pretty heavy. Laughable, why waste time with an answer like that? To estimate; first calculate sq feet: Length X width= Sq feet ie. (12'X100' would be 1200 sq feet) Then multiply sq feet X the weight per sq…
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carpets are only found at Australia, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.
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Bleach is not a stain. Bleach eliminated or bleached-out the coloring. Contact a reputable professional carpet cleaner or the carpet manufacturer and ask what dyes can be safely used to disguise the bleached-out spots.
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To remove axle grease from carpet one can try using a mixture of half baking soda and half water. A professional carpet stain remover solution can also be used.
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The best way to clean a carpet is to use steam. You can use a steam cleaner with a scrubber to loosen the carpet fibers and then use a vacuum to clean up the remaining parts of the stain.
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No, it is not. Actually it is more forgiving of spills and damage since it is composed of nylon. You can vacuum and clean it as you would any other carpet.
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If the carpet is synthetic you can build up a static charge as electrons are rubbed off the carpet. This works particularly well on cool dry days. You can get rid of the charge build up by washing your hands, touching a large metal object like a railing or by touching your friend, you will see a sma…
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The cost of carpet depends on the area being covered (in square yards in the USA or square meters in the rest of the world) and the relative quality of the carpet material. A rather icky cheap carpet can be had for about $2.99 per square yard. Carpets typical of rental apartments and homes are usual…
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Yes, a ball can bounce on carpet It will definitely not bounce as well as on a hard floor, but a ball will still bounce on carpet. ?????????
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YES carpets skates work! They are a fun way to release some energy when its s sucky day out. The anti-friction (aka slippery) plastic makes it ideal to slide on carpeted areas. There are little grips at the toes so you can get a running start and go fast! Go buy a pair or two and have fun with your …
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1. Heat the gum using a blow dryer but be careful not to melt the carpet if it is a synthetic carpet. Using a piece of plastic, lift the softened gum away. Just let the gum stick to the plastic, and then pull it up. This may get most of it.2. Apply Dencorub Extra strength pain relieving cream or a m…
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Because he/she is not house broken.
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it really depends on the type of carpet but most carpets are made of plastic, therefore, they are insulators.
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Why did the carpet installer quit his job? He just couldn't tack it anymore.
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Scoop excess up, then blot with vinegar soaked white clothes until stain is gone. Allow to dry and then vacuum.
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I'm pretty sure it's that carpet place called 'Carpet Expert'?
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it is designed from dry foam shampooing of carpet it removes dirt that sticks to or penetrates into the carpet layers...
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Vinegar.
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Kangaback carpets are alive and well and can be found at home centers and major stocking carpet retailers.While always popular with the DYI crowd, Kangaback broadloom carpets now share that market with residential carpet tile from companies such as Flor, Berkshire Flooring and Milliken. Most carpet …
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That's going to depend on a number of parameters, none of which has been specified in the question, such as: -- length of the carpet -- width of the carpet -- thickness of the carpet -- style/knap of the carpet -- backing of the carpet
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use a carpet shampooer.
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You need to be a bit more specific. If you are talking about an adhesive type tape, (duct, binding, or strapping tape), there are several commercial solvents available that will remove any residual glue. (Goop, Goo Gone, etc) If you are referring to the thermoplastic seam tape designed to hold sec…
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Try using hair spray, or toothpaste. I used this and it got the red ink out of my white carpet. It works great.
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Actually, its best if you do clean it after you get it because if yoiu dont you might have furniture in the way and might not be able to clean every inch of it.
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Bedroom carpets are often deeper or more plush piles than elsewhere in the house, because the bedroom gets less traffic, and people are often barefoot there and appreciate the luxurious feel of a deep pile. You could match the carpet with the color of your bed, walls, etc. If you have a theme fo…
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Remove the excess by scraping it away with a blunt knife or a spoon, if possible. Put isopropyl alcohol to a clean cotton cloth. Dab on the stain applying a downward pressure on the fibre, working from outside in. Never rub as this will just spread the stain. Then, blot the stain using a dry clean c…
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If he or she keeps peeing in the same spot every time, try "bitter lime" spray. Just spray a little in the spot and the dog should avoid it because the smell of the spray smells really bad to dogs. If he or she pees randomly, then before you clean up the mess, put your dog right next to the pee and …
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I would definitely use Goo Gone it's a great product and you can find it anywhere. I would also try using peanut butter.
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Grab A Flannel or cloth, make it soapy then scrub the carpet until gone and leave to dry. I tried this recently as my friend spilt a can of Dr Pepper. its A Fast Remedy As It Only Takes 2 minutes :) hope this helped
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The Carpet python (Morelia spilota) can grow to around ten feet (3 metres) in length.
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I had a big problem when i discovered black nail varnish on our baige carpet. I thought it wouldn't come out, but with some research i found out is was possible to remove the stain. As the solutions they recommended to use we didnt have , we thought we could use vanish power foam, it is not meant to…
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Air freshener and carpet cleaner. Use vinegar solution and ventilate the room.
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Well what i did was put a tea spoon of bicarbonate of soda on it then add water. After that use regular stain remover that you would use on clothes wash it out
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Carpet dye can be purchased at a number of stores, including JoAnn, Walmart, and many others. It can also be purchased on Amazon.
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Carpets rolls come in many sizes, but many standard rolls are either 12 feet wide or 15 feet wide. Length of the roll can be as much as 100 yards or more, but depends on other factors like the thickness of the carpet and its nap.
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Sprinkle table salt on the carpet and brush it in. Wait a few hours and vacuum thoroughly.
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m hollie hanson and you scrub scrub scrub ,oven cleaner and abit of soap leave to soack for 5 mins scrub it again then wet it and dry it ,floor will b clean x
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Generally anything you eat that isn't supposed to be eaten, is cause for concern. Get your blood checked because you could be low in iron, and have anemia - or PICA. Once you get your blood levels sorted, the carpet powder eating should stop
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This is a euphemism for detecting natural hair color. Specifically, it's a slang way of asking if someone's pubic hair matches the hair on her head. Here is a completely different view sies
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try oxi clean it got the cleaned my carpet and made the smell go away!
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This depends on the carpet, the type of stairs you have, and how you want this installed. Assuming you have a fairly typical staircase of 15 stairs and a landing, you would need in the general area of 20 yards of carpet for a basic install. Labor will run you about $220 for a high quality install. A…
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If by comet you mean the abrasive cleaning powder, it is water soluble; just wash it. Carpets are not necessarily that easy to wash, however, moisten the comet and soak it up with a paper towel, that should work. If it was "dry" when spilled, just vacuum it up!
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