How Do You Clean Carpet That Has Candle Wax On It?
Many people may think that when candle wax drips on the carpet, that the carpet is now ruined. Well, there is a way candle wax can be removed from the carpet and it doesn’t take a harsh chemical cleaner to do it. Here is how you can remove candle wax from carpet. Once the candle wax has spilled onto the carpet, allow the wax to harden completely before touching it. Scrape the hardened candle wax with a plastic knife. Don’t get discouraged at how little may come off, as only about 2/3 of the candle wax will come off at this time. Apply 3 layers of white paper towels over the candle wax on the carpet. Turn your iron on the lowest heat setting. Move the iron continually over the paper towels to soften the wax. As the wax softens the paper towels will start to absorb it from the carpet. This will help to lift the candle wax off the carpet and clean the carpet. Keep going over the candle wax with the iron several times. Add fresh layers of paper towels as you go. Be sure to never let the ir