» Do not rub the spill — that might spread the problem to a larger area. Gently blot out the soil.
» When you apply spot cleaner, you will need to work from the outside of the stain toward the inside to avoid spreading the stain. After applying a cleaning solution, blot up all the moisture.
» A clean white bath towel is works best for both drying carpet and brushing the nap back up to a standing position.
» If the carpet still feels too wet when you are through blotting, place a thick white towel over the spot and place a heavy object on top of it. This will also help the spot wick into the towel.