How to Remove Coffee or Tea Stains from Your Carpet

Act quickly to minimise the damage

Grab a clean cloth and blot up as much of the liquid as possible. Don’t rub the stain, as this can help assist dyes to fix deeper into the fibers of the carpet. Take a dry towel and apply pressure or weight until no more of the spill is transferred to the towel. Otherwise contact a professional Coffee stain removal Auckland company like EcoSan to help you out.

Frequently Asked Questions

Baking soda is a neutraliser and in powder form an absorbent product. When applied to a spill on carpet, Baking soda can help neutralise strong acids and alkaline and will absorb moisture to prevent more staining of the carpets. Baking Soda may not remove stains very well but is an excellent and safe product to apply to a spill immediately. Including pet and human vomit, urine, coffee and tea spills, red wine, battery acid etc.

Bleaches and Pet urine can remove colour from the carpets dyes, when this occurs it is not referred to as a stain, rather colour loss or discolouration. These can not be removed with stain treatment, but may be resolved with other methods such as dying or patching. Most permanent stains can be removed or reduced even on wool carpets.  Damage such as acid from batteries and burns may need to be cut out and replaced. EcoSan can reduce many permanent stains, such as cordial dyes, coffee and tea tannin, red wine, ball point ink, shoe polish and spices.

General bookings for stain removal is between $215.00 & $300.00. A lot of stains will not become more difficult to remove if not treated early but others especially on Wool carpets may need treatment ASAP. Contact EcoSan for advice if you spill something or have an accident. See more carpet cleaning prices here

Many types of stains can be removed or reduced from carpets, including Cordial/Soft drink dyes, Coffee, Tea, Make up, Nail Polish, Candle wax, Blood, general discolouration. * The ability for Ecosan to remove stains can be influenced by previous client or professional attempts at removal. Contact Ecosan for advice if you have an accident or spill.

Avoid DIY methods for removing tannin stains

Common household cleaners and methods such as vinegar can actually set the stain, making it even more difficult to remove. Instead, call in a professional carpet cleaning service like EcoSan Solutions to remove even the toughest stains, including those containing tannin from coffee and tea.

Trust the experts to get the job done right

EcoSan carpet cleaning service has the expertise and equipment necessary to assess the type of carpet you have and the condition of the stain. They use specialised cleaning solutions and equipment to remove the stain and leave your carpet looking and smelling like new. Regular carpet cleaning can extend the life of your carpet, improve indoor air quality, and create a healthier living environment for you and your family.

In conclusion

Spilling coffee or tea on your carpet can be stressful, but by acting quickly and calling in the professionals, you can minimise the damage and restore your carpet to its former condition. Trust the experts to get the job done right and enjoy the benefits of a clean and healthy living space.

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