Candles are often used to decorate a room. Some, like the Scentsy Wax bars, are used to add fragrance to your home. Sometimes the candle wax drips on the carpet… and voila! Now there is only one thing to do: removing the candle wax.
Many websites show how you can remove candle wax from carpets with the help of an iron. But what if you do not have an iron at home?
In this article we teach you how to remove candle wax from carpet without an iron.
After finding the remains of candle wax on a carpet, don't tear them off right away.
Note: The first stage of cooling wax with ice can be skipped if the wax hit the surface of the carpet a long time ago (the wax is completely hardened). However, this process is not unnecessary if the room is warm or hot.
Removing the candle wax usually leaves a dark, greasy stain that can be removed.
Now to remove the greasy stain after removing the candle wax, do the following:
Note: Don't pour alcohol on the carpet, the carpet will peel off!
Besides alcohol, the greasy wax stains can also be removed with other solvents:
However, do not use thinner, as it will only get worse.
Either take your carpet outside or open all the windows. With all that chemicals, you won't feel good at all! And when you've cleaned the carpet, ventilate it anyway.
If you are working with a high pile carpet, try to clean only the top layers. In general, it is better to entrust a carpet made of natural fur to professionals so that you do not have to change it later - it is more expensive.
Now that you know how to remove wax from carpet without an iron, this problem will no longer surprise you in the future. Do not forget to share the article on social media if you found it useful.