If you have an active household, the celebrations, the pitter-patter of little feet and an animal or two can really take a toll on your clean carpets. Different types of cleaning products are needed to tackle different kinds of stains, from spilled wine and food to muddy shoes and dirty paws. But keeping a cupboard full of store-bought carpet cleaners and stain removers can quickly take a big bite out of your budget.
Fear not. You very likely have products already on hand that can tackle most common stains. We have some ideas about how to do this on the cheap, of course. For the full story, with some great suggestions, visit our sister site, Living on the Cheap.