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My homemade carpet cleaning solution was successful at removing pet stains even a professional carpet cleaner couldn't remove. #TexasHomesteader

MYO Carpet-Cleaning Solution For Our Bissell SpotClean Machine

Course cleaner
Cuisine American
Keyword carpet, cleaner, salt, vinegar
Prep Time 1 minute
Cook Time 1 minute
Author www.TexasHomesteader.com


  • 1 cup distilled white vinegar
  • 2 cups warm water
  • 2 teaspoons salt


  1. Warm 2 cups water for 1 minute in microwave.
  2. To warmed water add 2 teaspoons salt & stir to completely dissolve

  3. Pour 1 cup vinegar into Bissell reservoir (marked) and add warm water/salt mixture.
  4. Swirl reservoir to combine ingredients and return receptacle to machine.

  5. Spray mixture from Bissell wand onto carpet stain and let sit for 15-20 minutes.
  6. Then using the bristles on the wand, begin scrubbing until no stain remains.

  7. Finally, activate suction which removes water & cleaning solution from carpet.

  8. When finished, turn fan on to expedite carpet drying.