How Can I Remove Nail Polish from Carpet?

We all know how much we love the look of nail polish on our fingers, however it isn’t such a good look as a stain in the middle of our home carpets. With the festive season quickly approaching and the time of year to entertain guests in your home, we are sure you will want your guests to be complimenting the nail polish on your fingernails and not commenting on that big nail polish stain on your living room carpet. Thanks to Joe Walker’s Flooring you need not worry about how can I remove nail polish from carpet.

With the party season quickly approaching, you can be sure that,  here at Joe Walker flooring we have a wide range of stain proof carpet Glasgow needs to avoid those pesky nail varnish stains on your carpets. So, if you find yourself wondering how can I remove nail polish from carpet, here is what to do:

Step One: Grab a spoon!

Step one in how to remove  nail polish stains from your carpet is as soon as the spill occurs, quickly grab a tea spoon and try to scoop up as much of the stain as you possibly can.  It is important you remove as much of the stain as you possibly can before it dries in!

Step Two: Remove the excess!

With a dry dish towel, rag or paper towel try to dab the spillage area to remove the excess nail polish.  Ensure to dab the stain instead of rubbing it to avoid the stain spreading!

Step Three: Blot the stain!

Finally, dip the end of a tea towel or rag into some non-acetone nail polish  remover and blot the stain on your carpet, again you must ensure not to rub the stain as it will spread, this step should gently remove the nail polish  stain from your carpet.  We would advise you try a patch test with the acetone on your carpet so you do not damage your flooring.

How Can I Remove Nail Polish from Carpet?

Are stains on your carpet becoming a regular hassle in your busy schedule?  At Joe Walker’s flooring, we have a very wide range of stain proof flooring in many colours and styles to get your home looking perfect for the party season.  With a free measure and quote from your friends at Joe Walker’s flooring, we have everything you are looking for.

Not just nail polish that’s staining your carpets this party season? Check out our last blog post on How to remove wine from carpets.

Find your stain proof carpet from Joe Walker’s Flooring today!


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Suzi Costigan



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    We are located at 33 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow. Visit our showroom to experience the finest flooring Glasgow can offer.

    We stock laminate flooring, vinyl tiles, luxury vinyl tiles, Karndean and Real Wood Flooring.

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