How to Get Latex Paint out of Carpet

Paintbrush with latex paint on it resting on a stained carpeted floor.
Have a paint-stained carpet? You may be able to save it with a home remedy. (DepositPhotos)

Danny and Joe welcome callers’ questions each week on the Today’s Homeowner Radio Show.

Here’s a question from our Nov. 23 broadcast:

Brittany in Texas wants to know how she can get latex paint out of the carpet.

We tell Brittany she can try a mixture of white vinegar and dish soap to saturate and loosen up the paint. Then she can use a wet-dry vac to clean up the mess.

Listen to the embedded audio clip above for the answer!
Read the blog from the Nov. 23 show and listen to the full broadcast here.


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