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ICAN/ATEX: How can I remedy cellulosic browning?

March 14, 2013

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Thursday’s Question:ICANATEX Logo

I believe I have cellulosic browning.

When I washed my Berber rug, it turned a reddish color. Can this be corrected?

Thursday’s Answer:

carpetI'd recommend that you contact a professional rug cleaning company to verify your suspicion and correct the problem.

If you really want to try to correct it on your own, contact a local carpet cleaning or  … - John Downey, founder of Cleanfax magazine and owner of Downey's Carpet Care of Granville

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