Furniture Dents in Carpet

By James Doougherty 2

How do you get carpet fiber to rise as a result of indentations caused by furniture?

By James from Philadelphia, PA

Ad
Showing: Answers Sort

By karen 8 Flag

December 7, 2010

Try placing an ice cube in each indent and leave over night its magic!

ReplyWas this helpful? Yes

By dede smith 19 222 Flag

December 7, 2010

Steam it with an iron. Do not set the iron directly on the carpet. It will melt it! Just burst it with steam.

ReplyWas this helpful? Yes

By lesley 2 159 Flag

December 7, 2010

The ice cube trick works fantastically.

ReplyWas this helpful? Yes

By neuroticmom 9 144 Flag

December 7, 2010

I think it depends on the carpet. I am a little OCD :) so when I was moving out of my last home I went around and removed all the dents from the rugs after all the furniture was out. I tried the ice cube method but it didn't work. I used the steam iron method with a kitchen towel over the dent and then the steam from the iron I then used a spoon to fluff the carpet it worked wonders. When we moved into our present house which is filled with Berber carpet the steam iron nor the ice cube method worked. We have been here over 2 years and I am still plagued with dents from the former owners furniture.

ReplyWas this helpful? Yes

By Katie 1 Flag

February 19, 2011

Thank you to everyone who said that a steam iron would do the trick. It really does work! I tried the ice cube method but with no luck. Thanks again my carpet looks great.

ReplyWas this helpful? Yes

By elainehychko 1 Flag

January 9, 2014

Steam iron worked awesome but I also wet the towel layed it over the dent and then steamed it with the iron worked awesome.

ReplyWas this helpful? Yes

Comment

In This Guide
Furniture Dents from Carpet
Removing Furniture Dents from Carpet
Categories
Home and Garden Home Improvement CarpetDecember 6, 2010
More to Explore
ThriftyFun on Facebook ThriftyFun on Pinterest Enter a Contest Free Newsletters Ask a Question Share a Post
Related Guides
Lampshade
Repairing Dents in Lampshades
Furniture polish being sprayed on wood furniture.
Removing Furniture Polish Build Up from Wood Furniture
Antique Wood Furniture with Sticky Film
Cleaning Wood Furniture With a Sticky Film
Furniture Dents from Carpet
Removing Furniture Dents from Carpet
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on February 8, 2016 at 1:55:17 PM on 10.0.0.127 in 1 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
 
NewestOldestMost HelpfulLeast HelpfulRelevance
Site MenuShare a PostContestsAsk a QuestionAbout ThriftyFun
BrowseAll By DateAll GuidesAll QuestionsAll VideosRecent FeedbackLonely Questions
CategoriesBetter LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness & LegalConsumer AdviceCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood & RecipesGarage SalesHealth & BeautyHolidays & PartiesHome & GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsTravel & RecreationWeddings