Repairing Carpet Dents

Can anyone tell me how to get the dent imprints out of the carpet when I move a piece of heavy furniture?

Lynn from VA

May 2, 20070 found this helpful
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I use that SCUNCI steam cleaner. The kind you use for cleaning. I place on the small attachment, steam the carpet, rake through it with my fingers, and no more indent. Works GREAT!!

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April 30, 20070 found this helpful

You can carefully steam it up with an iron or I've also heard you can place an ice cube on it?

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May 2, 20070 found this helpful

Take a wash cloth and soak it in HOT water, lay it on dent and Iron several times pushing down hard. Remove cloth and hold Iron about an inch above carpet for a couple of minutes. The steam should lift the dent.

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July 9, 20070 found this helpful

Spot Bot works great if you happen to have one. Just set it over the dent. I love my Spotbot!

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February 3, 20090 found this helpful

Put an ice cube on the dent, and leave it overnight.

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December 6, 20090 found this helpful

I think it sometimes depends on the carpet before I moved I was able to use my iron ~ I placed a dish towel over the dent and then my iron and blasted it with steam I then toke a spoon to help fluff up the fibers it looked great! When i moved to my new home which is full of Berber I tried the same thing and it didn't work at all. Even when I had the carpet professional cleaned it didn't help.

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