How to Clean a Rug

By: Melissa Mortenson from
How to Clean a Rug
How to Clean a Rug
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Learn How to Clean a Rug with this helpful tutorial and quick cleaning tips. Outdoor rugs can get pretty gross throughout the year, and you definitely don't want to be using an outdoor rug with grass and dirt stains. All you need to spruce up your outdoor rug and make it look brand new is baking soda and a soft nylon deck brush. Baking soda cleaning gets rid of those stains in no time, and you'll love how incredibly easy it is to transform your outdoor rug for you and your guests to enjoy in the backyard.

Estimated CostUnder $10

Time to CompleteUnder an hour

Primary TechniqueHome Decor


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I've been searching for a simple hack for this for ages! My outdoor rug looks very sad, to put it lightly, so I'll definitely be using this trick soon to give it a makeover.


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