From: Dee on
"Tiziano" <nospam(a)example.com> wrote in
news:hci7bl$o6s$1(a)news.eternal-september.org:

> I am planning on renting one of those RugDoctor carpet cleaners
> from Wal-Mart but would like to avoid purchasing their cleaning
> solution too...
>
> This site:
> http://frugalliving.about.com/od/householdsavings/qt/Carpet_Cleaner
> .htm recommends using equal parts of white vinegar and warm water
> in order to make some cheap carpet cleaning solution. Any
> comments on that? Other alternatives to white vinegar? (I am a
> little bit worried that white vinegar will stink up the whole
> carpet and place...)
>
> Thanks.

I use 1 Tbsp. of Tide to a gallon of boiling water in the tank. Works
well and doesn't suds up.

Dee