Latex paint is similar to acrylic paints, but unlike acrylic paints, these are used to cover larger areas. They are also known as water-based paints.
When It Dried: Dried paint is challenging to scrap off. But if you know the right tools and methods, then you can easily get rid of it.
When The Paint Is Wet: Firstly, use a paper towel to blot the top layer of the paint. Don’t scrub only blot it.
Scarp off the top layer of the oil-based paint using a utility knife or a butter knife. After that, use a strong needle to loosen up the pieces, and for small bits of paint, use a vacuum.
Acrylic paints are chemical-based. They are flexible and can be used on all kinds of surfaces. However, if you spill it on the carpet, you need to act fast, as they are lightfast, by preparing a detergent solution.
Using Alcohol: Alcohol is the best home remedy you can use. In fact, it can be used to clean many greasy stains on the carpet, such as removing automotive grease.
Nail Polish Remover/ Acetone: Acetone is a strong solvent that cuts through grease, wax, resins, and other residuals. It can be used for both oil and latex-based paints and can be used to remove various types of surfaces.
Using Turpentine: Turpentine will help you remove the paint easily. It works to separate the spills from the carpet fiber, allowing you to remove the paint without scrubbing the carpet.