If my carpet or furniture was protected before, do I ever need to apply the protection again?

Yes, Scotchgard should be applied after each carpet or furniture cleaning. In fact, you can boost its performance by reapplying the protection after each cleaning … especially for high traffic areas.

How many times do I reapply Scotchgard?

Protection is diminished after each deep carpet cleaning and extraction. Scotchgard and Interior Care recommend applying reapplication after each session.

Can you use Scotchgard on wool rugs?

Yes and No, Scotchgard is not recommended for white wool and non-colourfast rugs. However, it is safe for use on non-white wool that can be cleaned with water (some rugs have a clean code – where a “W” or “WS” indicates that it is safe to be cleaned with water).

Can I use Scotchgard for Oriental rugs?


Will my carpet stiffen from using Scotchgard?


How long does Scotchgard take to dry?

Under average room conditions (21°C with 50% humidity), most protection should dry overnight. Good ventilation will provide even quicker dry time.