This video shows how to remove latex paint from carpet. If your painting your home in Tampa FL and you get some Latex paint spots on your clean white carpet not all is lost. You can clean it just like the painting professional does in this video.
If the latex paint is still wet and has not cured all the way you have a great chance to remove the paint without leaving a stain in the carpet. Using plain water is a great way to emulsify the paint and allow you to blot it up. For more cleaning power you can use hot water or carbonated water to really get it cleaned up. to remove even more Latex paint from the carpet you can extract the paint with a wet dry vacuum instead of using a towel.
As a professional carpet cleaner in Tampa FL I would say this is the best way to safely remove latex paint from carpet. the key to success is patience and a lot of H2O. If you absolutely are in a panic about getting the spots out here's how to remove latex paint from carpet using soap. You can add about 5-8 drops of dish soap to the water to help break up the paint. If you add dish soap make sure to really flush it out with more plain water once the spots are removed. The last and final step is to place a dry towel on the wet area and stand on it for about 30 seconds. This will help get any moisture out of the carpet pad and greatly speed up the dry time. If there is any latex paint visible after it dries call a professional carpet cleaner for help.