Hydrogen peroxide, a mild form of bleach, typically resides in household medicine cabinets, kept on hand for use as a disinfectant and antiseptic for mild cuts. But you can use it to clean things around your house too. The bleaching action works on tough stains and the disinfecting properties attack germs on soiled surfaces.
Getting grease out of your carpet is possible if you have an effective, fast DIY method in place. This involves blotting the stain, applying a cleaning solvent and vacuuming the stain.