14 hidden super-powers of the humble toothpaste

8. Get Rid of Carpet Stains

If you spill wine or coffee on your carpet, never fear, toothpaste is here! Toothpaste can penetrate even the toughest of stains and leave your carpet looking like new again. Just give it a good scrub with some paste, let it dry, then dab it up with a wet, clean cloth.