Sofas come in different types of materials, like upholstery and leather. Some of these fabrics are difficult to clean with common household cleaning agents, these chemicals sometimes leave spots or marks on the fabric. Nevertheless, trying dry cleaning methods and using other cleaning solutions, you can keep your couch clean without taking any help from a professional cleaning company. Just follow some simple measure and you can maintain your upholstery. In this article, you’ll read about methods for upholstery dry cleaning like professionals.
Before cleaning consider the following things
Find the fabric tag on your soda to know which material is your sofa is made of. Almost every sofa and upholstery manufacturers categorized sofa in letter codes to stipulate how one can clean the upholstery fabric. A “W” signifies that the upholstery can be cleaned with water-based detergent. Whereas, letter “S” signifies that the fabric must be dry cleaned only. Combined letter “WS” indicates that the fabric is safe for dry clean and water-based cleaner. Letter “X” means that the fabric must be handled with care, and should be dry cleaned by only professionals. The letter “O” indicates that the fabric is made from organic matter and should be cleaned in cold water.
Considering these, choose a cleaner from which you’re going for upholstery cleaning.
Start with a brush.
Brush off any sticky dirt on your couch using a bristle brush. Clean all the area of the sofa that has become dirty, area such as the headrest or armrests needed to be cleaned thoroughly.
Vacuum the couch.
Remove debris from the surface, like dust, pet hair, dirt and food crumbs, from the couch using an upholstery brush attachment. Remove the cushions and vacuum all over the sofa and keep removing grimes or dirt from the corners of the couch. If the couch is heavy take someone’s help and turn the couch upside down, to clean the bottom of the upholstery as well.
Water-based detergent wash
If your upholstery is safe for the water-based detergent wash, you can clean it with it. Just get the right cleanser and test it on the upholstery. If it’s safe to go ahead and clean the furniture if it causes any discolouration, stop right there and get a better one. It’s always recommended to get professional help for deep cleaning of the upholstery..
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