Always test cleaning agent that you have not used for a particular upholstery. Purify to start some small portion of the bottom of the sofa or on the back side of the backrest (generally inconspicuous in place).
Before you attempt to clean upholstered furniture, find out what material is made upholstery. That is effective for one material to another could harm.
Stains need to be removed as soon as possible after they occur. Remember that inveterate stains worse amenable to removal than fresh. Also, do not allow heavy dirt dust – vacuuming the sofa is recommended once a week.
Do not get too much wet upholstery during cleaning, especially if there are no conditions to dry naturally sofa, for example, if you have an apartment in a high level of humidity, low temperature, there is no possibility for quality ventilation, etc. Fabric and filler, wet for a long time, become a great place for bacteria. So, instead of purity and freshness, you get an unpleasant smell of damp proof in the apartment.
Before you attempt to clean by any means, you need to vacuum the furniture. This will eliminate the maximum amount of dirt and dust.
Cleaning upholstery depending on the material upholstery
Leather. Leather sofa cleaned from dust with a damp cloth. However, it is important that rag was not too wet – on the skin may leave traces of water. It is recommended to use the cleaning agents, which are composed of wax and oil. Such is, for example, saddle soap, which will not only help cleanse the skin from stains and dirt, but moisten the furniture, leather upholstery will protect from drying, prevent cracking.
Suede and nubuck. These materials should be cleaned with a special rubber brush.
Flock. This common material for the upholstery has good practicality and durability. You can easily remove dirt from the surface of the carpet cleaner or using a soap solution. It is also not recommended richly moisturize.
Cleaning velour. Such material is sensitive to care. It should not be vacuumed, as it can significantly damage the state of the pile. To remove dust from the surface of the sofa will be the best use of a special brush designed for upholstered furniture. It is also possible the use of microfiber cloth dampened with a mild solution of soap. Velor sofa clean in the direction of the nap. Upholstery dry cotton cloth after cleaning.
Jacquard tapestry. This material does not react to moisture and therefore better to use the dry cleaning methods.
If you can not cope with stains and dirt on their own, or you just do not want to spend on cleaning furniture a lot of time and effort, you can entrust this work to specialists. Employees cleaning service will come to your home and with the help of special equipment and conduct efficient cleaning your upholstered furniture in your home for just a few hours.