In our last article, we covered basic cleaning procedures for furniture with leather upholstery. Today, we´ll be focusing on furniture that is upholstered with fabric. Whether it´s a spare futon stored away in a guest room, or a living room sofa that the whole family uses every day; you can keep your furniture looking as great as the day you bought it.
To keep it simple, we´ll divide the article into two sections: regular maintenance and responding to accidents.
To keep your fabric upholstery in tip-top shape, you´ll need to invest a bit of time in regular cleaning and maintenance. Here are the most important steps that you can take:
Responding to accidents
You should always clean up accidents as quickly as possible. The longer a spill stays on your furniture, the more damage it will do. The following method is generally safe and effective for all fabric furniture, though you should check with your owner´s manual to be sure.