A leather sofa is very beautiful as well as an expensive investment. Leather sofas give your house a whole another look. Most of the pure leather sofas are harder to stain. They have a protective layer on them that does not let the spill stay on the sofa for too long. However, after a certain period of time, the layer starts eliminating overtime.
Therefore, you need to take good care of your leather sofas. Moreover, leather sofas are not like other sofas. They need high-quality maintenance if you do not want them to lose their charm. Here is a leather sofa cleaning and maintenance program to help you prolong the life of the sofa of your dreams.
- Vacuum Your Sofa
When you vacuum your sofa ,make sure that you use a soft brush extension. This is because leather can scratch very easily. However, you can prevent it by using a soft brush as well as do not put a lot of pressure on the vacuum cleaner while cleaning. Make sure that you cover all the hidden parts of the sofa as well. Because dirt, crumbs, and debris get stuck in small cracks. Therefore, thorough vacuuming is very important.
- Wet Cloth Wipe
The next step involves wiping your sofa using a cotton cloth or a sponge. Damp them in water and simply wipe your sofa using them. The wiping will get rid of the remaining soil after vacuuming. Moreover, make sure that you do not use any cleaning wipes or baby wipes. These wipes consist of a lot of chemicals that can be very harmful to your leather sofa. Leather is sensitive. A cleaning wipe can eliminate the protective layer on the sofa as well as the chemicals can leave a stain on your sofa. Furthermore, it can also affect your sofa’s colour.
- Dry Your Sofa
After wiping the sofa with a damp cloth. You should wait for your sofa to dry. Drying your leather sofa will not take long if you have not overdamped it. You can dry your sofa by using a fan or opening a window. Basically, there should be an airflow that will naturally dry your sofa in no time.
- Condition Your Leather Sofa
A conditioner will protect your sofa for a longer period of time. Therefore, after the whole cleaning process. You should apply conditioner to your leather furniture. Not only will the conditioner be like a protective layer on your sofa but it will also give it a glossy look. Moreover, it also prolongs the life of your sofa. Moreover, you should make sure that you use a high-quality conditioner. As well as you should follow the instructions written on the conditioner while using it.
Some Tips To Keep Your Sofa Clean
- You should treat the stains immediately. Blot the stains to get rid of the liquid before it is absorbed by the sofa.
- Avoid using furniture polish, solvents, or any abrasive cleaners. Harsh chemicals can be harmful to your sofa.
- Always spot test a cleaner in a hidden spot to see if it suits your sofa leather or not.
- If there are any greasy stains on your sofa. You can get rid of them when they are fresh by using baking soda.
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