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December 10, 2015

Tips for Prolonging the Beauty of your Upholstery

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– Control soil by using arm caps and rotating seat cushions frequently to prolong life and appearance of areas prone to wear and tear
– Remove dry soil by vacuuming and depending on the fabric, brushing to remove dust and soil particles

Q: How often should upholstery be cleaned?
A: To keep your furniture clean, it is necessary to conduct routine maintenance including vacuuming and immediate attention to spills, coupled with periodic cleaning by a certified technician every 1-2 years. Regular cleaning by a certified technician can help restore your furniture’s appearance, extend its life and keep it looking like new.

Q: How often should upholstered office chairs be cleaned?
A: Commercial upholstery, unlike residential, experiences a lot more daily soiling, wear and tear. Commercial upholstery should be cleaned at least annually by a professional cleaning service. The increased use life of the upholstery and the savings in productivity will pay for the cost of the cleaning.

This information was taken from www.iicrc.org
Blackburn Pro Cleaning is certified by the IICRC (Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification)