How to Maintain Feather Filled Upholstery
Frequently Rotate and Flip – Turn the seat cushions and back cushions over and rearrange them so that the couch wears evenly.
Beating and Fluffing – Pick up the cushions, turn them over a few times and shake them to redistribute the feathers evenly throughout. Bunching – With the fabric casing on push the feathers around and bunch your hands together. If you want you can undo the zipper on the casing and place your hands on the tick lining and push the feathers around and bunch your hands together. When finished, set the cushions back into place. For a smoother look brush your hands over the cushions. Vacuum with Caution – Do not vacuum your cushions on a high setting as it will pull the feathers out of the tick lining. With caution please use the lowest setting available if you require to vacuum your cushions.
HOW TO FIX A LEG T-NUT
It’s normal to want to redecorate and sometimes that means moving a couch from one room to another. To better fit through doorways, remove the leg nuts by unscrewing the legs from the bottom and carefully screwing them back in when the sofa is in place. Be careful not to push or force the screw into the t-nut as you will risk popping it right through and causing damage.
Fabric Cleaning Codes
Spot clean, using the foam only from a water-based cleaning agent such as a mild detergent or non-solvent upholstery shampoo product. Apply foam with a soft brush in a circular motion. Use sparingly. Avoid over wetting. Vacuum when dry.
Spot clean, using mild water-free or dry cleaning product. Clean only in a well-ventilated room and avoid any product containing carbon tetrachloride or other toxic materials.
Spot clean with a mild solvent, an upholstery shampoo, or the foam from a mild detergent. When using a solvent or a dry cleaning product, follow the instructions carefully and clean only in a well-ventilated room. Avoid any product that contains carbon tetrachloride or other toxic materials. With either method, pretest a small area before proceeding.
Clean this fabric only by vacuuming or light brushing to prevent accumulation of dust and grime. Water-based foam cleaners or solvent-based cleaning agents of any kind may cause excessive shrinking, staining or distortion of the surface pile and therefore, should not be used.
To maintain your leather’s natural life, it needs regular care. It’s a skin and therefore does not require chemical treatments. A dry cloth or weekly vacuuming can do the trick. Steer clear of chemical polish or soaps, dampening a cloth should be sufficient for any spills or surface soiling. Avoid placing your leather near any heat sources or direct sunlight. If you hire a professional to clean your leather, make sure they specialize in leathers. Leather is incredibly durable and should last you a very long time. Simple maintenance can extend that lifespan tremendously.