To clean the sofa
Here a few tips on how to keep your sofas clean and inviting.Updated: Jul 03, 2010 00:59 IST
The arms, back and sides of the sofa must be vacuum-cleaned on a regular basis. Get your sofa steam-cleaned once in every few months to remove dust mites and allergens.
Lightly rub any coffee stains with mild detergent dissolved in warm water.
For leather sofas:
If you have a leather sofa, you can remove stains by rubbing them with a cloth soaked in a mixture of warm water and mild soap.
Remove any ‘smokey’ smell:
Sprinkle fresh baking soda over the sofa and keep for several hours before vacuuming.
An eraser is the best tool for keeping suede sofas stain free. Or, use white vinegar on a dampened cloth.
First Published: Jul 02, 2010 18:30 IST