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Do you need to clean your bean bag and do not know how to do it? That is why we have posted this article, in which you can find the necessary information.

Among other characteristics, bean bags are excellent in terms of easy maintenance. You need to know that the appropriate type of maintenance varies depending on the material from which the surface is made.

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Eco-Leather

This material enables a very easy maintenance. For normal cleaning, a sponge or a cloth moistened with warm water is sufficient. However, if your kid or your pet grew fond of the bean bag, you may need to use soap or other gentle cleanser for dirt removal. You can exceptionally use bleach on heavy stains, however with the risk of slight discoloration on the spot of application.

 

Nylon

Nylon is a material characterized by its resilience and a high durability. Since bean bags made of nylon are typically placed outside (on balconies, terraces or gardens), it is necessary to remove deeper stains and dirt from them. In this case, using a brush with soft bristles or an old toothbrush (for smaller spots) and a gentle cleanser is recommended. Preferably, rub the spots in a circular motion.

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Cotton

In comparison with the previous materials, cleaning of cotton surface is slightly more difficult. The only exception is the model “Pufika Large”, from which the coating can be removed and washed in a machine. In other cases, use a gentle detergent, and depending on the intensity of the spots, either a cloth or an old toothbrush with soft bristles. Remove the dirt by circular motions.

You certainly know it: you buy a new expensive sofa, but kids, pets and frequent visitors take their toll on it quickly. Originally a luxury sofa looks like an ordinary couch after a few months and you are upset by a bad investment. How can you avoid this kind of problem?

 

A ‘New’ Sofa In A Few Seconds

If you do not intend to invest sums to reupholstering the sofa regularly, you have only one option: buy a cover/spread. It is relatively cheap, it will prevent damage and contamination of the sofa, and additionally, it will give a new chic look to your sofa – all this in a few seconds. There is still one question remaining: what spread should you choose?

 

Synthetic Fibres Are Prevail

Even though you can see covers and spreads for sofas made of 100% cotton on the market, they are not entirely appropriate due to their shorter life and higher maintenance requirements. It is much better to get a spread made of synthetic fibres (e.g. fleece of 100% polyester) or made of synthetic fibres blended with natural fibres (e.g. 90% polyester or acrylic and 10% cotton). These spreads are very warm, pleasant to the touch and moreover, easy to launder – you can clean most of them thoroughly by washing at 40 ° C. Unlike the purely natural fibres, they are much more durable.

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Choose A Colour And Style According To Your Interior

Once you know the type of material, you need to choose a colour and style of the spread. Follow your aesthetic taste; the spread should not “stand up” against the rest of the interior. It must match to furniture and walls, above all. There is a rule: if you have plain one-colour walls, you can buy a more vivid spread with bold patterns. Contrariwise, if the walls of your living room or bedroom are decorated with pictures and paintings, select a simple pattern spread.

Then all you need to do is to visit the nearest store or a reliable e-commerce and go shopping. Your sofa will change substantially in a moment and most importantly, it will look like a new one much longer.