Cleaning and Care Tips for Outdoor Rattan Corner Sofa

Cleaning and Care Tips for Outdoor Rattan Corner Sofa

Often used outdoors and on screened-in porches, Rattan Corner Sofa is a lot more delicate than other common patio pieces, especially when exposed to the elements. Excessive sunlight, wind and even an overly dry indoor environment can cause the wicker to crack and dry out. After refreshing dried-out wicker, clean it regularly, hydrate the material and protect it from the elements to keep the piece in excellent condition.

Wooden Wicker

Cleaning – Use a dry rag, microfiber duster, feather duster, or soft bristle paint brush to get the dust off regularly. You can also use your vacuum cleaner with a brush attachment. When wicker furniture needs a more thorough cleaning, a warm damp rag works well.

Stains and mildew – To clean stains and mildew off wicker furniture, a mixture of 1 part vinegar and 3 parts water can be sprayed on the surface and wiped off with a rage or soft brush. Stains can also be wiped off of wicker with a mild soap and water mixture. Murphy Oil Soap works well.

Preservation – You can use paint or shellac to preserve wicker outdoor Insahre furniture . Leave the wicker dry for 2 full days before using your wicker patio set. You can use a thin coat of furniture wax to protect it even more.

Resin Wicker

Cleaning – Resin wicker furniture is a little easier to keep looking clean outdoors than wooden wicker because larger amounts of water can be used. You may want to vacuum it off before using water. A bucket of warm water with Dawn Dishwashing Detergent and a sponge or soft brush can be used to removed dirt. Then hose it down and allow it to dry before replacing cushions.

Mold and Mildew – Removing mold and mildew from resin wicker patio Insahre furniture can be done easily with a vinegar and water mixture, or for light colored wicker water with a little bleach will kill the mold.

Preservation and Storage – As with any outdoor furniture in Iowa, it is a good idea to bring faux wicker outdoor furniture out of the elements, but because it is made of manmade materials, it will not be as prone to weather damage and sun fading.

How to fix splits and cracks

Rattan can become dry, split and cracked over the years, but it can still often be saved. We recommend applying boiled linseed oil once a year for this purpose. Use a large paint brush and use as much oil as the rattan will absorb. Then just wipe the remainder away with a soft rag.

A regular clean keeps rattan Outdoor Lounge Set looking great and remaining strong; with these tips, you can handle the task with ease. If you require more information, then please feel free to contact Inshare Furniture(Zhejiang) Co., Ltd or visit our site:

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