Patio Furniture Cleaning Tips

Written by Wicker Paradise

Patio furniture can often get ruined due to the rain, the wind, and the sun. Here are some simple cleaning tips that will ensure your patio furniture is in good condition all year around.

Cast Aluminum – Cast aluminum furniture is often a popular addition to patios. To clean this type of furniture, by spraying the furniture from top to bottom and then rub it with a nylon brush. After which wipe down your furniture with a microfiber cloth. To protect your furniture, rub a coat of car wax.

Cushions – Outdoor chair cushions can often look dull, due to varying weather conditions. To clean them, use 1 quart of warm water, together with 1 teaspoon of dishwashing liquid and 1 tablespoon of borax in a bucket. You will then have to dip a clean sponge into this solution and scrub the cushions on all sides. It is best to leave the solution on for at least 30 minutes, before rinsing it off with a hose and leaving them to dry.

Umbrella – Use a hose to wash down your umbrella and rub it with laundry soap, working from bottom to the top. Hose it down well after and leave it open to dry.

Wicker – Wicker furniture, especially intricate wicker chairs, can often have ants and bugs in the cracks. Therefore, use a vacuum with the crevice attachment. To remove dust, use a microfiber cloth with an all purpose cleaner.


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