Why Clean Your Upholstery?

Upholstery cleaning is often neglected but it is one of the most important things to keep clean in your home. You spend a lot of time on your upholstered furniture and unfortunately, it can be a breeding ground for bacteria .

Here are a few reasons to have your upholstery professionally cleaned more often.

  • Appearance: Cleaning your upholstery can help maintain the appearance of your furniture and keep it looking great and lasting longer. Regular cleaning prevents build up of dirt and wear from grit that may be present.
  • Your Personal Health:  Germs and bacteria can easily find their way to your upholstery without being visible to you. Potential pathogens can exist in upholstery fibres to the point they can cause health risks to you and your family.  Bacteria can also penetrate deep into upholstery, and cause unpleasant odours.
  • Air Quality: Cleaning your upholstery can also help the air quality in your home. A good cleaning can reduce problems such as mold, dust, mildew, and allergens.  

Your furniture sees a lot of traffic.  It can be exposed to all sorts of dirt from your clothes or skin as well as food and liquid spills.  It’s not enough just to vacuum or wipe away what you can see.  You should also heave the furniture regularly cleaned by professionals.  Canada Home Maintenance Solutions can help you keep your upholstery in good, clean condition and improve the overall cleanliness of your home.
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