What is the Best Way to Clean a Couch?
A couch takes a lot of abuse, especially in homes where children and pets reside. You can easily clean a couch to help keep on top of normal wear and tear, but remember to use caution when applying specific upholstery cleaning products. To routinely clean a couch and keep it looking good, vacuum the surfaces of the seat cushions, arms, and back regularly with an upholstery attachment. If you don’t have a vacuum cleaner with attachments, use a handheld vacuum and an upholstery brush. Wipe away remaining dust and dirt with a slightly damp cloth. Depending on the type of upholstery, you should maybe clean a couch with a damp cloth when attacking stains. Always wipe up spills as quickly as possible by first blotting with a clean, dry cloth. If necessary, spot treat the area with mild soap and a damp cloth before using upholstery stain remover. If the spot remains, you can use upholstery cleaner, but test your fabric in an inconspicuous area first as some fabrics may bleed or bleach out. If