Last updated on March 27th, 2017 at 06:45 am

The furniture in your home can easily become worn out because of the sheer amount of use upholstery endures every day. This strain can drastically decrease the life of your furniture. Fortunately, a professional upholstery cleaning can reduce these effects.

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Maintain Color Vibrancy

Any dust, dirt, or pollen that have managed to stick to someone’s clothes throughout the day can easily find themselves in the fabric of your couches and chairs. This is particularly a problem because these can really get ground in to furniture from people sitting for long lengths of time, or regularly shifting as they sit. An upholstery cleaning technician has state-of-the-art equipment that can flush these particles out of the fibers and restore your cushions to their previous vividness. This process can also involve removing stains from your furniture  Keeping the fabric from fading will make the furniture in your home feel like new again.

Prevent Tearing

Along with causing colors to go dull overtime, the dust and dirt that work their way in to the fabric can also wear down the fibers. These particles are small enough that a vacuum cleaner, or most other home upholstery cleaners, won’t be able to reach them. If left to sit for long enough, and combined with the constant wiggling and moving of people as they enjoy the comfort of your home, the particles will actually break down the fibers. This can create unsightly holes and tears in the fabric that even a furniture cleaner won’t be able to fix. Besides appearances, proper upholstery cleaning will prevent the need to replace torn fabric.

Restore Fibers to Their Original State

Due to constant use, the fabric that covers your furniture can quickly become stretched. This can add greatly to the previous issues by making the material more prone to tearing in the first place. Furniture cleaners are able to help tighten the fibers back up to decrease the chance of rips. The cleaning agents used by professional upholstery cleaners are able to undo some of the effects of daily wear-and-tear. These technicians also have the knowledge to do this without leading to further damage.

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Hey there, I’m Tiffany! I’m a work-at-home mom of two rambunctious children (Jasmine, 9 + Sean II, 5) and recently widowed at just 35 years old. I've remarried and currently live right outside of Baton Rouge in Denham Springs, Louisiana with two adoring cats and a dog. Let's connect on Twitter @fabulousmomblog.

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