Outdoor furniture is a special category of furniture with a wide range of types. More common are outdoor shade canopies and rattan look outdoor furniture. Different outdoor furniture has different ways of maintenance. Thus, how to maintain outdoor shade canopies and rattan look outdoor furniture?
1. The cleaning method of outdoor shade canopy
(1) Before cleaning, the shade canopy should be dismantled and then wiped with a clean wet cloth to remove dirt and dust from the surface.
(2) If there is oil on the surface of the waterproof patio canopy, you can clean it with mild detergent to avoid damaging the fibers of the shade canopy.
(3) When cleaning the shade canopy, it's better not to use brushes with too much friction to avoid damaging the surface of the shade canopy.
(4) After cleaning, it should be dried with a towel to prevent water from penetrating inside the shade canopy.
(5) Check the structure of the outdoor shade canopy regularly, and if any damage is found, it should be repaired in time.
(6) The bracket of the outdoor shade canopy should also be cleaned regularly to maintain the corrosion resistance of the bracket. If corrosive substances are stained on it, they should be wiped away immediately to avoid damaging the surface and to maintain the original color.
(7) The outdoor shade canopy should be put away at the turn of the season to avoid exposure to the rain and wind.
(8) Avoid placing too heavy objects on shade canopies to avoid damage.
2. The regular maintenance of rattan look outdoor furniture
In general, you only need to scrub rattan effect outdoor furniture set with water. If necessary, you can use a weak alkaline (alkaline PH value of less than 8) cleaning agent to clean. In the use of cleaning agents, you should thoroughly clean the rattan look table and chairs to avoid chemical quality changes in direct sunlight. Use a soft brush, rag or vacuum cleaner as an aid to clean the rattan look outdoor furniture.
When using the rattan look table and chairs, please avoid strong collisions or scratches by hard objects such as knife tips. If there is strong light for a long time, it is recommended to place the rattan look table and chairs in a non-direct sunlight place or use a furniture cover.
Please do not place glass, ceramic, shells and other focused materials on the surface of the rattan look table and chairs to avoid the situation of high-temperature fusion. If the skeleton of your rattan look table and chairs is aluminum, then during the usual maintenance, they can be rinsed with tap water and wiped clean with a dry cloth. But if the skeleton is an iron structure, do not use water to rinse it directly, otherwise it is easy to rust, affecting the service life.
In addition, in the usual use of rattan look outdoor furniture, pay attention to the opening of the faux rattan. Try not to expose the opening of the faux rattan, otherwise it is easy to go out of shape.
Regular maintenance of outdoor furniture can extend its service life and normal use effect. In short, the correct and timely cleaning and maintenance of outdoor shade canopies can improve the effect of its normal use as well as service life.