1st Carpet and Upholstery makes the difference as the most care and thorough upholstery cleaning service in the South bay Area and surround cities. With over a decade of knowledge, thousands of upholstered sofas and chairs cleaned, and superior techniques and experience, our gold is become the leaders in innovative upholstery cleaning of fabrics.
Our skilled and certified upholstery cleaning technicians will identify your upholstery’s fabric and determine the optimal cleaning method before an upholstery cleaning work is start. We provide the best upholstery cleaning methods and fabric protection following the upholstery cleaning standard.
1st Carpet and Upholstery Care’s extraction cleaning system meets and exceeds all American and International Standards for corrective and routine upholstery cleaning.
Some of the best tips for cleaning upholstery are those that teach preventative care. It is easier to clean spots on upholstery that is cleaned on a regular basis. Upholstery should be lightly brushed and vacuumed once per week to keep dirt from penetrating the fabric.
Tips for cleaning upholstery:
Remove loose dust, dirt and debris with a vacuum cleaner or duster before cleaning the upholstery.
Steam cleaning should be used only if nothing else works. Steam cleaning will leave upholstery, and underlying padding, damp, which may cause bad odors or mildew.
A mild homemade upholstery cleaner can be made by combining ¼ cup mild dishwashing detergent with 3 cups warm water. Gently brush the solution onto the upholstery being carfull not to over saturate the fabric. Allow to sit for two to three minutes and wipe with damp sponge to remove suds. TIP: Start with the weakest solution possible and increase the detergent if necessary.
For stains and spots, a commercial upholstery cleaner may be purchased at home improvements stores. Be sure not to use one that has harsh chemicals or toxins. Search for green, eco-friendly upholstery cleaners that cleanses and deodorizes upholstery.
Baby wipes are great for cleaning upholstery easily and quickly.