Tips that would come in handy for Curtain Cleaning

Kate Westall
Kate Westall 7 Min Read

Curtains are an integral part of the interiors. They not just block the sunlight but also enhance the aesthetics of the place. They are available in various designs and sizes to cater to everyone’s needs. You can also get them custom designed if you have a style in mind that’s not easily available in the market. However, that’s a different story altogether.

In this article, our focus would be on curtain cleaning.

One of the main advantages of hiring a professional curtain cleaning company is that they provide a wide range of cleaning services, which include dusting, polishing, ironing and removing creases on curtains. However, it is important to keep a few things in mind while hiring the services of a professional cleaner. The most important factor that you need to consider while searching for a company that offers curtain cleaning services is the quality of service that it provides.

You should not only consider the prices of the service that you are being offered, but also the manner in which they carry out their work. The best option would be to compare different companies before you hire one that can provide you with the best possible cleaning and maintenance services.

Curtain Cleaning provides its customers with the necessary equipment and supplies, which are required during their cleaning services. These include vacuum cleaners, cleaning agents, disinfectants, and brushes. If you wish to have your curtains cleaned, then you must collect all of the following items: curtains, drapes, blinds, window treatments, draperies and any other fabrics that you may require.

Once you are done collecting the items, you should store them in the storage boxes that are provided by the cleaning company. A regular curtain cleaning process should be followed by hiring the services of a professional cleaner who has been trained to handle different types of cleaning methods, depending on the type of materials that are present in your house.

All of us are aware about  curtains in your home and office,  also realize how tricky their cleaning could get. Most people generally give up, hire a cleaning service for the job and end up paying a lot of money. But that’s isn’t necessary. With the right set of equipment and knowledge, you can easily clean the curtains. In the following sections, we have listed some tips that would help simplify the process of curtain cleaning for you.

Firstly for offices, it is always better to hire the services of curtain cleaning. The main reason to hire them is to stay worry-free and maintain a clean ambiance. It is a public area and it will need routine cleaning. They are professional housekeeping staffs who know the fastest way of cleaning. Different curtain requires a different way of cleaning procedures.

The staffs are aware of the specific way to clean the curtains without causing any damages.

Identify the Fabric

Before you move to the cleaning, the first step is to identify the fabric. There are curtains available in various fabrics in the market and you could get either of them or even pair them up. Whatever be the case, not all fabrics can be cleaned using the same process.
Also, the nature of the fabric decides whether or not it can be dried in the open under direct sunlight.

If you put a light fabric in the open, the color might start to fade. All these factors have to be kept under consideration when you proceed with curtain cleaning and this can only happen once you identify the type of fabric. 

Use a Duster Cloth

You don’t have to wash the curtains with water each time since it affects the life of the curtains. Simply use a cloth duster for the job, one that you use for wiping the tables and glass windows. Simply wipe the curtains with the cloth duster and the dust will easily come off. After you are done wiping, you can slowly pat on the curtains to get any remaining dust that wouldn’t come off easily

Use a Vacuum Cleaner

Once you have used a cloth duster, there’s still some dust that is stuck in the smaller pores of the fabric. To remove that, you will need a vacuum cleaner. Simply wipe the curtains with a vacuum cleaner and you will notice immediate results. Vacuuming the curtain once a week is the recommended frequency.

Get it Dry Cleaned

If you have a busy schedule and cannot find the time for curtain cleaning, you can always get them dry cleaned at a local dry cleaner. Dry cleaning removes the dust and clears any stain on the curtains. Choose the right dry cleaner and your curtains will look as good as new for years to come.

These tips will come in handy when you go for curtain cleaning. However, do make sure you check the tag on the curtains since they have the instructions for the wash. If there are no instructions or the tag is missing, enquire about the washing and cleaning techniques from the seller. The tips above have a general approach while the ones provided by the seller will be specific to that particular curtain.

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I am Kate Westall, a freelance writer, and a professional blogger, who enjoys enlightening others about unknown and little-known facts. I love to write on all general and professional topics like Home Improvement, Fashion, Health, Travel etc.