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6 . Pre-Groom This nw machine is one of the The fabric will then be gently groomed using soft upholstery brushes to loosen the soil .
7 . Soil Extraction and Rinse The soil is then extracted from the fabric with a gentle , controlled rinse .
8 . Neutralize The fabric is then pH balanced to maintain its soft , fresh feel .
9 . Post Spot Any remaining spots will be treated with special stain removal products .
10 . Post Groom The upholstery will then be prepared for drying with a gentle combing of the fabric .
11 . Speed Dry High velocity air movers will be placed on the upholstery to speed dry the fabric .
12 . Post Cleaning Inspection Our technician will review the cleaning results with you to insure that your expectations have been met or exceeded .

How to Care for Your Upholstery

Rotate all loose cushions frequently to assure even wear . Vacuum dust and dirt from all fabric , cracks , and crevasses . By far , fabric protection is the best possible way to extend the life of your upholstery . Learn more about that on Page 3 .
• Vacuum often to reduce grit that can cause abrasion .
• Reverse loose cushions weekly for even wear .
• Protect from the sun . Ultraviolet light can cause deterioration .
• Keep pets off of furniture . Pet ' s body oils rub off and are very difficult to remove .
• Use caution with clothing such as blue jeans . Fabric dyes can transfer onto upholstered furniture .

Upholstery Spot Cleaning Tips

All upholstered furniture will become soiled through use . Most spills and soil on fabric protection treated upholstery will clean easily and quickly provided that the proper cleaning procedures are followed . A fabric protection application is not an absolute impenetrable barrier and improper cleaning methods can damage both the fabric and the treatment .
1 . Blot ( don ' t rub ) spills immediately with a clean absorbent cloth while spill is still fresh . Dried spills are more difficult to remove .
2 . Identify the cleaning code for your type of fabric . This is very important to determine the type of cleaner to use .
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3 . Always read and follow the instructions on the cleaning agent .
4 . Use distilled water with the cleaning agent if water is called for . ( Call us to talk you through which cleaning agent to use .)
5 . Pretest any cleaner on any fabric in a hidden area . Check for color fastness and fabric compatibility .
6 . Keep a small spill small . Work lightly , blotting from center to the edges . " Feather " the edges by dampening edges irregularly and blotting quickly to avoid rings .
7 . Quickly dry a cleaned spot using a small fan or blow dryer on low .