How To Make The 5 Best Homemade Upholstery Cleaners


Upholstery Cleaning is a day to day activity. It is necessary as a part of keeping your interiors clean and perfect. In this blog,
Lotus Upholstery Cleaner Professionals will help you make the best homemade upholstery cleaner from materials available in the kitchen. Here the best 
homemade upholstery cleaners, how to make them and how to use them:

 

1. Hydrogen Peroxide and Dish Soap

 

Things you will need:
1. 1/2 Cup Dish Soap
2. 1 Cup Hydrogen Peroxide (3%)
3. Spray Bottle
4. Microfibre Cloth

 

Procedure:

 

Mix everything in a spray bottle. Lightly spray the mixture on the upholstery. Let this upholstery cleaner mixture sit on the fabric for 2-3 minutes. Now, scrub gently with a microfiber cloth. If you have soaked the furniture, both with a cloth.

 

2.  Shampoo and Water

 

Things you will need
1. Shampoo One Blob
2. Water
3. Sponge
4. Large Bowl

 

Procedure:

Shampoos can come in handy in giving you clean upholstery. All you have to do is to mix the shampoo with water then stir. You can dab the sponge into the mix and gently take the stain away on the furniture by rubbing the sponge over the stains. Vacuum before carrying this cleaning method out. Use clear water to wash off the remaining shampoo and let it dry.

 

3. Soda, Vinegar and Dish Soap


Things you will need:
1. Water
2. Vacuum
3. Brush
4. Spray Bottle
5. 1 Cup Club Soda
6. 1 Cup Vinegar
7. 1 Cup Dish Detergent
8. Cotton Cloth

 

Procedure:

 

This homemade upholstery cleaner is the easiest to make. Mix all the ingredients in a spray bottle. Spray the mix onto the stained upholstery until the surface is slightly damp. Let it rest for a few minutes. Next, you need to scrub lightly with a brush in an even circular motion. Lastly, spray the upholstery with water and suck dry with a steam cleaner or a vacuum.

 

4. Borax and Soap Flakes

 

Things you will need:
1. Soap Flakes - 6 Tablespoon
2. Boiling Water
3. Borax - 2 Tablespoon
4. Clean Cotton Fabric
5. Spray Bottle
6. Large Bowl

 

Procedure:

 

This upholstery cleaner is a bit sophisticated as you need a lot more ingredients to make it. Get a pint of boiling water in a bowl and add 6 tablespoons of soap flakes and 2 tablespoons of Borax. This my friends are the perfect combination of perfect cleaning solution to any furniture. Whip it all up until it becomes a gel. Next, apply the gel into the stained upholstery using a rough cloth. To get less messy, you may also use a brush. Do soak the upholstery with the mixture. Let it stay for a while and use water spray to clean this mixture off the upholstery. Rub it clean with a rough cloth and let your upholstery dry.

 

5. White Vinegar and Water

 

Things you will need:
1. White Vinegar - 2 Tablespoon
2. Spray Bottle
3. Water - 1 Cup
4. Cotton Fabric

 

Procedure:

 

This homemade upholstery cleaner is the best to get rid of urine, sweat or any other unpleasant odours from your upholstery. Add white vinegar and water in a spray bottle, shake it a little, and spray on your upholstery. Do not make the upholstery soaking wet. Let the upholstery dry for some hours. Ever knew getting an odourless upholstery could be this easy with homemade upholstery cleaner.


If you do not want all this hassle and want to get your upholstery as good as new, you might want to try out professional upholstery cleaning. Call ​Professional Lotus Upholstery Cleaning company on 0425 029 990 to get upholstery cleaning services anywhere across Melbourne.
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