Learn How To Remove Grease From Upholstery

Is the upholstery of your car clean? If not then you should be ashamed of yourself. Always remember ‘Cleanliness is next to Godliness’. And its time, you should keep your car clean to say the least.

Some people think in terms of problems and some think in terms of solutions. If you are seeking a solution to fight the dirt and the grease off the upholstery then you should simply read on. Learning how to remove grease from upholstery is all that you require wishing goodbye to stubborn stain.

It is better off to use a strong stain remover with water for the car’s fabric. Because this will not only help remove stain faster but also lessen the fabric’s exposure to water. You must commit to memory that moisture is detrimental to the fabric. However, synthetic fibers are designed for easy cleaning. But if the fabric holds 50% cotton then it is quite a cause of concern. And if the interiors are made up of either imported cotton or leather then professional cleaning is in the calling.

Baby-wipes are more than useful for cleaning your upholstery mainly because the alcohol in the wipes enables quick evaporation. For minimal stains you can simply spray and wipe. These sprays are easy on the pocket and are readily available in the market. But as a word of caution, do not try these sprays on grease in large patches.

You can take the following tips as how to remove grease from upholstery. Blot or scrape away excess grease or oil from the affected area. Put up an absorbent cloth on the stain and let it remain for a few hours. Next use a stain remover whilst you sponge it with warm water. Use a petroleum jelly onto the stubborn stain for hours if it is an old stain.

Keeping the upholstery clean on a regular basis just requires you to vacuum your upholstery habitually and removing stains by using a moist cloth with a mild detergent. If you are to deal with wet stains then, a combination of liquid and salt can be your recourse. You can also use a hairspray or paint thinner instead of water and team it up with salt. Bloodstains can be easily removed with a bit of laundry detergent and a bit of rubbing. And if the stains are due to vomiting then you can at least neutralize it with baking soda and water.

If you try the above tips religiously I can assure you that your efforts will be rewarding.

Other Suggested Readings

Car Upholstery Care – Tips to Spruce Up Your Car Interiors
Mold, Mildew, Smell Removal Tips On Carpets
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