Last updated: January 18th, 2023
We all love the classy, elegant look of leather furniture. Buying leather furniture is a big investment, and you want to keep it looking smooth, clean, and protected for years to come. Once you understand exactly what it takes to properly take care of your leather furniture the entire process becomes pretty simple and straightforward. Armed with the inside information below you are going to be able to effortlessly maintain your leather furniture going forward, with no real headache or hassle whatsoever. Let’s tackle some of your most frequently asked questions about leather furniture cleaning!
Why do I need to go through such great lengths to keep my leather furniture clean?
Because leather is very much a “living” fabric and material – a material that will stretch, expand, contract, dry up, and generally react to environmental and other stresses along after the hide has left the leather bearing animal – you need to make sure that you are doing absolutely everything in your power to maintain the status quo when it comes to your leather condition.
What are the best cleaning solutions to be used on leather furniture?
The very best cleaning solutions that can be used on leather furniture are cleaning solutions specifically designed for leather materials to begin with. These kinds of cleaning solutions are not only going to remove dirt, debris, and much anything else that can attach itself to leather, but they will also work to penetrate deeper into the layers of leather beneath the surface to create a much softer, much more supple overall leather material. Always follow the tags on the furniture and spot test any new products/applications on a small area before apply to the rest of the furniture.
Always look for leather cleaning solutions that provide some kind of conditioner for the leather material itself to avoid drying them out, especially if you are using more “high-powered” cleaning materials.
Do I really need to have my leather furniture professionally cleaned?
There aren’t any real downsides to turning over the cleaning and conditioning of your leather furniture to legitimate professionals – especially in the first few years of ownership. Like a good baseball glove, leather products are going to morph, change, and become more and more broken in, and you want to be sure that this process goes just as smoothly – and just as efficiently – as humanly possible.
With the help of the best professional cleaners you will be to quickly break your new leather furniture in and give it the kind of long-lasting durability that poorly maintained leather furniture never gets to enjoy all at the exact same time!
Our upholstery cleaning services will protect your leather furniture and keep it looking perfect for years to come!