Care and maintenance: Keeping your Delcor sofa bed in top shape

Introduction:

Delcor sofa beds are designed not only for style and comfort but also for durability. Proper care and maintenance are crucial to extending the life of your sofa bed and ensuring it continues to look and feel great. This guide offers essential tips for keeping your Delcor sofa bed in pristine condition.

Daily and weekly care tips:

Regular cleaning:

Vacuum the sofa bed regularly using a soft brush attachment to remove dust and prevent dirt from becoming embedded in the fabric.

Clean spills immediately with a clean, damp cloth. Avoid harsh chemicals that can damage the fabric or leather.

Cushion care:

Fluff and rotate the cushions regularly to maintain their shape and comfort.

If the cushions have removable covers, follow the washing instructions carefully to avoid shrinkage or damage.

Read our care sheet for more information.

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Monthly and seasonal maintenance:

Deep cleaning:

Schedule a professional cleaning as required to keep the upholstery looking fresh and vibrant.

For leather sofa beds, use a conditioner every 6-12 months to keep the leather soft and prevent cracking.

Mechanism maintenance:

Check and lubricate the moving parts of the sofa bed mechanism annually to ensure smooth operation.

Tighten any loose screws or bolts to prevent wobbling and noise.

Addressing common issues:

Stains and spills:

Use a specific cleaner based on the type of upholstery. Test any cleaning product on a hidden area first to ensure it does not discolor or damage the fabric.

For stubborn stains, consider hiring a professional upholstery cleaner.

Squeaks and creaks:

Apply a silicone-based lubricant to metal parts if you hear squeaking during use.

Ensure all connections are tight and secure.

Preventative measures:

Avoid direct sunlight:

Position your sofa bed away from direct sunlight to prevent fading and deterioration of the fabric.

Use curtains or blinds to block or filter sunlight during peak hours.

Protect from pets and sharp objects:

Use protective covers if pets are allowed on the furniture to avoid scratches and stains.

Keep sharp objects like scissors, belts, and keys away from the sofa to prevent accidental tears.

Conclusion:

Taking proper care of your Delcor sofa bed is essential for ensuring it continues to serve as a comfortable and beautiful part of your home. With regular maintenance and prompt attention to any issues, your sofa bed will remain a cherished piece for years to come.

Keep your Delcor sofa bed looking and functioning like new with our care tips. For more detailed advice or specific concerns, contact us or visit your nearest destination showroom.