The variety of furniture materials is now more diverse and interesting. One that many people are interested in is glass. Besides looks luxurious and elegant, glass material is also easy to combine with various other materials. Unfortunately, many people still think that caring for glass furniture is difficult and requires special techniques.
Actually caring for glass furniture is not as difficult as you might think. You only need to do it correctly and carefully so as not to cause scratches and can make the glass material clean.
Glass material is indeed the most suitable for outdoor furniture because the color will not be brittle or fade like other materials. However, you should know that rainwater is the main enemy of glass furniture. Try to keep your glass furniture dry at all times. Do not too lazy to dry glass furniture that has just been exposed to rain or water spills because high humidity is prone to causing mold on the glass surface.
Not many people know that hot weather is not the right moment to clean glass furniture. Because hot weather will make the surface of the furniture dry too quickly and leave additional stains. It would be better if you clean the furniture when the weather is shady so that you have plenty of time to dry the surface to the maximum.
Do not underestimate the use of a special glass cleaning fluid. You do need this one product to treat glass furniture effectively. Usually, special glass cleaning products contain special ingredients that are effective at removing dirt as well as eradicating glass mold. If you use it regularly, surely glass furniture will always look clean and shiny like new.
Newsprint is the best object for cleaning glass furniture and drying it. When caring for glass furniture, you must prepare dry newsprint. After you spray the glass cleaner, dry the entire furniture surface with newspaper. This simple method will make the surface of the glass furniture shine again and free of dirt.
Stubborn stains on the surface of glass furniture will certainly bother you because the furniture looks dull. Don’t worry about this problem. You can solve this by making a mixture of water and vinegar in a 1:1 ratio. The vinegar content is proven to be effective in removing scale, oil stains, and other stubborn dirt on the glass surface. When the stains on the glass furniture are clean, dry the remaining vinegar solution with newspaper.
If you don’t use newsprint to clean glass furniture, then you should use a soft cloth. Microfiber rags are a good alternative to glass cleaners because the fibers are soft and not prone to scratching. Glass furniture will always smooth if you treat it with a soft cloth.
Usually, glass furniture is not only made of glass. There is kind of glass furniture that combined with leather, wood, or stainless steel. Therefore, you also have to care to the materials that make up the furniture. Each material has different characteristics. For example, wood and leather materials must be kept away from water exposure and excessive sunlight so that they do not become brittle or fade. You should caring these details for the sake of strong and durable glass furniture.
Who says taking care of glass furniture is difficult? You just need a little consistency so that your favorite glass furniture always attractive and ready to perfect your home interior and exterior.