If you’re a Moroccan Decor fantastic, pretty sure you own a Moroccan Leather pouf if not more than one.
It pretty, chic and comfortable, so I bet you are wondering how are you supposed to take care of it and keep it in tip-top shape.
Fear no More, we are here today to help you and to guide you in a few easy steps. I will be showing today, “How to take care of your Moroccan Leather ottoman“.
Taking care of your Moroccan Leather Ottoman
The good thing abour Moroccan Leather Poufs is that it will last you a very long while before needing some kind of serious attention . However, the most important key to guarantee its maintained correctly and properly is to take care of any problem immediately. Hence, probably its manageable and fixible at first instead of leaving to be really damaged.
Whether you use your Pouf as extra seating, a footstool , or an occasional table; Use these tips i’m going to give you to take care of your Moroccan Leather Pouf and help it last you years and years.
Key Tips to keep your Leather Pouf in Tip-Top shape
- Use a dry microfibre cloth, and wipe regularly to remove any collected dust or dirt from shoes. As another option, give it a vacuum from time to time, with a soft brush attachment.
- Don’t use hard brushes, such as scrub brushes and course brushes. These can leave deep damaging scratches on your pouf, which can be difficult to remove later.
- Use dry cloth immediately on dry spills. If it stains, use a soft cloth with a little warm distilled water.
- When you happen to have any type of sticky residue on the pouf, try rubbing the affected area with an eraser. Or, if you’re dealing with something stronger. Go to your local pressing and ask to apply some leather friendly solvent to the remove it.
- Before using any leather cleaning product, test it first on a small not very visible spot (the underside is probably the best). Remember avoiding cleaning products that are not advised for leather.
- To ensure the color of your pouf not to fade. Keep it away from direct sunlight, but make sure to air it out from time to time.
- Also, try not to place your pouf near any heat source. This will prevent the leather from drying out and cracking up.
- While cleaning, use leather conditioner a few times a year. Pay good attention to the top where people sit and put their feet up. Conditioning a couple of times a year will keep the leather soft and supple.
- Leather has pores, and the overuse of water can lead to staining which could prove to difficult remove. So, avoid soaking your pouf with water and soap!
- To keep your leather free of scratched and deep scars, don’t let your pet (if you have one or host any haha), sit on top as their claws can scratch the leather. If you’re using your Pouffe as a footstool, be sure to remove your shoes as any buckles, clasps, and metal can also damage the leather. Kids using your Pouffe as a plaything can also inflict damage on the leather.
- Using your pouf as a casual serving table for tea or coffee is sure a good idea. However, make sure to put a small towel or a cover down first to avoid any spilling and to keep the heat of the cups to contact the leather.
- With time and usage, your pouf may start to sag causing the leather to crease. To avoid or help with this problem, make sure to stuff the inside properly so it looks great on the outside.
- Over time your Pouffe may also sag causing the leather to crease. Keeping the inside properly stuffed will also ensure it looks great on the outside too.
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Moroccan Leather pouffes are a great accesory to your home decor. And keeping it looking good is quit simple but very essentiel. You’ll see how with these tips it will last many long years.
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