Your curtains can add an aesthetic appeal to your room, but they also attract a lot of dust and dirt. If you overlook this, the accumulated dirt and debris often get caked and become difficult to clean.
Don’t worry, we have some really helpful cleaning tips that will help you clean your curtains with minimum effort.
Start by checking the wash care label on your curtains to understand whether you can wash them in the machine. Wash your curtains on cold water setting by using your regular detergent. To give your curtains a new shine, add ½ a cup of vinegar to the wash cycle.
If your curtains are made of delicate fabric like velvet or lace, or has beads, it’s best to hand-wash them. First, dust the loose dirt. Then, make a cleaning solution comprising ½ a bucket of water and 2 tsp. of detergent. Mix well. Thoroughly wash and rinse your curtains in this cleaning solution.
Steam cleaning is the best choice for curtains made of heavy fabrics that are difficult to take down from the rails. Follow the manufacturer’s instructions to fill the water tank in your steam cleaner and attach the nozzle. Hold the nozzle 5 inches from your curtain and start cleaning from top to bottom. Make sure you cover the entire surface of the curtain. Then, allow the curtain to air-dry.
Try this easy cleaning method and keep your curtains clean and your home stylish!