How to care for your rattan garden furniture
Rattan garden furniture manufacturers have developed a variety of designs for their products. They range from simple to ornate, but all are easy to care for and will last for many years.
Here at Rattan Garden Furniture Outlet a Majority of our rattan furniture is PE rattan, a synthetic material used in furniture manufacturing for years. It’s durable, lightweight, and easy to clean. PE rattan is also resistant to the elements and can withstand the sun’s heat without fading or cracking. However, If you want your garden furniture to last through many seasons of use, it’s essential to take care of it properly. Below are some tips on how you can care for your new rattan garden furniture:
Use protective covers when necessary.
Protecting your furniture from the elements is essential, especially during winter. You can cover it with a cover or a blanket.
Use a cover when necessary. You should use protective covers when needed. For example, during winter or if you live in an area where there’s heavy rain and wind for most of the year, it’s best to keep your rattan garden furniture covered with something that will protect it from getting damaged by moisture and dirt particles in the air (such as dust).
Cushions should be removed when not in use, particularly during winter months and stored in a dry place. Cushion covers may be washed by hand or machine on a gentle cycle and air dried.
Refrain from extreme temperatures.
When you’re not using your rattan furniture, you should store it. The best place to store your furniture is in a cool and dry space. Extreme temperatures can harm your rattan furniture, so avoid leaving it outside, in direct sunlight, or cold from harsh winter weather conditions! for extended periods.
Tidy up spills immediately.
If you have a spill on your furniture, clean it as soon as possible. Use mild soap and warm water to clean the stain. Ensure you are careful around the edges where the rattan is attached to the frame.
Use a soft cloth or sponge to clean up any spills, and do not use harsh cleaning solutions or power washers when cleaning the furniture. Do not use bleach on Rattan!
Wipe it down regularly.
While the rattan is treated to withstand the elements, you still need to wipe it down from time to time with a damp cloth or sponge and mild detergent. Use a soft brush to remove dirt and debris from the weave, then wipe again with a damp cloth. Finally, rinse thoroughly with water and let dry before using again. As already mentioned, never use harsh chemicals on your furniture, as they could damage its finish and affect how well it repels water in the future!
TIP! You should be careful when rinsing off your cushions so that any dirt doesn’t get into their seams (which may cause mildew), but other than that, you don’t need any special tools or products when cleaning pe rattan garden furniture cushions. After washing, let them air dry completely before storing them away until their next use!