Moulds are very contagious, they spread very fast. If you provide them with an appropriate condition to thrive. In no time they’ll invade your furniture and probably your home. You have to act fast in order to get rid of mould, it can be harmful to your health. There are some home remedies, which you can use to get rid of mould. In this article you’ll read about the method, trying which give you a mould free upholstery.
Before starting the process you’ll need these supplies
- A respirator and gloves.
- Full sleeves shirt and pants.
- Vacuum cleaner with an installed filter.
- White vinegar & rubbing alcohol.
Clean the upholstery in an open place, where sunlight can reach
- Sunline is the enemy of mould, it kills the mould and prevents it from spreading further. Ensuring proper sunlight in the room should be your primary objective.
- Take a brush and wipe the area affected by mould. Do not use the same brush on the unaffected area or it’ll spread there as well.
- Use a vacuum cleaner and run it thoroughly on your upholstery.
- If the mould has spread largely, use mild detergent on the affected area of upholstery. Scrub the area with a sponge. After that clean it with a clean damp cloth.
- Expose the upholstery for a few hours in the sun and let it dry completely.
When the upholstery is completely dry bring it inside your home and spray rubbing alcohol to prevent mould from infests again. If you don’t have to rub alcohol or don’t want to use it. You can use a mixture of equal white vinegar and water and then spray it on the affected area. Remember the mould only infests in moist and humid place, so make sure your home doesn’t have a humid atmosphere. Sometimes, the mould deeply goes into the fibre of upholstery, in that case discarding it remains the only solution.
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