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There is a right way to keep your beautiful leather sofa clean and in good condition into the future.

Buying a quality leather suite or sofa is like making a long term investment. It gets better with age and will give back as much as you put in and then some...

Leather never goes out of fashion – it ages beautifully and stands the test of time.

Cleaning Your Leather Sofa

Use the brush attachment of your vacuum cleaner or a small hand held cleaner. Brush attachments are the best choice on leather as they won't scratch. Use a slow sweeping movement to suck up crumbs and other debris that always accumulates. Use your fingers to get the bits that won't come up with the brush tool.

Sponge down with warm water if you see any smears or tomato ketchup!

Did you know?

White vinegar is a great natural stain remover?

Never rub at a mark or a stain too vigorously. Sometimes calling in the professionals remove is best.

How Often Should I Clean My Sofa?

Once a week is perfectly adequate to keep your sofa in tip-top condition. Most importantly, don't obsess over it. When you spend a lot of money on something, it's tempting to keep cleaning and brushing. This won't help you keep leather in good condition. Too much can be as bad as not enough.