Building a home and renovating it beautifully is just the initial step. If you want your house to be clean, fresh, and beautiful, you must take care of your house furnishings effectively. Furniture occupies most of the space in the house. Furnishing, according to the room and theme, adds a nice feel to the entire place.
Here are a few effective furniture-care tips and ideas:
- Invest in good-quality furniture: The first step towards a beautiful home is investing in good furniture. Make sure to get the best quality furniture as they are durable and stand strong for a few years without asking for frequent repairs.
- Clean it accordingly: The cleaning process is not the same for all the furniture. If it is metal furniture, use a dry cloth to dust it. If it is wooden furniture, use a damp cloth to clean the surface, and for upholstery, use a vacuum cleaner.
- Repair if needed: Adhere to the repairs frequently. Replace any part if necessary. Use varnish or powder-coat to make the old furniture look fresh.
- Cover it whenever necessary: Make it a habit to cover your furniture with old blankets or thin plastic wrap whenever needed. If you apply a fresh coat to your walls, don't let your furniture suffer. Cover them up, so no paint or dust gets settled them. If you are shifting to a new house, make sure to completely pack your furniture so that they don't get damaged during the transportation process. If you have a house party, cover the furniture with old covers or clean them immediately after the party.
- Handle it with care: Make sure to handle your furniture with care. If it is a cabinet or wardrobe, open the doors politely. If it is a bed or couch, make sure not to add pressure on it by jumping or placing heavy items which may affect the springs. Try not to take any sharp items near the furniture, which may accidentally cause scratches.
Renovating and decorating your house with expensive furniture is not the ultimate work. After investing in good furniture, you need to take care of it and maintain it, so it retains its fresh and new look for a long time.