Hot summer home maintenance tips

- Jul 25, 2019-

As the temperature continues to rise, the hot summer has arrived, and the home is easy to breed germs. However, the problem of furniture maintenance in the family has become a topic of concern to many owners. In summer, the light, temperature and humidity change rapidly, the air is humid, the heat is hot, the ultraviolet rays are strong, etc., which will affect the service life of the furniture. Especially air conditioning, air conditioning has become a must-have for our summer, then how can we properly maintain these furniture? How can we ensure that you have a healthy, fresh air environment?


When solid wood furniture is exposed to continuous exposure, ultraviolet rays may cause cracks on the surface of the coating or cause fading and blackening. So don't let the furniture get exposed to direct sunlight for a long time. If there is no condition to stay away from the sun, you can take the method of hanging the tulle curtains, which does not affect the indoor lighting, but also protect the furniture.


In addition, dry and cold air from the air conditioning outlet will also affect the frame of the furniture. The furniture should be placed at a distance of more than 50 cm from the air conditioning or heating outlets, as drastic changes in temperature can cause premature aging of any exposed parts of the furniture. Electric table experts reminded that in the hot and humid weather in summer, try not to directly use the rag with water to wipe the solid wood furniture to prevent it from being deformed by moisture and reduce the service life. The temperature is between 18 ° C and 24 ° C and the relative humidity is between 35% and 40%. It is the ideal environment for wooden furniture.


Leather furniture is popular with people for its excellent touch and beautiful appearance, but the leather surface is porous and absorbs sweat in summer. The high temperature and humidity environment will cause the organic matter in the sweat to react with the leather and produce odor. The long-term contact will also cause the leather furniture to change color and crack. Therefore, leather furniture must be wiped with a soft cloth.