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Cleaning Top 5 Stains From Upholstery

Homeowners tend to invest in upholstery furniture as they want to make their house look beautiful, elegant and delighted every day. But it gets worse when your upholstery looks old or dirty due to stains. Removing stains is a matter of hard work but with proper instructions and techniques. However there are many types of stains like grease, food spillage stains and even some stains become permanent if not treated on time. From below you get to know about different types of stains and tips on how to clean them to make your upholstery furniture look new.

Cleaning Top 5 Stains From Upholstery
  • Remove Oil Stains

❃ Oil stains are slippery marks which usually occur from pizza, or any fried food items. 

❃ To get rid of stains of oil immediately apply dish detergent on the stained area so that it doesn’t leave any permanent marks on your upholstery. Keep it for half an hour and then gently rub it with a soft cloth.


Note: If the stain still remain in the upholstery, then call the professional upholstery cleaning service for detailed cleaning


  • Remove Ink Stains

Ink stains may seem insignificant compared to a big red wine splotch on your upholstery. But ink stains leave terrible spots that no one wants to see.

❃ To remove these stains take a tablespoon of white vinegar and combine it with half cup of rubbing alcohol.

❃ After mixing it, take a clean cloth and dip it into the solution and blot the stain. Do note to not rub the stain as it can damage it more.

  • Remove Pet Urine Stains

Most homes have pets from which they get joy and positive vibes but these fur babies can leave smell and dirt on your expensive upholstery furniture.

❃ Mix a compound of a cup of white vinegar and another cup of cold water in it.

❃ Sprinkle onto the stained area. After that use a neat and clean towel to blot the stain.

  • Remove Tomato Sauce Stain

Everybody loves tomato ketchup as it builds up the taste of the food more. But while eating tomato ketchup most times it gets on the upholstery furniture and disturbs the look.

❃ First mix 2 tablespoons of white vinegar and one tablespoon of dishwashing soap and pray it stains..

❃ To check whether the stain is removed or not just scrub the stain area and if not you will need assistance for dry cleaning.

  • Remove Mud Stain

When you bring outside slippers inside your house without knowing that there is mud on it and by mistake touches it with your clean upholstered furniture. Here are some tips to clean it.

❃ Let the dirt dry, scrape the excess and vacuum any loose particles.

❃ Make a compound of two cups of water and one tablespoon of dishwashing liquid in it. Then use it with a sponge on the stain area. If it doesn’t go, then take the help of professionals.

Get In Touch With Us For Best Upholstery Cleaning Service

Are the stains damaging the looks and worth of your prestige upholstered furniture? Fresh Upholstery Cleaning can deal with unwanted stains with our special modern machinery and skilled upholstery cleaners who know how to remove these disturbing stains from your furniture. Don’t hesitate about the stains, we will make sure that the glamorous look of your upholstered stays the same. Call our professional before you start cleaning by yourself for the best results.

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Residing in Melbourne, Oliver Black realized his passion for cleaning when he was 15 years old. He eventually decided to follow his own passion and converted it to business in 2008. He started out an upholstery cleaning company in Melbourne- Fresh Upholstery Cleaning. And with the skills and ability, his work managed to gain fame and popularity among the local companies. Besides Melbourne, he has spread the business among major Australian cities including Canberra, Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide, and Perth.