The following cleaning codes and instructions are provided for your education and direction in cleaning spots and stains from your new EJ Lauren upholstered pieces. These are common and recognized definitions within the furniture industry but should not be construed as a guarantee that desired results will be obtained by following these methods. Always test cleaners in a hidden area before proceeding.
“S” Labeled Upholstery Must be dry solvent cleaned only. Dry solvent cleaning is reserved for delicate or non-colorfast fabrics that can be damaged when using water-based cleaning methods. The term dry solvent refers to non-water, hydrocarbon-based compounds. Dry cleaning is considered to be the safest of cleaning methods; however solvents may damage adhesives or latex back coatings.
“W” Labeled Upholstery The furniture piece can be cleaned with water. This is the most durable type of fabric you can buy and is ideal for furniture that will see a high volume of use or spills (family room chairs, living room couches and chairs). “WS” Labeled Upholstery Fabrics can be cleaned with either water or solvent based products. Use a mild solvent, an upholstery shampoo, or the foam from a mild detergent.