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Is Scotchgard worth it, and if not, how do I keep white sofa clean?

White cotton-upholstered couch -- help me keep it clean. Pros and cons of using Scotchgard or similar product? Health risks for people and pets? Other methods? [more inside]
posted by LobsterMitten on Jul 24, 2012 - 3 answers

How to clean a microfiber couch

We've got a microfiber sofa and it's starting to look pretty dingy. How do I clean this thing up? [more inside]
posted by backseatpilot on Dec 4, 2011 - 5 answers

Help me clean my couch

We have a two-year old sofa that looks terrible and needs to be cleaned. The upholstery is 100% light-colored polyester that looks like linen. The problem is that any water leaves a very noticeable ring on the fabric. Although we're pretty good about keeping food and drinks off the couch, we have a very drippy-nosed greyhound who has left dozens of little drip marks all over the cushions. Cleaning with water and a wet rag only makes the problem worse. I also tried using Goddard's Dry Cleaning fluid (a solvent), which just left a whitish spot. Any suggestions? Would hiring a professional do the trick?
posted by jrichards on Apr 14, 2011 - 5 answers

I want a clean couch.

I need helping cleaning this filthy couch. Give me your best cleaning tricks! [more inside]
posted by ddaavviidd on Feb 8, 2011 - 12 answers

Cat + drool + couch = stain?

Love my cat. But my cat drools on my couch. How do I clean these stains? [more inside]
posted by jennyhead on May 13, 2010 - 11 answers

how can I clean this couch?

My landlord just bought a brand new sofa (this beige model) for my apartment, and I seem to have ruined it already by letting my friend sleep on it for a few days using dark-colored sheets. The area under the head/pillow is now slightly darker than the rest of the sofa; it looks as if it's always slightly wet. The cover can be dry-cleaned but will be expensive; what are the chances of it working? Are there any easier/less expensive alternatives?
posted by helios on Oct 11, 2009 - 5 answers

Fine, funky, filthy.

Help me clean my adopted couch. [more inside]
posted by jammer on Jul 25, 2006 - 5 answers

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