We are often approached by estate auction companies to clean a velvet chair before it goes up for auction. In this case, it was a pair of velvet parlor chairs at a local estate auction. The auctioneer saw that each chair had numerous stains on the arms and seat, and knew that it would affect [...]
Extra care must be taken when cleaning silk, especially when a furniture piece is imported or antique. Silk can vary from country to country and may be thinner with antique furniture. It is not recommended that you attempt to clean or remove spots or stains. Instead call the professionals at LaFrance Cleaning Solutions.
Haitian cotton is very difficult to clean because it is an unprocessed variety of cotton fiber. Even a spilled glass of water can cause the dye to be released from the seeds and stems, causing staining. For a novice, trying to clean a small spot on furniture made with Haitian cotton can turn into a catastrophe. [...]
It’s time! Now is a good time to have LaFrance Cleaning Solutions apply 3M Scotchgard Carpet Protector after your next carpet cleaning. With the changing weather and more people and pet traffic going in and out of your house, Scotchgard can help prevent permanent carpet stains and soiling. 3M Scotchgard Helps Prevent Permanent Stains Scotchgard [...]