There are no studies that would verify material resistance to scratches made by cats. However, pets owner should consider the choice of wear resistant fabrics before buying upholstered furniture. For them we highly recommend different kind of flocks for e.g Penta (230 000 Martindale's cycles.)
What is the difference between 30 and 100 thousands MARTINDALE's cycles?
Depending on the upholstery material (e.g. braid, chenille, flock) different scale of cycl...
Depending on the upholstery material (e.g. braid, chenille, flock) different scale of cycles is used (strokes). In case of braid category A it is over 35 thousands cycles and when it comes to flocks it is 45 thousands cycles (strokes). What is more, the minimal requirement for everyday use is 25 thousands cycles. It means that every score above this level guarantees high level of friction resistance.
How to clean PU leather?
PU leathers should be cleaned due to the information given in user manual. (They are attac...
PU leathers should be cleaned due to the information given in user manual. (They are attached to every collection and they can be found on www.fargotex.pl). If it is necessary clean the fabric using wet soft cloth without the use of force. We highly recommend to clean stains using the soap dissolved in water or special cleaning products for PU leathers. Avoid any agents containing bleach. A spilled liquid should be cleaned as soon as it is possible starting from the outside to the center of the stain without unnecessary friction.
In case of products from Magic Home collection (Vienna, Fushion, Long Island) ink stains can be removed with use of eraser.
In case of troublesome stains , use ethyl alcohol in the form of a spray.
How to clean a fabric?
Fabrics should be cleaned due to the information given in user manual. (They are attached ...
Fabrics should be cleaned due to the information given in user manual. (They are attached to every collection and they can be found on www.fargotex.pl)
Fabric should be vacuumed with a vacuum cleaner or by hand using a soft cloth. Liquids should be wiped from the surface using a absorbing material without unnecessary pressure. Remaining liquid should be cleaned using a soft fabric (cotton cloth, paper towel, etc.) exerting a light pressure. Dry dirt (mud, ash, dust, cosmetic, etc.) should be vaccumed from the fabric surface to prevent ingress of mentioned substances. In case of different stains it is necessary to use cotton cloth and soap. Then wipe the stain with a light pressure and avoid spreading of the stain. Movements should be gentle and circular. To clean the product use a hypoallergenic soap (soft soap). Users should avoid using dishwashing liquids, liquid soaps, alkaline solvent cleaners and oil-based solvents. It is also important not to use agents used in a household such as bleach etc.
What is the difference between water repellent and easy clean fabrics?
Fabrics which does not absorb liquids are not easy clean fabrics. Fabrics that don't...
Fabrics which does not absorb liquids are not easy clean fabrics. Fabrics that don't absorb liquids are marked with Water Repellent sign. They are teflon-coated, which collects drops of liquid on the surface of the fabric ( e. g. Milton, Aruba, Aspen). However, Magic Home easy clean fabrics contain protection system thanks to which all stains can be easily cleaned (e.g. Astoria, Porto, Orion, Cameleon, Mont Blanc, Penta).
Do we find in offer stain proof fabrics?
There are no nonstaining and stain- resistant fabrics on the market.. However, there are ...
There are no nonstaining and stain- resistant fabrics on the market.. However, there are fabrics that due to special structure are easy to clean. Any dirt or stain can be easily removed in a short period of time. Such materials are fabrics from Magic Home Collection. There just only three simple steeps of cleaning, which are limited to the use of water, paper towel or soft soap and cotton cloth to return to its original purity.
What does Pilling 4/5 mean?
The level of vulnerability to pilling is defined according to appropriate standard (PN-EN ...
The level of vulnerability to pilling is defined according to appropriate standard (PN-EN ISO 12945-2) on scale from one to five. Five is the maximum resistance to pilling and no changes occur. Four points on this scale means that small signs of pilling may be visible. To properly interpret the result it is a good idea to understand different types of pilling (pilling caused by external effect and pilling resulting from properties of fabric). The most common type of pilling caused by external factors.
You can read more about different types of pilling in the first theoretical part of "Niezbędnik Super Sprzedawcy ". To read more go to Furniture Stores Zone tab.
What factors should be considered before buying upholstery fabric?
The choice of upholstery fabric is one of the most important factors when buying upholster...
The choice of upholstery fabric is one of the most important factors when buying upholstered furniture. It has an important impact on both: the usefulness of the furniture and its aesthetics. To choose the right fabric colour, structure, wear and pilling resistance and usefulness should be considered (in case of families with children). It is also important to choose easy clean fabric which does not retain liquids.
Attention: The selection of fabric depends on its user. Different factors should be considered by people who use furniture from time to time and parents who are afraid of stains and dirt which may occur as a consequence of children's activity.
Before buying a upholstery fabric essential characteristics of the fabric should be taken into consideration. (explaination of technical parameters are presented in the first theoretical part of “Niezbędnik Super Sprzedawcy ”, which is located at Furniture Stores Zone tab.
Does frequent cleaning cause loss of easy cleaning property?
With proper use, easy cleaning properties are enabled to 10 washing/cleaning cycles. It me...
Some materials thanks to the original design and their properties (softness, plasticity, wear resistance etc.) belong to multifunctional collections. It means that they can be used for furniture upholstering, sewing decorations in the form of coverlets, curtains or decorative pillows.
Do you have in offer fabrics which are safe for allergy sufferers?
All Fargotex Group products hold Oeko-tex Standard certificate or REACH declaration. ...
All Fargotex Group products hold Oeko-tex Standard certificate or REACH declaration.
It means that our fabrics meet all human ecological requirements and they do not contain hazardous chemicals harmful to human health and the environment, which may contribute to the occurrence of allergic reactions.
What is the difference between leatherette and PU Leather?
No. Leatherette is leather substitute made of PVC and that is the reason why they break or...
No. Leatherette is leather substitute made of PVC and that is the reason why they break or delaminate after some time . PU leather by Fargotex are made in 100% from high quality PU and thanks to that they do not break and delaminate. Our products have great mechanical properties and they do not stretch, tear and break. What is more, they are very flexible.
Can I use a blanket to cover my sofa?
To cover all upholstered furniture such as: bedspreads, blankets, etc. it is important to...
To cover all upholstered furniture such as: bedspreads, blankets, etc. it is important to check whether the fabric has no hair (all surfaces should be smooth). In case of fabric which are not smooth the effect of pilling caused by external factors may occur. It is usually a result of combining fibers from two different sources and it is very difficult to get rid of them. ( Methods of pilling removal are presented in the first theoretical part of "
How often to clean and maintain a sofa.
Fabrics should be cleaned regularly according to the user manual (they attached to every c...
Fabrics should be cleaned regularly according to the user manual (they attached to every collection at www.fargotex.pl). Different types of fabrics such as ( chenille, braid, knit or PE leather) should be considered in a different way.
Regular cleaning and maintenance protects fabrics from getting dirty and it also extends their lifespan. All products for cleaning and maintenance of upholstery fabrics should first be checked on an invisible spot .
Do we have in offer fabrics which are designed for doctor's office?
The choice of upholstery fabric for medical practices depends on the use of fabric and its...
The choice of upholstery fabric for medical practices depends on the use of fabric and its parameters. They are described in special requirements which have to be fulfilled by doctor's office. Easy clean fabrics are the best choice for medical practicies. We highly recommend PU leathers which are made of high quality PU e.g. Vienna, Fusion. In comparison to the natural leather they are more durable and provide greater comfort.