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    Posted: 24/February/2021 at 3:15pm
Has anyone had any experience with light/dark blotches on linen upholstery fabric?
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I have a good experience with that. Linen upholstery is best for household. Because linen stains and wrinkles readily, it is best suited for formal living rooms or adult spaces. Light blotches are my favorite. It also won't hold up to a lot of abuse. To avoid shrinkage, soiled linen upholstery should be professionally cleaned.
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Ah, those light and dark blotches on linen upholstery? Yeah, they can be a bit of a headache. Sometimes, it's water stains. Spill some water, and as it dries, it leaves these marks. What I'd do is try to even out the moisture. Lightly dampen the whole thing with distilled water and let it air dry.

Then there's the sun. Too much sunlight, and you've got fading issues. Rearrange the furniture a bit or throw up some curtains to shield it from the sun.

And spills—oh boy. Coffee, wine, pet mishaps—they can all mess with the color. You've got to be quick on your feet for those spills. Clean them up pronto, or you'll end up with blotches. For a full clean, check what the manufacturer recommends.

Sometimes, it's just the fabric itself. Quality issues or differences in dye lots during manufacturing can leave you with uneven colors. Best bet there is to reach out to the folks where it came from—maybe they can sort you out.

And wear and tear? That's another one. If you've got a favorite spot that's getting a ton of use, it's gonna show. Rotate those cushions, maybe throw on some covers to keep things looking fresh.

Oh, and don't forget the cleaning bit. Use the wrong stuff, and you might end up with weird discoloration. Always stick to what the manufacturer recommends.

If all else fails, and those blotches are still hanging around, it might be time to talk to a fellow pro upholstery cleaner or the folks who made it. They'll probably have the best advice for your particular linen situation.
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