How to maintain raincoat? Raincoat is rainproof clothing made of tarpaulin. The raincoat is suitable for waterproof fabrics such as rubber cloth, tarpaulin, and plastic film. Modern raincoat waterproof fabrics focus on breathability, such as special nylon, GORE-TEX, etc. Breathable raincoats are beneficial for people to wear wet and hot moisture from raincoats to increase comfort. So how should the raincoat be maintained and washed?
First of all, the raincoat should be placed in the sun as much as possible after washing to prevent the rubber from aging. Rubber is a polymer material that contains a large number of atoms and unsaturated chemical bonds. It easily reacts with various components in the air, such as oxygen, and this reaction is irreversible.
Secondly, try not to put oil and other things together when storing raincoats, so as not to contaminate the raincoats with these substances. It is necessary to know that dirty cloth raincoats are difficult to wash.
The bad habit of many people after using a raincoat is to knead the raincoat into a ball and place it in a corner or in a car. This will greatly shorten the service life of the raincoat. Introduce several ways to save raincoats:
After using the raincoat, you can use a towel to gently wipe off the water on it, and then dry the raincoat wholesale. Don’t put the raincoat in the sun. After drying, you can fold the raincoat and store it in a cool and dry place for ventilation. The raincoat should not come into contact with strong corrosive liquids. The rainproof layer of the raincoat is easily damaged, so it must be remembered.
The above is a simple raincoat preservation method, pay attention to the preservation method of the above raincoat, the raincoat can be used for more than 5 years, the service life of the raincoat is actually very long, but because we do not pay attention to it, the service life of the raincoat is shortened.