Umbrellas are essential household items. They can be used for sunshading on sunny days, and they are needed to cover wind and rain on rainy days. Umbrella maintenance is very important. Correct maintenance can extend the useful life of umbrellas.
It’s best not to keep the new umbrella just bought for a long time. You need to let rainwater to remove the acid surface of the umbrella. And don’t leave the umbrella just bought for a long time. The ribs, umbrella surface, etc. will deteriorate after a long time. brittle.
Before using an umbrella, you must first straighten out the ribs and umbrella surface, especially for children umbrellas and folding umbrellas, otherwise it is very easy to damage the umbrella ribs and tear the umbrella surface or structure.
After the umbrella is used, it should be dried or wiped dry in time. Do not fold it up with water. If the place where the umbrella is placed is not suitable for expansion, it can be placed in this way so that the water can be placed along the direction of the umbrella surface. For example, for a long umbrella, you can place the tip of the umbrella down to let the water flow along the ribs, so as not to leave water on the surface of the umbrella. The iron umbrella is very easy to rust after being exposed to water for a long time. Yes, so it is necessary to keep the umbrella clean.
In this way, the dried umbrella is best to wipe the umbrella from the inside to the outside with a dry cloth and place it in a ventilated and dry place. If you don’t use it for a long time, you can also apply some lubricating oil to the umbrella handle or rib to prevent the umbrella from rusting.
Umbrellas should be stored in a ventilated and dry place, and remember not to place them in a dark and humid place. In addition, don’t put it on the lime wall, because the lime wall is alkaline, and the umbrella cloth is acidic after being dyed black, and it is prone to chemical reactions, which will make the umbrella brittle. Don’t touch the high temperature either. High temperature can easily deform the umbrella.
Most umbrella handles are plastic, so it is best not to expose it to high temperatures. Don’t use the umbrella as a tool, such as picking things up with the umbrella. In addition, after wiping all the umbrellas, let them dry before putting them away. It is best not to expose them to the sun or to expose them to the sun for a long time. This will easily cause the umbrellas to age and shorten the useful life of the umbrellas. . While drying the umbrella, it is also necessary to prevent the umbrella from being placed in a place that is prone to sticking soot or splashing sparks, and avoid burning the umbrella cloth.
After usually using the umbrella, wipe it off with a clean paper towel or rag in time. Don’t wait a long time before you wipe it. This way the stains are already stuck on the umbrella and it is difficult to wipe clean. It is also very detrimental to the maintenance of the umbrella. of. But if the umbrella cloth is stained with mud or the like, don’t worry about washing it, let it dry first, and then use a soft brush to remove the mud.
Silk umbrellas and cloth umbrellas should be cleaned with laundry detergent. After washing, wash them with water, and then dry them; do not open the silk umbrellas for washing, otherwise the umbrella surface will be dry and cracked after drying; When cleaning the umbrella, add a little white vinegar, first add a little detergent to the basin, then pour some white vinegar, then add some clean water, stir well, and then use this mixture to clean the silk umbrella, it can be very easy to clean the mud and dirt.
Umbrellas cannot be cleaned with flammable oils such as kerosene and gasoline; there is a small coup to clean dark-colored cloth umbrellas, that is, use strong tea water. When the colorful umbrella cloth is dirty, you can clean it with a mixture of water and vinegar.