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No outdoor living can be enjoyable unless you have a pleasant looking contemporary canvas patio umbrella to rest under. Patio canvas umbrellas come in various designs, styles and colors to blend with …

No outdoor living can be enjoyable unless you have a pleasant looking contemporary canvas patio umbrella to rest under. Patio canvas umbrellas come in various designs, styles and colors to blend with your outdoor furniture. Whether over a table, patio, or poolside, the presence of a canvas umbrella will enable your family members as well as your guests to spend some quality time together.

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  • 1. Cleaning a Canvas Umbrella No outdoor living can be enjoyable unless you have a pleasant looking contemporary canvas patio umbrella to rest under. Patio canvas umbrellas come in various designs, styles and colors to blend with your outdoor furniture. Whether over a table, patio, or poolside, the presence of a canvas umbrella will enable your family members as well as your guests to spend some quality time together. The basic function of an outdoor canvas umbrella is to provideshade from the harsh summer sun. A large selection of outdoor canvas umbrellas isavailable ranging from inexpensive and entirely functional to higher priced exotic onesdesigned to create a tropical paradise look. The canvas umbrellas also come in differentsizes and shapes.The question most often asked is – what is the life expectancy of an outdoor canvasumbrella. The lifespan of a canvas umbrella depends on how well you maintain it. Youshould regularly clean the canvas umbrella and securely store it away during monthswhen you will not need it. This way, you can be sure the outdoor patio umbrella will lastfor many years.Please also bear in mind the manner of opening and closing your outdoor canvasumbrella as suggested by the supplier. Be vigilant at all times and immediately removeyour umbrella if there are strong gales or storm is brewing.
  • 2. Canvas umbrellas are indeed durable but they willgather dirt and grime as they are exposed to theelements. So it is your responsibility to clean theumbrella at periodic intervals. If only you take somepains, your canvas umbrella will look as good as newat all times.If you are not already aware how to clean an outdoorcanvas umbrella, you can follow the steps outlinedbelow:• Disentangle the canvas from the frame. Thereshould be no difficulty as the canvas on the outdoor canvas umbrellas is detachable.• Get hold of empty, clean wide-mouthed garbage can and fill it with water orOxiclean. If the canvas color is white you can add bleach and if the canvas is colored, youcan add any color-safe bleach.• Soak the canvas umbrella cover in the mixture and allow it to remain there for oneor two hours.• Shove the canvas cover thereafter into the washing machine. A canvas umbrellacover will be able to easily withstand the cycling pressure of a washing machine cycle.Add your regular detergent and bleach or OxiClean. The canvas will emerge in perfectnew-look condition.• Next, you will have to clean the umbrella frame. The best way to do this is to hoseoff the umbrella frame with a pressure water hose. You can use glass cleaner to get rid ofany dirt or grime. If the dirt or stain persists, you can use bathroom cleaner that containsbleach. Wear gloves while handling bleaching powder.• Restore the canvas to its original fitting on the frame. If your canvas umbrella coveris still wet, place it along with the frame in the stand and leave it to air-dry.
  • 3. If your canvas patio umbrellas look neat and bright, your guests will love to call on youmore often to spend time under the umbrella. Your family members will also be toohappy to spend time sitting under the umbrella. Canvas umbrellas should be cleaned anddried completely before they are securely stored away for winter months.Source: http://www.cool-off.com/