Accidental spillages from drinks, ink and food can occur if you spend a lot of time in an office chair. Office chairs can also collect dust, stains and other particles, which can cause problems with their efficiency.
It can cause discomfort that could impede the functionality of your office chair. This is why you will need to clean it. The fabric of an office chair will determine how to clean it.
Mesh office chairs differ from leather chairs in this instance because of the breathable fabric. If you want to clean mesh office chairs, then you can use water.
Let’s dive into the details of how to clean and maintain an office chair.
Things you’ll need
You will need to prepare some items before you can start. These are the items:
- Warm water
- Stain Remover
- Liquid soap
- Microfiber cloths
- Cleansing rags
- Washing bowl
A vacuum cleaner that includes a brush attachment, brush attachments and a dustpan.
How to Clean Mesh Ergonomic Office Furniture
These steps are only applicable to chairs made of generic mesh materials. Ergomeister chairs are made of open mesh material, which makes them easier to clean and maintain. You can visit our aftercare page to learn more about how to care for an Ergomeister mesh seat.
Step 1. Use a vacuum cleaner
To get rid of dust and other debris, the first thing to do is to use your vacuum to clean your chair. Mesh is cool and comfortable, but the tiny holes in the fabric can collect dust and crumbs.
You can remove them by lightly running the hose attachment of the vacuum cleaner through the mesh of the chair. This is important because you must remove all dirt and residue from your mesh chair before moving on to the next step.
Once you have removed the removable parts of the chair, you will need to wash each part separately with a clean rag. You will only need to use a small amount of liquid soap and then place the rag in the hot water.
Next, squeeze out any remaining water from the rag. Finally, wipe the chair’s parts cleanly. Make sure you read the instructions on how to clean these parts.
Step 3. Get Rid Of Hard-to-Clean Stains
Some stains, such as ink and coffee stains can’t be cleaned with soap and water. These stains can be treated with a microfiber cloth and stain remover.
A stain remover can cause a mesh office chair Singapore to become discolored or damaged. Before you use the solution, make sure to carefully read the instructions and test it on a small area of mesh fabric.
Once you’ve determined that it is safe to use your stain remover on mesh office chairs, you can spray it on the stains. You can let it soak for a while, then gently press the stain with a microfiber cloth.
To remove the blot, it’s best not to cause damage to the mesh. However, this is not necessary if you don’t have any stubborn stains.
After cleaning the mesh and removing stains, it’s time to clean the central portion of your chair using a safe, high-quality disinfectant. It is important to read the instructions on how to clean your chair’s central part with disinfectant.
Spray the main body with disinfectant and then wipe it off gently with a cloth if it is safe for the mesh chair.
If you don’t have a suitable disinfectant, you can mix heated water with soap. Finally, use heated water to clean difficult-to-reach places.
Step 5. Clean the Accessories and Framework
It is now time to clean any accessories or attachments attached to your chair. You can use the same disinfectant, warm water and soap solution, to clean the headrest, seat pads, armrests, supporting frame, and base.
If the cover is made of fabric, you can use a handheld vacuum cleaner to clean your headrest. Then, you can clean it with liquid soap.
Additional Tips for Properly Maintaining Your Mesh Office Chairs
You want your chair to look good after you have cleaned it. These tips will help you keep your chair clean for a longer time.
First, avoid eating at your desk. Snacking or drinking while you work can leave stains on your chair. You can go to a nearby cafe and eat or drink.
You can also choose a spot at work where you can have your drinks and snacks if you are unable to go out. It’s best if the space is easily cleaned.
A second tip to maintain your mesh chair is to clean them regularly. You can clean your mesh chair for as little as 10 minutes each day or weekly.
This will ensure that your chair stays clean for longer periods of time, as it prevents the accumulation and discoloration of dirt, grime, and dust.
The Key Takeaway
It’s important to clean your mesh office chair but it’s equally important to have a durable and easy-to-maintain chair. Ergomeister has the right chairs for you.
Ergomeister ‘s mesh office chair is well-known for its comfort and durability, as well as their ease of maintenance.
Our chairs are made of open mesh instead of the traditional mesh material found in many mesh chairs. They won’t collect dirt, dust, oil, or other debris making them much easier to clean. They are built to provide excellent comfort and require very little maintenance.
Our office chairs are among the most durable in Singapore.