Cleaning Upholstered Furniture
Tip Of The Day, Antonio Sabato, Jr. , Aired on Fri 9/5
Patio, Outdoor Furniture, Home Maintenance, Cleaning
The Back Story
Is the upholstery on your patio furniture looking dirty and dingy? Here’s a great way to keep your cushions looking like new. Brush off any loose dirt. Use a sponge or soft bristle brush and one-quarter cup mild dish soap for a gallon of lukewarm water. Let the soapy water soak into the fabric, rinse it clean, and let your upholstery air-dry. Then, you’ll want to retreat your sun-resistant fabric with a water repellent spray finish. Two thin layers work much better than one heavy coat. So, use a light touch. Then, just kick back and enjoy the great outdoors.
Meet the Guest Stars
Antonio Sabato Jr. once overlooked Time Square from a 90-foot billboard dressed only in his Calvin Klein underwear. The iconic fashion designer hired the actor to be the company’s first celebrity model since Mark Wahlberg and it was shot by famed photographer, Herb Ritts. That combination caused a sensation when the photos appeared in every magazine and hundreds of billboards throughout the world.
Since then, Antonio has had a long and varied career which most... (full profile)