How to clean awning

Cleaning the awning: Your sun protection will shine like new again

It is best to clean your awning on a warm, sunny morning before you plan to use it for the first time after winter. Set up a steady ladder and wipe first the awning housing with a little soapy water and a soft sponge.

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Then extend the sun protection and remove the coarse, dry dirt with a hand brush or a soft broom - pollen can also be removed with a vacuum cleaner. Then spray the awning fabric carefully with a garden hose - never with a high pressure cleaner, as this could damage the fabric. Then first the top, then the bottom of the fabric clean with soapy water, rinse with water.

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Have already stains formed (for example by dried bird droppings), you should not try to brush them out. It is best to take the awning fabric out of the holder and wear one working from the outside to the inside Five to ten percent lye made from mild detergent and warm water on the stain - wear gloves. Alternatively, it also helps Gall soap. Leave on for 20 minutes and then rinse with clean water.

Important: After cleaning, you should let the fabric dry completely before you retract the awning.