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How To Maintain Your Car Awning

It is everyone’s hope when investing in a car awning that it will last. The general lifespan of a car awning fabric is around 10- 15 years while the hardware is up to 25 years. This expected timeframe can only be achieve when you take care of it. Here are some of the tips you should use to help maintain the awning.

Regular Cleaning

For a long lifespan of your car awning you have no option but to clean regularly. Cleaning the fabric will help getting rid of debris, dirt and twigs which will damage the fabric when it stays for long. The car awning should be cleaned once a year, though it is right to even make it twice a year.

When cleaning, ensure that the equipment you use is the right one. To avoid damage, ensure that you use soft bristle brush and not the hard ones which will damage the fabric. Use soap and other detergents to help removing stubborn dirt. Make sure that you also include the hardware when doing cleaning.

For better cleaning, you can seek the services of a commercial cleaning company. One of the best place to find them is online. You can see the one to work with depending on reviews and comments of past clients. Also get recommendation from your other networks and friends. This will ensure reliability.

You can use a ladder to access the topmost parts.

Prompt Staff Training

You should train your staff on how to properly do the cleaning so as to avoid costly repairs and replacements. Of the aspects that the staff should be trained include; thorough cleaning procedures, proper landing of awning structures, replacement procedure and other general maintenance practices. For efficiency, ensure that every member of the staff knows where the remote is kept and the best practices on how to keep it safe.

To enable you pass the information promptly, you can develop an easy to follow step by step guide. Prepare them on how best to respond to emergencies. This follows that they should know the number to call in case of emergency and for other general cleaning services.

Carry out regular servicing

To help maintain the awning, you should from time to time seek the services of a professional. This should be an experienced person who will tell you how best to take care of the awning. One of the tips they will give you is on how to realign the cover for easy rolling. They should also give you tips on how to lubricate the moving parts. As well as helping you in setting the adjustments, cleaning and any other general tips.

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