How to clean your luggage?

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My Travel Bag is dirty, how do I clean it?” It is one of the most common questions we are faced with. So what should we do? Taking it to a professional travel bags cleaning service provider is certainly a very viable option. However, if you don’t want to spend money on getting your luggage clean then what other options do you have? Taking care of your luggage certainly seems to be the most befitting answer. Handling and caring for them properly reduces your task of cleaning them frequently. However, there are times when you won’t be in control of how your bags are handled, especially when your travel bag is checked in for air travel or when you place them in a cloak room. At such instances, accident can happen. And then you would usually end up with a bag having a stain.waiting-to-go-1-1419507-1280x960

Most travel bags these days come with cleaning instructions. However, if you’ve totally missed to read them, here are a few proven tricks that you can use to clean your Travel Bag:

  • Start cleaning your Travel Bag by removing the dust. Use a brush to clean the surface of your dirty bag, especially the ones that are made up of fabric. Use a vacuum cleaner to clean the bag thoroughly, including all the little pockets and spaces in between. If removing the dust is enough, then your luggage is good to go on another trip!ready-to-go-1472989

  • If your luggage requires a little more than just dusting and vacuuming, then use a cleaning agent & clean the bag whenever necessary. However, it is pivotal that you test out the cleaner first on a small area of your bag before using it . Bear in mind that not all luggage bags can be cleaned with the same cleaning agent. Be judicious enough to use appropriate cleansing agent as per the kind of material the bag is made up of.

  • If your Travel Bag is a fully soft-sided one, such as a Duffel Bag, or you are confident that water won’t damage any cardboard stiffeners, you can try to submerge your bag in cold water with a bit of mild laundry soap. Thereafter, rinse and dry the bag thoroughly.baggage-trolley-1485412-639x424

  • If the inside of your luggage has plastic lining, then wipe it down with a clean, damp cloth and, if necessary, a mild cleaning agent.

  • The last step in the cleaning process is to open your luggage and all its pockets, and let the bag air go in & out for a few days before & after use.

Well these are a few easy DIY to clean your luggage. However, it is advisable that you seek help from a company that is expert in dealing with travel bags polishing and travel bags dry cleaning so that you don’t end up damaging your precious luggage.

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