Without a doubt, artificial plant/faux plants can transform any living area. When made from quality materials, faux plants can easily be mistaken for a natural living replica. Nevertheless, one issue with faux plants is that they – just like with everything else – collect dust over time and will unseemlily lose their radiance as time goes by.
Investing in high-quality silk plants can be high, we want to make sure you know how to take care of them and making sure they’re always looking their best. In doing so, not only will you help reduce the amount of dust and allergens in your environment, but you’ll help preserve the beautiful realism created by such a decorative plastic accent.
Essential Tools You’ll Need:
- Disposable gloves
2. Cotton balls
3. A toothbrush, or paintbrush
4. A spare cleaning towelettes
5. A handheld vacuum cleaner
If you have your tools ready, you can start by dusting and removing any excess dirt & dust from your artificial plants. You can do this by either: Running your towelettes over your artificial foliage; If easily movable, bring your artificial plant outside and use a paintbrush to remove any extra dirt that has accumulated not only on the faux but within the planter itself.
For hard to reach places use a toothbrush to remove dirt that’s gathered in tighter areas; Use a handheld brush attached to your vacuum to suck up any additional debris;
artificial plant/faux plants
Use your cloth to wipe down any leaves, textured trunks, and pots/planters that show signs of (dis)color and dust; When finished, apply a small drop of furniture polish to the microfiber cloth and wipe individual leaves for a light, natural sheen.