Clean & Maintenance

Step By Step Teaching How To Clean A Gazebo Canopy?

Mold and mildew prefer moisture conditions. Once it starts to grow, either of these can result in the material deteriorating themselves. Keep your gazebo canopy clean is a simple way to prevent mould and mildew growth. This article will present how to clean a gazebo canopy in steps.

You will need tools below

  • Mild detergent
  • Soft-haired broom
  • Sponges
  • Buckets
  • Soft towels or cloths
  • Hose

Steps to clean the canopy

  1. Fill the bucket with warm water and add a mild detergent. The dirtier the canopy, the more soap that will be required.
  2. Agitate the water until it is mixed completely and suds begin to form.
  3. Dip a soft-haired broom into the soapy water and brush it onto the canopy.
  4. Scrub gently with the broom to remove the mildew and stain build up.
  5. For stubborn areas, moisten a sponge with the soapy water and scrub carefully.
  6. After cleaning, rinse the cover completely to remove all of the soap residues.
  7. Repeat as necessary until the dirt and stains are removed to your satisfaction.
  8. Allow the canopy to dry completely before packing and stowing. In the sun is preferred, if possible.

Additional Tips and Advice

Removing sap and dirt immediately (or at least on a regular basis) will make cleaning much easier and more effective.