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How to Clean and Disinfect Your Versare Partitions

Posted by Versare on Jun 19th 2020

If you’ve invested in new Versare room dividers, acoustical panels, cubicles, or other partitions for your business, healthcare facility, school, or church, it’s important to take good care of them so they last. Proper cleaning and disinfection is a key part of maintaining your Versare partitions and ensuring the health safety of your people. Follow this guide to keep your partitions clean and looking their best for years to come.

ROOM DIVIDERS AND ACOUSTICAL PARTITIONS

To sustain the professional appearance of your room dividers and acoustical partitions, spot cleaning may be required periodically. Below are Versare’s recommended cleaning procedures for each type of product material.

POLYCARBONATE PANELS

The easiest and safest way to clean polycarbonate is with a mild soap, such as dishwashing liquid, and a non-abrasive cloth or sponge. Avoid using ammonia or alcohol-based products like Windex or Lysol as they may damage the surface or coating of the panels over time. To disinfect, use a diluted bleach solution (the CDC recommends a solution of 1/3 cup bleach to 1 gallon of water).

FABRIC PANELS

For dust or dry debris, vacuum panels with an upholstery attachment. To spot clean fabric panels, dampen a non-abrasive cloth or soft nylon brush with a mild water-based soap and water solution. Lightly brush the working area, being careful to avoid over-dampening the fabric’s surface. Towel dry after cleaning. If using a fabric cleaner for spot treatment, lightly mist the area to loosen soil before cleaning. Always test cleaners in an inconspicuous area first.

SOUNDSORB PANELS

SoundSorb material is colorfast and chemical resistant. For dust or dry debris, vacuum with an upholstery attachment. If spot cleaning is required, lightly spray with a solution of warm water and mild soap. Gently brush, working the area with a non-abrasive cloth or soft nylon brush. If using a fabric cleaner for spot treatment, lightly mist the area to loosen soil before cleaning. Always test cleaners in an inconspicuous area first.

GENERAL CLEANING DO’S AND DON’TS

  1. DO remove spills immediately using a clean, damp cloth.
  1. DO clean regularly to avoid dirt buildup.
  2. DO use the recommended cleaning instructions.
  3. DON’T use concentrated bleach unless otherwise directed.
  4. DON’T use harsh cleaning tools such as scouring pads or abrasive sponges.

Following these instructions will help keep your Versare partitions clean and looking great. And while you’re in a cleaning mood, take a look at this tool that calculates the likely exposure rate of COVID-19 in a room, and our recent blog for a list of the 10 most overlooked surfaces that need cleaning in your business.

If you have further questions or concerns about caring for your Versare products, don’t hesitate to contact us here or give us a call at 800-830-0210.