How to Clean Wrought Iron Outdoor Furniture

If your wrought iron outdoor furniture is in need of a thorough cleaning, you'll be pleased to learn that this type of outdoor furniture is very easy to clean. With the aid of a few common household tools, you can make your wrought iron outdoor furniture sparkle.

Tools You'll Need

  • Liquid soap
  • Water
  • Sponge
  • Washcloth
  • Garden hose
  • Towel
  • Hose
  • Empty spray bottle

Step 1 - Mix Your Cleaner

Your wrought iron outdoor furniture can be sufficiently cleaned with a simple homemade cleaning solution. Combine warm water with a mild brand of liquid soap, then pour the newly formed solution into an empty spray bottle.

Step 2 - Clean Your Furniture

Now that you've prepared your cleaning solution, you're ready to apply it to your outdoor furniture. Vigorously spray your furniture with your homemade cleaner, paying special attention to any particularly filthy areas. Once the cleaner has been applied, wipe your furniture clean with a sponge or washcloth. After your furniture has been cleaned, use a hose to thoroughly rinse off your cleaning solution.

Step 3 - Dry Your Furniture

Once your furniture has been rinsed, use a towel to dry it off. Although wrought iron furniture is quite resilient, it is recommended that you clean it in this fashion once a month during the spring and summer months.