Care Instructions Care Info: You've put a lot of care into choosing your furnishings. And with continued care at home, they should share your address for many years to come. Now for your owner's manual… Alfresco Sunbrella ® Charcoal Sofa Cushion Do not leave spills unattended. For outdoor use. Do not use abrasive cleaner. Outdoor fabric is mold, mildew and fade resistant. Spot clean with mild detergent and water. Cover or store indoors during the winter and/or extreme weather. Wash cushions/umbrella covers with mild soap and water; air dry. Do not dry clean. Remove or stand wet cushions to aid in drying time. We recommend using a soft brush to remove dirt and dust. To prevent mildew during storage,fabric and furniture must be dry. We recommend the use of our outdoor furniture covers. Do not tumble dry. Store indoors during off season We recommend the use of our Sunbrella® Outdoor Fabric Guard. Do not machine wash. Sunbrella® cushions are water resistant but not waterproof. In light rain Sunbrella® will repel water. When there is heavy Rain and the cushions do get wet inside, the drying time is Determined by the temperature and direct sun contact. For deep seating cushions we recommend opening the back zipper to dry and standing the cushions upright. In extreme weather we recommend storing cushions indoors. We recommend the use of our Outdoor Multi Surface Cleaner which can be used on frames and cushions.