Clarity Fabrics


Nothing can ruin beautiful upholstery faster than a spilled glass of wine, a child's mishap, or muddy paw prints. Choosing quality furniture is important, but you also need a fabric that can handle anything life throws at it! Let Smith Brothers offer Clarity: These fabrics have been hand-selected to fit your family's lifestyle, so you can take care of those occasional accidents with nothing more than mild soap and water.

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Frequently asked questions

How durable are Clarity fabrics? Each Clarity fabric must pass aggressive abrasion and pilling tests. They are rated for heavy use—even recliners!

Do Clarity fabrics use harsh chemicals? Some of the Clarity fabrics do use a chemical treatment, but it has been used for decades and has been proven to be free of PFOs, PFOA, formaldehyde, or other potential dangerous chemicals.

How to clean Clarity fabrics

For spot cleaning:

  1. Blot or remove excess crumbs or residue with a clean towel.
  2. Create a solution of mild soap (like Tide® or Dawn®) and distilled water.
  3. Apply solution with a spray bottle or a clean cloth or sponge.
  4. Gently dab the affected area. A soft brush may be necessary.
  5. Rinse away soap residue.
  6. Blot dry with a clean towel.
  7. Repeat if needed.

For stubborn stains or large soiled areas, contact a local upholstery cleaning professional. Be sure to note the cleaning code located on the deck tag of the furniture. Cleaning professionals know the universal cleaning codes and how to treat stains.

Important note: Although Clarity fabrics are highly cleanable, they are not indestructible! Avoid using harsh substances like nail polish and permanent marker around your furniture. Some substances can be particularly challenging to remove.