Please read the important care instructions below.
Before cleaning any
lamp shade or fixture, disconnect the power source (unplug from
To clean Meyda
products made of opaque stained glass, art glass or jadestone,
as well as most metal lamp bases and fixture frames, apply a
lemon oil-based furniture polish to a soft cloth, and wipe
To clean shades
made of mica or fabric, wipe gently with a soft, dry cloth or a
To clean Meyda
products made of beveled or transparent glass, apply a household
glass cleaner to a soft cloth, and wipe gently.
hanging near cooking areas in kitchens, that may have heavy
layers of greasy buildup or dirt, we have found Mr. Clean Top
Job® works best for cleaning. Apply the cleaner to a soft cloth,
and wipe gently. After cleaning, reapply lemon-oil based
furniture polish to the shade, for best results.
To clean Lithophane
porcelain lamps, apply soft cloth with warm soapy water. If
stain exists on non-colored area, you can apply scouring powder.
Clean and dry with soft cloth, like a fine piece of China.
CAUTION: Hold lamp securely when cleaning because liquid makes
STEEL OR WROUGHT IRON:
Like a car, steel frames need to be
cared for and maintained to preserve the finish. The corrosion
of steel is unavoidable. Any frame areas that show signs of
corrosion should to be attended to immediately. Use mild soap
and water with sponge or rag for normal cleaning. Recondition
the finish by: Using a clear liquid automotive wax. This will
protect and restore shine to the finish.
If Covering Rust with
touch up paint: Clean area with navel jelly. Let it set for a
few minutes, then wipe clean with warm soapy water. Repeat steps
if necessary. You may slightly abrade the surface with a fine
steel wool pad in order for the touch up paint to better adhere
to the metal. Please wipe clean before using touch up paint.
When applying touch up paint, please use thin coats. Twice a
year the frames should be washed with a solution of mild soap
and water, and then a good quality automotive wax should be
applied to the smooth surfaces. Use a clear liquid wax on all