On average, the French spend 4:30 a day in front of their television, whether it is the best series Netflix, Amazon Prime, Canal +, there is more than enough content to fill these hours.
However, there is nothing worse than being distracted by fingerprints on the screen in less lit action scenes.
Whatever you do, don’t take out furniture polish and an old t-shirt to do the job, you might be doing more harm than good. In this article, we tell you the best way to clean a TV screen.
You will need a ultra soft microfiber cloth, it will gently remove dust and dirt from the screen surface.
You can also get some screen wipes which can also be used for laptops.
Do not use tap water as it will leave a residue when it dries, prefer distilled water instead.
Also avoid ammonia-based glass cleaners, we recommend isopropyl alcohol, which is used among other things to clean the lenses of cameras, but it is recommended to choose some containing 50% alcohol or less.
Clean a modern flat screen TV
- Slight pressure
- Work on a small area at a time
Take your microfiber cloth, ideally dampened with distilled water, and work on a small area to remove any dust and light stains that have accumulated.
If you have water or an alcohol based cleanser in a spray bottle then apply it directly to the area you are working on, let the liquid run down the screen.
If your TV has a plastic or metal frame, you can clean it a little more forcefully, but be careful not to press too hard on the screen itself, as you may damage it. If the marks are stubborn, then switch to screen wipes.
Due to the different coatings applied by the manufacturers, we advise you to refer to the manual that came with your television or to do a research on your TV model for the manufacturer’s cleaning tips, as the wipes could damage your screen. .
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