How To Clean a Bounce House

Cleaning a bounce house is essential to maintain its longevity and ensure the safety and health of users. Follow these step-by-step instructions to clean your bounce house effectively:

Materials needed:

  1. Soft-bristle brush or broom
  2. Vacuum cleaner or Shot Vac (optional)
  3. Garden hose with spray nozzle
  4. Bucket
  5. Mild dish soap or Mr. Clean
  6. Clean cloth or sponge
  7. Towels or microfiber cloths
  8. Disinfectant solution or wipes
How To Clean a Bounce House

Bounce House Cleaning Instructions:

Deflate and remove debris:

1. Turn off the blower and deflate the bounce house completely.

2. Once deflated, use a soft-bristle brush or broom to sweep away any dirt, leaves, and debris from the surface.

3. If necessary, use a vacuum cleaner to remove any remaining dirt and debris from crevices and hard-to-reach areas.

Prepare the cleaning solution:

Fill a bucket with warm water and add a few drops of mild dish soap. Mix well.

Clean the bounce house:


1. Wet a clean cloth or sponge in the soapy water and gently scrub the surfaces of the bounce house, working in small sections.

2. Pay special attention to high-traffic areas and spots where dirt may have accumulated.

3. Use a garden hose with a spray nozzle to rinse the soapy water off the bounce house thoroughly. Make sure to remove all soap residue.

Disinfect the bounce house:

1. After cleaning and rinsing, apply a disinfectant solution or use disinfectant wipes on the surfaces, following the manufacturer's instructions.

2. Allow the disinfectant to sit for the recommended time before wiping it away or rinsing it off.

Dry the bounce house:

Use towels or microfiber cloths to remove excess water from the surface of the bounce house. b. Inflate the bounce house and allow it to air dry completely. This step is crucial to prevent mold and mildew growth.

Inspect for damage:

While the bounce house is inflated and dry, inspect it for any damage or wear and tear. Repair any damages according to the manufacturer's guidelines.

Store the bounce house:

1. Once the bounce house is completely dry and inspected, deflate it and fold it carefully.

2. Store the bounce house in a dry, cool, and well-ventilated area, away from direct sunlight and extreme temperatures.


Regular cleaning and maintenance of your bounce house will help keep it in optimal condition, ensuring a fun and safe experience for all users. Always follow the manufacturer's instructions for cleaning, disinfecting, and storing your bounce house.