How To Clean Your Inflatable Bounce House

February 06, 2023

How To Clean Your Inflatable Bounce House

Do you have an inflatable bounce house in your backyard? They are a great way to keep the kids entertained outdoors and can be just as fun for parents, too! But when it comes to maintaining the cleanliness of an inflatable bounce house, it can often seem like a daunting task. Relax – we've got you covered with these easy steps on how to properly clean and disinfect a bounce house. Keep reading to learn how to remove dirt, debris, and bacteria from this popular outdoor play item!



How to clean your inflatable bounce house. Inspect for repairs.

1. Inspect the bounce house for any rips or tears

This is an important step in the longevity of your bounce house. Searching for potential issues regularly can save you from costly repairs in the future. If you do happen to stumble upon any damages, you can refer to our previous blog here for further information!



How to clean your inflatable bounce house. Clean the inside.

2. Remove all the debris and dirt from inside and outside of the bounce house.

Having a reliable handheld vacuum makes this job much easier. Although, most of this task can be completed with a simple broom. Make sure to remove any toys, articles of clothing, or anything else that may get lost when packed up!



How to clean your inflatable bounce house. Soap in bucket

3. Fill a bucket with soapy water and sponge down the entire bounce house.

Having a small bucket handy will make the process much easier while also saving you money on costly cleaning sprays. Dish soap such as Dawn is a great way to keep your bounce house clean, sanitized, and safe for your little ones!



How to clean your inflatable bounce house. Wash it down

4.Rinse off the bounce house with clean water and let it air dry.

Make sure to get all that soap and debris out of there! You don’t want any moisture or contaminants left when you proceed to storing your inflatable! 



How to clean your inflatable bounce house. Store it

5.Store the bounce house in a cool, dry place when not in use.

You’re all done! Now your bounce house is ready to party another fun-filled day! If you are having any questions about storing your inflatable bounce house, please read our previous blog here!


Following these simple tips will help ensure that your bounce house is clean and safe for use. Inspecting the bounce house regularly and cleaning it thoroughly will help prolong its life so that you can enjoy it for many years to come. Are you looking for the perfect bounce house for your kiddos? Check out our 13” x 13’ Castle or Crayon models! They’re the perfect size for most backyards are are made from commercial-grade vinyl for years of fun! Ready for the warmer days of spring and summer? The Summer Breeze Water Slide with Pool is a great way to stay cool while you play!