How To Fix Air Mattress Holes
If you find the leaks correctly through the tips above, congratulation, you’ve already solved the problem in half. Now we just need to take action to cover the hole, and then your Air Mattress Bed will get back. Follow our steps below:
There are some tools you will need:
- Air mattress repair kit
- Measuring tape or scale
- Rolling pin or comparable tool
- Wooden board
- Air pump
After obtaining all the above items, fix the mattress hole by following these steps
Step 1: Deflate The Mattress
Deflate the mattress before securing the patch, as this will help the patch adhere to the mattress better. Once the air mattress has been deflated, wipe away any dirt, moisture, oil, or grease from the surface
Step 2: Get An Air Mattress Repair Kit
If you have the patch kit that came with your mattress, use it. You can also buy an Air mattress hole patching kit if you don’t have one. Choosing the right patch kit is a great idea as it can fix the hole effectively. Normally there will be a patch kit together when you buy a air mattress bed. But if you lose it and you can require it from after sales of the brand. Most of time you can get them in free.
Step 3: Trim The Patch To Fit
Your inflatable mattress patch may only need to cover part of the hole. It depends on the size of the hole. Consequently, measuring the hole’s size (using measuring tape or scale) by placing the patch over it before peeling off the backing is essential.
Therefore, you must ensure that the patch covers a large portion of the hole or tear and all the edges of it. When you have determined what size patch you need, cut one and keep the rest.
Step 4: Remove Patch Backing
The next thing you need to do is pick a corner of the patch and gently lift the edge once you’ve cut it to size. After that, slowly peel away the backing.
Step 5: Stick The Patch Over The Hole
Using your fingertips, lay the patch across the desired area, starting on one side of the hole. Cover the hole completely with the patch by pressing it down. As you apply the patch, ensure no air bubbles are present. A rolling pin or similar tool can help you press the patch into the mattress more firmly.
Note: It is important that the air mattress used under it is as flat as possible. Therefore, you should put something strong under it, such as a board made of wood.
Step 6: Inflate Your Mattress
Once you have repaired the hole in your air mattress with the patch, you are done. It is time to inflate the air mattress so you can sleep soundly. As you can see, it is relatively easy how to find leak in air bed.