Wooden tables, with its vintage charm adds a sense of class to your home. Any wooden piece is the center worthy attention. For this very reason it is essential that one must take extra care and attention for its maintenance.
Dust it well
A sparkling piece of furniture makes for a sparkling space. It takes as simple as regular routine of dusting to do so. Sure, you can use a soft and dry cotton cloth to wipe off any dust.
Minimal exposure to sunlight
Be careful about exposing wooden tables to sunlight for prolonged periods of time. It results in ‘spotting’ a phenomenon where bright and dark spots appear across the table section. On a wooden table, you could use table cover to effectively mitigate its effect.
Be mindful of temperature
Avoid using extremely hot and cold objects for better maintenance. They tend to leave a stain that may distort the original texture of the surface. Use table cover plastic or runners to avoid direct contact with the table.
Keep sharp objects at bay
Avoid exposing sharp objects close to wooden pieces. A scratch never looks good!
Oil and Wax Regularly
Oiling and waxing wood is absolutely recommended since it gives a shiny touch. The process forms a coating on the surface that not only adds a protective layer but also enliven the appearance.
Use Warm Water for Cleaning
You should use lukewarm water and mild dish soap to clean the wooden table. Avoid soaking it for too long. Clean it until the dust wears off then dry it with a dry cloth.
These are a few good care tips that you can add to your routine to maintain your wooden table’s health. When you’re not using your table, you should enjoy the beautiful wood with a dash of fabric.