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How to Care for a Solid Oak Dining Table

How to Care for a Solid Oak Dining Table

Featured Image: Mission Style Dining Table, Burnished Oak Solid Hardwood Solid oak dining tables can dominate a room and impose its magnificent presence upon all those who enter it. The only problem with a solid oak dining table (and most other wooden tables) is that they require occasional care and attention to ...

Removing Permanent Marker from Leather Furniture

Removing Permanent Marker from Leather Furniture

Leather sofas are normally an expensive investment, but most people consider that the expense is worth it because of the difference that they can make to the look of a living room. The expense though does mean homeowners are often worried about any damage being caused to their leather sofas, and there is nothing worse ...

Looking after oak furniture the correct way

Looking after oak furniture the correct way

Featured Image: 3 Piece Oak Bedroom Set on Amazon.  Oak is a beautiful wood that takes years to mature to the size used for furniture making. It is one of the strongest and most respected woods in the furniture making process. Looking after oak items in your home is essential not only from a value point of view, ...

What is the Best Way to Clean Leather Furniture?

What is the Best Way to Clean Leather Furniture?

You may own a piece of leather furniture, but are you sure you really know how to maintain and clean it? Our handy guide below will make sure you know some of the best ways to clean leather as well advise you on some of the most recommended products on the market to make your leather sofas, couches and furniture ...

Remove Ink Stains from Leather Furniture

Remove Ink Stains from Leather Furniture

It can be heartbreaking to see something stain your leather couch, especially since leather is so resistant to staining. Whether it be your comfy sofa or the sleek leather seats in your car, ink always seems to find its way onto your leather. You sign a check at the bank and forget to put the cap back on the pen ...

How to clean and care for wicker furniture

How to clean and care for wicker furniture

Wicker furniture is simple to maintain however, wicker furniture must be cleaned regularly to keep it in good condition. Wicker furniture itself is made up from vines and grasses which are woven together. The term Wicker refers to this process, rather than being one particular material itself. Indeed, Wicker furniture ...

Caring for leather upholstery – Dos and Donts!

Caring for leather upholstery – Dos and Donts!

Leather has a timeless appeal which makes it a popular upholstery choice. All leather requires care to maintain its look and to make it last longer. I have an 8 seater leather corner sofa which I try to take care of, to keep it looking its best. For general furniture upholstery read: How to clean furniture ...

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