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How to Clean and Remove Stains from Teak Wood Furniture

How to Clean and Remove Stains from Teak Wood Furniture

Teak furniture can keep its appearance for many years if it is cleaned and and taken care of properly. See the advantages and disadvantages of teak furniture here. Why does Teak Furniture last so long? Teak has a high oil content and is a closed grained hardwood. Those two components create a long wearing wood. It ...

How to Care For A Glass Top Dining Table

How to Care For A Glass Top Dining Table

Featured Image: Furniture of America Quezon Glass Top Double Pedestal Dining Table If you’re looking for a unique and special kind of look for your dining room, than a glass top dining table might be just the very thing you’re looking for. Most of you will have only ever seen and used wooden dining tables, but all ...

How to Clean Leather Dining Chairs

How to Clean Leather Dining Chairs

Are you thinking about doing something that will bring a certain ‘je ne se quois’ (something special) to your dining room? If so, you might want to consider looking at some leather dining chairs. 90% of dining chairs in typical American homes are the standard ‘boring’ wooden dining chairs that we’ve all seen (and ...

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!

The correct care of leather furniture is essential if you want them to always look their best. If you don’t look after your leather furniture properly it can start to crack and lose its color, this is going to ruin the look of the pieces, meaning you will need to replace them or have them restored. Top Tips For ...

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