How to Protect Your Wooden Furniture?

Wooden furniture is highly preferred furniture by the home owners. Everyone wants to have durable and long lasting furniture. But it highly depends on the owner of furniture that how he/she actually maintains it. Wooden furniture requires proper maintenance and cleaning. Here is an infographic that illustrates how to protect it and dos and don’ts of wood furniture.

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Tips To Protect Your Furniture

We all have quality furniture made of either wood or glass or metal or any other stuff that adds four stars in the interior of our home. But, unfortunately we do not take better care of our furniture until we face any issue with it. To take care of your furniture you do not need to look at the time. Start caring for your furniture now to make it attractive, clean and long lasting.

To protect your furniture from external elements, you need to keep it clean and polished always. There are numerous enemies of furniture especially of those made of hardwood and leather. Here is an infographic that will show you how to take better care of your furniture and protect it.

tips to protect your furniture

How to Care Wooden Furniture?

Furniture of our own area is the part of our life. Furniture is the grace of house when maintained properly. Many aspects like kids, oils, pets, etc spoils the shine of furniture and it becomes difficult to keep furniture look like as it was on the first day when bought. It is important to provide proper maintenance with cleaning and polishing to the furniture with some time on the regular and daily basis. Now the question is, What can you do to take care of your furniture? So here are some useful tips to learn how to take care of your furniture.

1.) Place your furniture away from the direct sunlight as sunlight fades the color of furniture.

2.) Do not place any wooden furniture under windows and in front of doors.

3.) Shift the accessories regularly which are kept on the furniture.

4.) Dust the furniture daily with a soft cloth.

5.) Polish all the furniture every 5-6 months.

6.) Use polish instead of wax.


7.) Avoid putting newspaper and other things on furniture for long hours as they can dismiss the color of fabric easily.

8.) Do not use direct water for cleaning purpose. Use warm water including mild dish soap.

9.) If you are moving furniture from one place to another, do not hurry as hurry in such things creates scratches, gouges and dents easily.

10.) Humidity affects the furniture badly.  Keep away your furniture in the high moisturizing area.

11.) Do not put hot items like coffee mug, iron. steaming tureens directly on the furniture. They can harm the furniture directly.

12.) Finger Nail polish, nail paint remover perfumes, alcohol are such organic solvents which harms the furniture by removing paint and coatings.

13.) Never place any furniture near stoves and fireplaces.

14.) To remove solid materials like wax, always use spoon and any similar tool.

15.) Always use white smooth and soft cloth to remove the stains.

16.) Do not use normal soap for cleaning as they can cause harm to satin.

17.) Avoid use of varnish, abrasive cleaners, detergent soaps, cleaning solvents, furniture polish, furniture polish, etc for cleaning purpose.

These are some important facts and tips to take care of your furniture. They can help you to maintain grace and quality of the furniture. Contemporary furniture are good quality furniture. They does not need so much of care. Everyone wishes to keep the looks of furniture same as it was at the time of purchasing.

Leather Furniture

Furniture is the first thing which strikes to our mind when we start renovating our house. Luxurious and attractive furniture represents our lifestyle. For living room and other large areas, Leather furniture is the first choice of the stuff. Furniture with leather stuff needs the appropriate and proper care. The attractiveness and shine of leather furniture ruins with the time. Grace of the area with leather furniture can be considered only if furniture is properly maintained. There are simple ways which can be followed by the user to keep leather clean and proper.

1.) First step in cleaning of leather furniture is that find out the type of leather stuff which can be found on the tags.

2.) Use distilled water instead of normal water for the cleaning purpose because normal water contains chlorine and other chemicals which harms the leather.

3.) vacuum cleaner with the soft brush must be used instead of hard brush because hard brush leaves scratches and marks on the leather stuff.

4.) Good quality of liquid soap must be mix up in the water to create the better foam.

5.) Now, Dip the rib into the liquid soap water and then squeeze it properly.

6.) Check out a little area by applying this rib on a small area of leather furniture. If it suits to the furniture than you can proceed otherwise it is better to avoid.

7.) Take a another rib and dip this one in the distilled water. Use this one after applying soapy rib.

8.) Dry rib must be rubbed after applying water rib on the leather as it can clean all the water from it.

9.) Use a shiny solution to give a little shine to the furniture.

10.) Avoid using silicon and oil as sticky effects are left after using them.

Leather furniture maintenance is the tedious task which is difficult to handle by everyone but such simple ten steps can be followed by anyone.