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Furniture care products: linseed oil varnish and turpentine substitute
October 2019

Furniture care products: linseed oil varnish and turpentine substitute

For wood care of (older) pieces of furniture or doors or as an alternative to painting, you can make the following mixture yourself and easily: Linseed oil varnish and turpentine substitute in the...

Remove scratches from wood
October 2019

Remove scratches from wood

This tip applies ONLY to furniture or parquet made of real wood. The surfaces may not be painted. If you find a minor scratch in one of its real wood furniture or parquet, solve the problem as...

Remove small scratches in plastic with cockpit spray
October 2019

Remove small scratches in plastic with cockpit spray

I have a white modern wall made of plastic .... A small scratch was also inside, now I've considered if cockpit spray works in the car, why not on this wall. Have taken a soft microfibre cloth and...

Remove old food scraps from wooden high chair
October 2019

Remove old food scraps from wooden high chair

You wipe the high chair after each meal, but still remain in all niches and cracks food leftovers. These can become very resistant crusts that can not be easily removed. I tried it that way and am...

Refresh softwood furniture
October 2019

Refresh softwood furniture

If your softwood furniture is to shine in new splendor, you need: 1 pack SODA (500 g) water rubber gloves Brush with medium hard bristles Soda - is available in some drugstores or in the pharmacy for...

Remove stains from mattresses
October 2019

Remove stains from mattresses

For the current occasion, son has caught a nasty virus, here's my tip for cleaning mattresses. Cleaning the mattress - steps 1. You need gall soap, I have it in paste form, with solid soap scrape...

Clean microfiber sofa
October 2019

Clean microfiber sofa

My tip is especially interesting for the parents, who have small children and also have a microfiber sofa. Our son-man is genuinely gifted about the sofa, which is covered in stains, and I stand...

Clean teak furniture
October 2019

Clean teak furniture

We like the silver patina of un-oiled teak furniture. Our furniture had strong stains and in wet and wet weather a thin slippery surface. This I have after the rain, when still wet, with a root bust...

Dusting on untreated wood
October 2019

Dusting on untreated wood

The tip I have from a friend carpenter, so someone who knows wood very well. He said all the furniture and damp dust wipes would be thrown out money and even form a gray smear layer over time....

Garden table top - like new
October 2019

Garden table top - like new

Since I catch rainwater with the sloping garden table (see other tip of yours ;-))), the table top is gray, dull and unsightly. Our round Kettler table e.g. is dark brown, made of plastic (Verzalit),...