Whenever wood tables are used a lot, they will tend to get a lot of scratches in them over time. Removing the scratches from the surface of the wood can restore the look of the wood and allow you to enjoy the furniture again. I found this great article with information for removing scratches at domesticblisssquared.com by Jessica. How To Easily Fix Scratches In Wood Furniture
Naturally Repair Wood With Vinegar and Canola Oil. ~ Use 3/4 cup of oil, add 1/4 cup vinegar. white or apple cider vinegar, mix it in a jar, then rub it into the wood. You don’t need to wipe it off; the wood just soaks it in.
For medium to heavy scratch markks lightly sand the scratches and the area around them, apply gel stain to match. For a few light marks I have read you can rub with walnut (editable part) and oils will mask mark. Nutty solution will probably wear fade as oils are absorbed deeper into the scratched raw wood.
How to restore scratched and worn wood. Another pinner says: for watermarks - mix a thick paste of olive oil and salt and rub onto the wood - leave it for about 30 minutes. The salt draws out the moisture and the oil feeds the wood. Used this many, many times!
3 Things to Know About Wood Filler Before Using It on Furniture
pBefore I paint a furniture piece, I will usually need to use a little bit of wood filler to fill in cracks, scratches, dents or holes. Understanding how to use wood filler is important if you want to repair those imperfections in a piece that you are refinishing. Here are /p