Wipe on mineral spirits. Clean with ivory dish soap. Use gel stain. No need to strip the wood. ~ Learn how to refinish furniture faster and easier by avoiding stripping. A seasoned pro tells you how to clean, repair and restore old wood furniture.
How to Remove Stains In Wood Furniture ~ Try these solvents first ~ A wet glass on fine furniture can create a white ring that no amount of cleaning erases. Before you resort to paint stripper, try rubbing it with one of these solvents.
6 Proven Ways To Remove Scratches From Wood Furniture
Here are a few ways you can repair damaged wood furniture, without having to fully refinish it or redo the entire surface of the piece. Gel-Stain - If you have nicks or scratches that are exposing the raw wood, you can brush on a gel-stain.
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