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How To Care For Your Reclaimed Wood Dining Room Table Finished With Beeswax

Posted by on Nov 11, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Care For Your Reclaimed Wood Dining Room Table Finished With Beeswax

Beeswax is a common finishing material that may be used on reclaimed wood to enhance the natural look and feel of the material. As a wood finishing product, beeswax sits on top of the wood rather than penetrating it. This leaves the wood a natural color that allows all of the scratches, grooves and natural idiosyncrasies of the table to be easily seen. Knowing how to take care of reclaimed wood dining room furniture that has been finished in this way can help you keep your dining room table looking its best for years to come. Wipe Down the...

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Using the Proper Packaging Methods to Protect Your Craft Product Shipment

Posted by on Aug 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Using the Proper Packaging Methods to Protect Your Craft Product Shipment

When starting your own crafting business, you will often create products that are very expensive. The worst thing imaginable is to ship something that breaks, not only forcing you to provide a refund, but also leading to your brand being damaged. The key is to use packaging methods that will ensure that your products arrive in one piece. Protecting the Craft from Moisture If the product is vulnerable to moisture, you should place it in a plastic package to protect it from moisture. To avoid wasting plastic, choose a bag that is just large...

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How To Cover-Up A Deep Scratch In A Wood Table Top

Posted by on Aug 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Cover-Up A Deep Scratch In A Wood Table Top

A deep scratch on a nice wood table top can scar the finish. Here is how you can cover-up a scratch that has dug down deep into the top of your wood table without refinishing the entire surface of the table. You Will Need: Small Tip Paint Brush Wood Stain Polyurethane Finish Long, Thin Stick Sanding Block Ultra Fine Sand Paper Rag Stain the Scratches You should apply a layer of stain that matches the color of your table surface into the scratch. Avoid getting stain on other areas of the table that is protected by a polyurethane coating. The...

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How To Properly Care For Your Oriental Rugs

Posted by on Aug 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Properly Care For Your Oriental Rugs

Oriental rugs are beautiful works of art. Each one has its own style and personality, and will bring a unique look to your room. In order to keep your oriental rugs looking beautiful, it’s essential that you care for them properly. Here are a few tips to help you do just that. Have your oriental rugs professionally cleaned. The materials and dyes used in oriental rugs are often quite sensitive. They may react poorly to a standard laundry detergent or if exposed to water for too long. Thus, instead of attempting to wash your expensive...

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How To Utilize An Extra Bedroom

Posted by on Jul 31, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Utilize An Extra Bedroom

Do you find yourself with the wonderful problem of not knowing what to do with an extra bedroom? Perhaps you are now an empty-nester, or you still have children living at home and you have an unused room. Here are some ideas for you to consider so that you can make the room work for you. A Guest Room – The obvious use might be to decorate the extra space as a guest bedroom. If you decide to use the extra space as a guest room, consider that the bedroom closets will not be used that much for guests, so they can easily be used for...

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