Do you have lacquered wood furniture or even your kitchen cabinets, cupboards and dining table are also in lacquered wood?
To clean lacquered wood, it is important to make the right choice of cleaners and tips. Here is precisely how to make your lacquered wooden furniture shine in the house.
A microfiber cloth
As it is a smooth and shiny surface, it is important to clean your lacquered wooden furniture with an incredibly soft cloth, such as a microfiber cloth, for example. This is all the more important with dark lacquered furniture.
Beware of hot dishes on the lacquer
If you have the terrible habit of placing hot dishes on your furniture, you should not do it with lacquered wooden furniture. It is tough to camouflage such marks on lacquered wood.
Circular movement on a lacquered piece of furniture
To clean a lacquered wooden piece of furniture or simply to remove dust, you have to make circular movements. Above all, do not rub without it. Otherwise, you risk making small scratches appear.
Remove scratches on lacquered furniture
If you notice small scratches on the lacquered wood, you can use the cigarette ash trick. Scatter the ash all over the lacquered surface.
You are then using a microfiber cloth made of circular movements. Finally, iron another microfiber cloth to remove all traces of ash. Scratches will be much less visible on your furniture thanks to this tip.
Soapy water on the lacquered wood
If you notice a stain on your lacquered furniture, you can use a little soapy water to remove it. Do not forget to make circular movements with your cloth so as not to scratch your furniture.
Repairing a chip on lacquered wood
To repair a shine on a lacquered wooden piece of furniture, you can use nail polish. The most difficult will be to find a nail polish with the same color as your lacquered furniture. Once the varnish is completely dry, the shine will almost no longer be visible.
For a stubborn stain on lacquered wood
If you are dealing with a stubborn stain on lacquered wood, there is the White spirit solution to remove it. Of course, you have to do this very quickly or you could damage your surface coated with this solvent.