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For cleaning old and scratched wooden furniture

Postby Ice.Maiden » 25 Aug 2009, 22:48

Take 3 parts of linseed oil to one part of turps, and using a woollen cloth, dab it onto the scratched and dirty area. Leave to dry, and then buff with a clean dry cloth. The furniture'll come up shiny and like new.
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Re: For cleaning old and scratched wooden furniture

Postby Rusty » 25 Aug 2009, 23:16

So if you play cricket,do painting and got a old jumper laying around it`s job done! :grin:
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Re: For cleaning old and scratched wooden furniture

Postby Ice.Maiden » 25 Aug 2009, 23:28

Absolutely! One of Yogi's new T shirts might do the trick as well! :lol:
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Re: For cleaning old and scratched wooden furniture

Postby pilvikki » 27 Aug 2009, 01:01


is with or without yogi in it...? :whistle:

would it not stink to high heaven? just the thought of turps makes my eyes water.
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Re: For cleaning old and scratched wooden furniture

Postby Ice.Maiden » 28 Aug 2009, 00:27

Good job I'm tea total now Vikki, otherwise I might've BEEN on that by now!
Erm - sorry - went off at a tangent there. I think the linseed neutralises the turps somewhat, but you don't soak the furniture - just dampen then buff.
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Re: For cleaning old and scratched wooden furniture

Postby pilvikki » 29 Aug 2009, 20:14


ok, maybe i'll get mamie's crew to do that as well... :P
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