In my furniture care blog you will find tips, articles, resources, videos and how to’s on anything to do with caring for furniture, furniture repairs, recommendations, floor care and  home care that will make looking after your home simpler and easier. Connect with us on our Facebook page and feel free to Like Us when […]

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For over 40 years Parker Furniture was produced in Sydney and found it’s way into thousands of Australian homes. Parker Furniture was and still is an iconic Australian brand, which has really stood the test of time. I constantly receive calls and emails from customers who still have their much loved Parker chairs, tables and […]

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Handling and moving furniture can be a nightmare especially if you don’t know what you are doing. It’s probably the number one reason why most people put up with leaving their furniture in the same spot for years even when they’ve really wanted to move it. I spent over twenty years delivering and moving furniture […]

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Are your office chair wheels scratching your floors? Plastic office chair wheels destroy timber floors, but now there’s an inexpensive and effective solution!! Slipstick Foot Floor Protectors have released a new innovative range of office chair wheels that replace traditional plastic office chair wheels with other alternatives that protect hard floors surfaces and help to stop scratching […]

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Nubuck leather furniture looks fantastic when it’s new but as it ages it becomes very difficult to keep it in good condition. Unfortunately there are not a lot of options available as far cleaners and conditioners go. Because nubuck leather is a natural and unfinished hide it tends to absorb liquids and gets discoloured very […]

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If you want to extend the life of your timber furniture follow these important furniture care tips if you want it to last. In my experience having  some good information and the right furniture care products, timber furniture can really last for many years. Below are my 12 timber furniture care tips and links to […]

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If you own fine wood furniture, it is important to take proper care of it. With some basic care, your fine furniture can last for years, and stay just as beautiful as the day you bought it. Below are some furniture care tips on taking proper care of wood furniture. 1. Wood Furniture Care Proper […]

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When you’re planning a dinner party and the only thing on your mind is “What if someone spills something on my carpet?” What should you do? Aside from recommending that you don’t serve red wine or coffee, here’s a simple guide for treating stains and maintaining carpets and upholstery. Always clean up spills quickly to […]

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This is a question we get asked quite regularly and the answer is quite simple follow these steps for a solution to this problem. Before you start you will need some soft dry cloths, a damp cloth, a neutral PH leather cleaner, some white vinegar, a soft bristle tooth or finger nail cleaning brush and […]

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When people think of anything related to teak, they usually think of how durable it is. And, even though teak furniture and accessories require pretty much little to no maintenance, you still need to take care of it in order for it to have that look that you really want. So, that is why you […]

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First, some background on PINE WOOD. Pine is a naturally soft wood which continues to “breathe”, based upon changes in the local (home, office, store, etc.) humidity and temperature. On the individual furniture piece there may be slight defects, such as knots,and shakes (small cracks in the surface of the wood). Some minor shrinkage may […]

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