banner

Furniture Repair Ottumwa IA

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Furniture Repair. You will find helpful, informative articles about Furniture Repair, including "Furniture Tips". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Ottumwa, IA that will answer all of your questions about Furniture Repair.

Fastenal- Ottumwa
641-682-0063
1 Gateway Drive Ottumwa, IA, 52501
Ottumwa, IA
 
Carroll Lumber Co., Inc.
(641) 684-6526
201 S Iowa Ave
Ottumwa, IA
 
Eddyville Lumber And Hardware
(641) 969-4885
207 South 8th Street
Eddyville, IA
 
True Value Farm&home Improve
(641) 664-1414
608 S West St
Bloomfield, IA
 
Ohara True Value Hardware
(641) 682-4528
500 W Main St
Ottumwa, IA
 
Kmart 7161 / Cross Merch
(641) 682-8101
1131 N Quincy Ave
Ottumwa, IA
Store Hours
Miscellaneous
Store Type
Miscellaneous
Hours
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21
Store Features
Monday To Friday Working Hours is :8-22 and for Sat:8-22
Sun:8-21

Ohara True Value Hardware
(641) 682-4528
500 W Main St
Ottumwa, IA
 
Ohara True Value Hardware
(641) 932-2929
4 Washington Ave
Albia, IA
 
True Value Farm & Home Improve
(641) 664-1414
608 South West St
Bloomfield, IA

Data Provided By:
Menard's 3185
(641) 682-4711
1898 Venture Drive
Ottumwa, IA
 
Data Provided By:

Furniture Tips




Maintenance

Water Spots On Furniture

Take an old, worn-in toothbrush and some baking soda. Wrap the bristles in a soft, damp cloth and then dip in the baking soda. Rub the water spot area gently to remove the stain.

Teak Furniture

Teakwood being an oil-finished product needs special care. Frequent dusting is very important. Frequently used furniture need oiling every month or so. Use a solution of mild detergent for cleaning and tung oil for restoring the sheen to dry areas.
Furniture not used as much may need oiling only once or twice a year. Oil if wood looks pale and the surface feels dry. Oil piece, then let the oil set for 3 to 4 hr. or even overnight. Then buff with another clean, soft clothe to remove the excess oil.

What Should You Use To Refinish That Wood Project?

How do you determine whether paint remover or a furniture refinisher is needed for a particular refinishing job?
Use a cotton ball, moisten with nail polish remover and touch it to the furniture. If the cotton ball sticks, the finish is varnish, lacquer or shellac, and you need to use a furniture refinisher. If the cotton ball does not stick, you need to use paint remover.

Furniture Scratches

Scratched Wood Tables

To keep your tables from being scratched buy ordinary felt and glue it onto the bottom of ashtrays, vases, and collectibles. That way, their sharp edges will not mar your woodwork. Glue or double-faced tape can secure the felt.

Scratches in Furniture

Deep scratches are hard to cover up, but some surface scratches are filled in and made less visible with furniture polishes.

Cedar Chests and Closets

Why These Chests and Closets Work So Well!

Eastern red cedar (Juniperus virginiana) does not repel moths or beetles from its odors. This is an old wives tale! The wood is resistant to insects but the odor doesn't act as a repellant.
Don't throw or give away your cedar chests quite yet! The cedar chests and closet...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Handyman