Timber Care


The following guidelines should be adopted when caring for you new timber furniture from At Home. 

Care must be taken in order to extend the longevity of your timber furniture.

  • Keep timber clean and dust free by cleaning regularly with a soft damp cloth.
  • Spills should be cleaned immediately with a soft damp cloth to avoid damage to your timber furniture.
  • Regular use of a silicon free furniture polish is recommended.
  • Make sure you only use industry recommended products to avoid adverse affects to your timber.
  • Avoid contact with direct heat and sunlight as this may cause the timber to fade or crack/split.
  • Always use coasters and heat mats as heat and moisture will damage the lacquer.
  • Be cautious with table runners and decorations. Many fabrics/materials used in table runners contain harsh dyes that can react with lacquers and stain the timber.
  • Timber will mellow over time with UV light, Table runners and decorations should not be left in the same position for extended periods as this will cause shadowing.
  • Do not drag or push your timber furniture. Always lift the furniture to move it.