Maintenance and rehabilitation

Some recipes simple and effective within the reach of all and all.

should be first cleaned the furniture.

Whether it's before a significant restoration or a simple seasonal maintenance. It is essential to remove the stigma of the daily life of their surfaces

For furniture with leather or canvas elements prior disassembly is necessary.


For this it suffices to use: A basin of warm water and SOAP type detergent, sponge with 'side of green'

Clean, wash, rub in the direction of the wood, don't be afraid to get wet.

Rinse well and several times.

If there is presence of Burns, blows and injuries, "Rusty" black spots, part peeled off, etc…
See you had the surgery section at the bottom of page

After washing and "drying a few hours" comes to the oiling.



50% linseed oil.
50% turpentine.

Mix in a sealed jar with lid to screw type jar of jam or canning jar.

Always with a brush and a sponge to back green "dry and new".
Well soak up your furniture wooden surfaces make drink wood as long that he's asking for that sometimes it takes 2 or 3 applications.

The side of the sponge green allows byAbrasif2PinceauPapierDeVerre
the same opportunity to do a light sanding.

Always in the direction of the wood.


When your furniture won't absorb the oil: wipe off the excess and let it dry.
It is best to rub the piece of furniture with wiping paper and this repeatedly, your paper should not be bold in contact with the wood.

"Attention risk of fires"
Before throwing away them, wet used FAT wiping papers

On a daily basis a CHAPO furniture speaks very simply a bit of cloth or wet sponge. Once or twice a year if he in need a little "MOUMOUTAGE" gives a new youth.


Surgery is a very precise art furniture CHAPO are human beings living with which do not do "anything".


Assault and battery:

The assault and simple battery may well be recovered by re-inflation of the wood in the water, the pattemouille and the iron.
Proceed delicately and precisely as possible.
The wood has an amazing ability to find its forms after crash by simple slub.
Attention to do not burn wood it is better that there is too much water than not enough.

Tasks of wine and rust:

Here we discuss the chemistry, some wood do not react like the others.
Rust and wine stains are not as violent and difficult to remove on the elm on the oak.
Antirouilles acid phosphoric or other to be applied to the cotton swab on the tasks up to disappearance.
Rinse well water.


The problem is very serious and virtually incurable.
Wood that is no longer there, or coal, which replaces it may be that:

  • Camouflaged, dimmed by the washing and the application of shellac in the interstice cleaned before any black burn mark or brunette.
  • A little sanding and oiling will follow.


This requires more or less deep scar sand or scrape and sand until its demise be careful do not sand on too small an area and which would meet later.


These are has eliminated by chemical voice different treatment anti insect products are on the market.
Choose a product type "colourless xylophene" be careful to apply the product in ventilated area "toxic fumes".
Wash and clean up before and after and re – oiled after evaporation or drying of the product.

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