Here are some useful ironmongery and door furniture tips, hints and tricks.....

Removing Scratches

Rub mayonnaise into scratches on furniture with your finger, let it stand, and remove with a soft cloth.

Wrought Iron Furniture

To remove rust spots on wrought ironmongery, use oily furniture polish.

Mahogany Repair

To cover scratches in mahogany, cover the mark with iodine and then furniture polish.

Alcohol Stains on Furniture

Remove alcohol stains on furniture with olive oil and dry with soft cloth

Grease Stains on Furniture

Absorb grease on furniture by pouring salt on the spill immediately.

Rusted Metal Furniture

Remove rust on metal furniture / ironmongery by rubbing turpentine.

Burns on Furniture

Apply mayonnaise to the burned area, let it stand for awhile, and wipe off with a soft cloth.

Ink Stained Leather

Rub cuticle remover into the leather to remove ink stains from leather furniture.

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