Cherry Coffee Table
Helpful information about the
cherry coffee table is what you will
As well, you will learn how to care for and protect your
cherry coffee table.
The cherry coffee table is one that when used strategically
in the home can add interest and appeal to what might be a drab
Cherry wood is a strong high quality wood that has a
beautiful red tinge used in furniture which is a characteristic
that has made the cherry coffee table an endearing piece of
living room furniture.
There two basic styles that are available when it comes to
cherry furniture, modern and traditional.
Whichever type you choose it will be a great choice because
this table layer darkens over time, which makes the grain
pattern visible adding warmth to the wood as well as visual
appeal. You see lots of antique cherry wood furniture as
accents in many 5-star hotels around the world.
Having a cherry coffee table will be a great investment on
your part not only due of the characteristic described above
but also because it’s a hardwood you can be sure that the table
you have will be resistant to damages such as minor scratches
and dents. A table made from cherry is safer around children
because it’s not easy to knock it down even as children climb
or bump against the table.
Another reason why this table will give you value for money
is you can hand this down to your children and their children
and they’d still get a table that grows more beautiful and
elegant over the years. They can even end up selling the table
as an antique coffee table and still get a hefty price because
when you look at antique cherry tables from fifty to a hundred
years ago or even longer the quality of the wood has never
faded even for just a little bit.
If you own a cherry wood table one of the problems that you
will no doubt notice is that if you’re not careful enough, your
cherry wood coffee table can lose its wonderful finish when
it’s constantly exposed to water marks when you settle
beverages on it without using coasters or when you constantly
spill your drinks on it.
Care Tips for the Cherry
If your table has such marks, here are simple and easy steps
that you can do to keep those stains off that wonderful
- Rub a scoop of mayonnaise onto the affected area using
a soft cloth or a chamois cloth.
- Leave the mayonnaise on this area overnight and then
wipe it away in the morning.
Never use aerosol furniture cleaners
because they contain chemicals that coyuld damage the cherry
Wax cherry furniture every two months with high quality
paste wax. Use a small amount on a soft cloth; apply it in a
circular motion then buff with another clean soft cloth.
Avoid scratching the furniture by all means and don’t forget
to use coasters whenever you settle drinks on your table to
avoid water rings.
Scratches occur when you slide your dishes on the table
surface. So if you’re going to use your cherry table to
display figurines, glue a piece of felt on the bottom of
the figurines surface to avoid scratches on the wood.
Lastly, never place vases full of flowers and water on your
table to avoid water spillage. In case of water spillage, clean
the surface immediately with a soft cloth.
A cherry coffee table will be a great addition to your home
because it’s going to fit any setting your house has, be it
formal or casual. When you buy one this type of coffee table furniture will transform the
room where it will be used and enjoyed.