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Tips for Furniture Maintenance

You usually take a lot of care while purchasing new furniture, especially their design and make. It is surprising and yet true that many people tend to spend very less time in maintenance of these costly furniture, especially is we’re talking about outdoor furniture. Websites like www.dpplastics.co.za offer a  lot of tips and information regarding this subject.

They generally think that dusting is all that is required. Well, this is not so. For furniture to have a long life, you have to keep them in a room that has the right temperature and moisture. When the temperature is high, you would see that the furniture tends to pale off and starts giving an antique look, as if your grandfather had given off to you as a family property.

The same goes to moisture conditions too. Wooden furniture tends to develop cracks, when the moisture is too low. You would also find them turning brittle with time. However, when the moisture is too high, the furniture become a breeding ground for micro-organisms such as fungus and bacteria. This again is a cause of worry because it not only affects the furniture but also your health.

To keep the moisture under control you can use a Dehumidifier. A dehumidifier can absorb extra moisture present in the room and keep it comparatively dry, so that your furniture does not get affected from the extra moisture.

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