4 Tips for Caring for Your Melamine Furniture

Most homes have built in cupboards, bookshelves, desks, or some sort of furniture made from melamine board or other laminated board panels. These decorative panel products, such as PG Bison’s MelaWood boards, are a popular choice as they are durable, inexpensive, and stylish, but they can lose durability when the product is not treated with the proper basic care.

Here are a few basic steps to keeping your decorative panel products clean and cared-for.

  1. Cleaning: just give it a wipe

It is usually not necessary to use detergents or abrasives to clean your melamine surfaces. A simple wipe with a dry or slightly damp micro-fibre cloth is the best first step when it comes to cleaning laminate surfaces.

Once you have wiped away any dust you can see where dust and dirt might have caked onto the surface. Use a damp cloth or sponge to rub the more stubborn … Read the rest

Someone Are My Table, Or Beware Of Wdis

Solid wood is a perfect material. Extremely versatile and nice-looking, this natural material could be used for making lots of things we all have in our homes.

But being natural could be a cause of problems. There are tiny creatures for whom your Italian luxury furniture you’ve dreamt about for years is nothing more than food or place to build a nest in. These insects also are part of nature, that’s why they could be difficult to notice and get rid of. Let’s take a quick look at a few species of wood-destroying insects, or WDIs, as exterminators call them. These pests are a source of constant stress for hundreds of millions of people.

Termites

Sometimes called white ants (although they are closer to cockroaches than to ants from entomologists’ point of view), termites are insects that could damage almost any object containing cellulose: wooden details, from structure of buildings … Read the rest