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2nd Annual Durham Charity Golf Tournament

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Annual Durham Charity Golf Tournament

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Furniture Care Tips

Keep furniture out of direct sunlight. Avoid placing directly in front of or underneath windows. Blot up spills immediately. Lift items rather than dragging them across the furniture surface. Rotate your accessories every once in a while. Avoid placing furniture near heat sources and do not store in damp area. Don’t place hot items directly [...]

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Keeping it Clean

There are many things that will collect on the surface of wood finishes. Such as cooking oils and fumes, fingerprints, dust, and smoking residue. Generally a soft damp cloth followed by a dry cloth will be all you need to clean the finish. A high quality furniture polish may be used occasionally. Apply polish with [...]

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The Benefits of our Fine Furniture Finish

Conversion Varnish is the most commonly used finish used in the high-end furniture market. When properly applied and cared for, the beauty of your furniture’s finish will be enjoyed for many generations. Conversion Varnish has excellent resistance to foods, beverages and common household chemicals. However to maintain the beautiful appearance of your furniture, a few [...]

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Moisture Resistance

If a cup of water is left on the surface of a lacquer top overnight, it will leave a white ring in the finish. If a cup is left on the surface of a conversion varnish finish for a week, there will be no effect to the coating. Conversion varnish is a coating that is [...]

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Care & Cleaning of Solid Wood Furniture

Proper cleaning of your table ensures its beauty and longevity. We recommend simply using a damp cloth to clean your table. Never use a silicone based polish. Your furniture store or local hardware may carry Guardsman Furniture Polish which is recommended for fine wood finishes. Every effort should be made to keep your table out [...]

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How it’s Done

“Our Amish craftsmen follow an exceptional work ethic and have a rich heritage of furniture-making. The careful handcrafting process and quality control reflect the traditions of furniture artisans past. We use only hand-selected North American hardwoods, uncompromising construction, precise mitre cuts, and exceptional finishing techniques – all qualities that you would expect from experts in [...]

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