General

Difference Between Sapwood and Heartwood

Sapwood You can usually spot the difference between the two distinct parts of the tree’s xylem if you were to view a crosscut of a mature hardwood tree’s trunk. Once you remove the comparatively thin outer layers, the tree is essentially made up of the sapwood, which is lighter colored wood, and heartwood, which is […]

General

16 Decorator Tricks for Small Apartments

Go Light Use light colors on the walls and floor. Softer hues can make a cramped room feel bigger and brighter. Hang a Mirror Place a mirror opposite a window and it will bounce light around the room, making the space feel airier. The bigger the mirror, the better. Sprinkle in Some Metallics A shimmery […]

Wood Maintenance

Wood Furniture Maintenance & Cleaning Products

Namu Wood Furniture recommends the below furniture cleaning products Note: Product design might vary from image Below products available at all Home-Fix stores, please visit their website at http://home-fix.com/estore/ for price and stock availability. Please contact us or head down to any Home-Fix stores if you require additional advice on maintenance and varnishing of solid wood […]

Wood Maintenance

Wood Care & Maintenance

Whether for the home or the workplace, solid wood products add a level of beauty, value and durability second to none. The good looks and durability of solid hardwood products including flooring, cabinetry, moulding or furniture, can last a lifetime by following these guidelines: The three seemingly harmless “things” are often not a friend to […]