How To Clean The Driftwood Coffee Table

Weathered Driftwood Coffee Table

Driftwood Coffee Table – Pieces of wood or wood that has reached land after floating in the sea or lake, have distinctive wear patterns and a variety of shapes that make it a coveted material for exterior and interior decoration. Before using driftwood in your home, it is important to clean the proper wood to remove dust, dirt, and debris. It is also important to eliminate tannins, a natural compound present in the fibers of wood, driftwood.

Place a piece of plastic sheet on a surface, flat table or ground; place the wood adrift on the sheet. Scrub the wood to drift thoroughly with a brush to remove dust, dirt, and debris. Use latex or act gloves to keep your hands clean. Turn the piece of wood to one drift and continue scrubbing until the wood is clean. Place driftwood in a large bucket or tub. Completely cover the wood with distilled water. Let the wood drift soak in the water.

Change the water each time it becomes dark. Remove driftwood and pour fresh distilled water over it. Unload the old, dark water and place the wood back in the large bucket or in the tub; Fill it with cooler, distilled water. Continue leaving soaking for two weeks. Remove driftwood; Dry with a towel or a clean cloth before placing it in your home.