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How to clear and maintain wood door? | 5 Things you need to know about wooden door maintenance.

How to clear and maintain wood door? | 5 Things you need to know about wooden door maintenance.

October 09, 2022

Lots of people don't know how to clean the wooden during daily usage, or even don't realize the wood door should be maintain in this way. However, with good maintain of wooden door, not only can keep it as shinning and new as the time we purchase, but also can extend the usage lifetime. Here are 5 things we need to know about maintain wooden door.

Hihaus wood doors

1. Do not be overexertion

The meaning of overexertion in here is for when you open or close the door. During your daily usage, pushing or pulling too hard with big opening angle, wood door will get harm. What's more, do not hang heavy objects on the door leaf and must avoid collision and scratch of sharp objects.


2.Do not open the door when your hand with water.

wood door hinges and lock

Door lock is one of important part of wood door. And below tips we should be aware of that. Don't open the door with wet hand, lock color will be fade out after some time of water ruin. Besides, when you use keys or spinning the button of door lock, please be more carefully, don't be so hard on it, otherwise will reduce the service life of door lock. 

If hinges, lock position become lose, please tight them up immediately. When the door lock does not open flexibly, add some pencil lead foam into the keyhole, will be helpful.


3.Do not let detergent get into the line which pressing glass .

Some wooden door design with glass, to clean them up, you should be aware these points:

1)When wiping the glass, do not let the detergent or water penetrate the gap of the wooden door glass bead to avoid deformation.

2)Do not use too much force to wipe the glass to avoid damage to the glass and ourselves

3)If the glass gets broken, there may be a big damage. It's wise to ask professional maintenance personnel to repair it.


4.Use soft cloths to wipe out the dirt

To clean up the dirt of wooden door surface (For example: fingerprint), can try breathing out to make it wet, wiping with soft clothes (rough clothes will easily make scratch). Also, can use the vacuum cleaner dedusted regularly. If the stain is hard to remove, you can try with neutral detergent, toothpaste, or special detergent for furniture. After decontamination, do remember clean it immediately.


5.Keep well ventilated

The wooden door should be kept in a well ventilated, normal temperature and humidity. To prevent the wooden from deforming due to excessive humidity and temperature difference, and the metal accessories from rusting, edge sealing, and decorative materials falling off. When using electric heaters or other heating equipment in cold weather, keep away from wooden door to avoid heating deformation.


With above explanation and maintenance, hopefully you will find them useful. If you meet any other similar problems. 

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