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How You Can Keep Wood Shutters in Good Shape

How You Can Keep Wood Shutters in Good Shape

We have a few maintenance tips to help preserve the gorgeous appearance of wood shutters.

Wood shutters look great in pretty much any house. When well-maintained, they can seriously improve the look of any room in which you put them, but maintenance is key. So, what maintenance procedures should you follow to keep your shutters in great condition? We have a few maintenance tips to help preserve the gorgeous appearance of wood shutters.

It’s a Must to Dust Your Wood Shutters

Dusting is a big part of caring for your wood shutters, and it’s very simple to do. All it takes is your everyday household duster to get the task done. By dusting your shutters, dirt and debris don’t have the chance to accumulate on them. You should do dusting about once per week if you want good results.

Only Use Approved Cleaning Supplies

If your wood shutters get particularly messy, dusting might not be enough to get all of the dirt off. In situations like this, cleaning products may be needed. Just be sure the cleaning product you’re using is designed to work on natural wood.

Some people choose to use furniture polish as a way of cleaning wood shutters. If you’re uncertain of what product to use, you can always consult a professional window treatment company.

Don’t Expose Your Wood Shutters to Too Much Moisture and Humidity

Water is a natural enemy of wood, and your shutters are no exception. A little water isn’t going to do too much harm, but as moisture piles up, your wood shutters are put at greater risk. Wet cleaning products can cause your wood shutters to begin peeling or warping.

If you want to preserve the look of your wood shutters, you should minimize the humidity in your house whenever and wherever possible.

Contact Mike’s Flooring and Design Center

Since Mike purchased the business in 1996, he and his team have helped families like yours throughout Delmarva, Sussex County, DE, and Ocean City, MD. Mike continues to be involved in the day-to-day operations, ensuring the vision you share is the one we help deliver.

Over the years, we have established relationships with local manufacturers, such as Adura, COREtec, and Bruce, who we trust to deliver superior work. Our team will continue to be your point of contact through the entire process to be sure you are completely satisfied.

With the state of the country as it is, and taking into consideration the safety of our fellow citizens, our showroom is “BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.”  We also provide “SHOP AT HOME” service.  We will bring samples directly to your home, or should you already know what products you want, we can safely provide you with a “FREE ESTIMATE.”   This allows you the flexibility of not having to be at home for us to do an estimate, nor the installation.  All we will need to know is what areas in your home we would be doing and how we can gain access (hidden key, lock box, coded entry, realtor, neighbor, etc.).  This is tailored around the homeowner who needs to get their unit ready for the season or simply enhancing their home but does not want to leave their home or can’t make it to town (Ocean City, Berlin, Salisbury, Worcester / Wicomico County Maryland & Sussex County Delaware).

This service is not new to us.  We have already been providing this service for our customers for the past 24 years.  With the current situation at hand, we can continue to provide you with your Floor Covering and/or Window Treatment & Design needs along with the “AWESOME SERVICE YOU DESERVE, ALONG WITH PROFESSIONAL, QUALITY INSTALLATIONS.”

Please feel free to contact us at 800-298-9470, or email us at mike@mikesflooringanddesigncenter.com and we will be more than happy to assist you with your project.  Have a wonderful day and STAY HEALTHY!

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