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Hot water spilled on wood table

Posted by gregnga (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 2, 13 at 9:22

I have a wood end table that I spilled hot water on and scalded the surface. it appears white where the scalding occured. Is there anyway I can restore the color.


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RE: Hot water spilled on wood table

same answer as below.

Worst case, strip and refinish.

Here is a link that might be useful: similar issue


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RE: Hot water spilled on wood table

I bought an antique table that had shadowy white patches from water. I used a very soft cloth and a regular iron to remove it. Just put the cloth over the spot and iron it at medium temp for a minute or two. It worked like a charm. I tested on another table that I didn't mind ruining first.


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