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White furniture can make any space look beautiful, regardless of wherever it is added- indoor or outdoor. White furniture adds a clean, elegant look to a room that many colored or patterned fabrics just can’t match. Below you will find the list of care instructions for white furniture.

While white furniture looks beautiful, the color cannot tolerate dust, dirt, and wear. There are a number of ways to take care of white furniture with minimal effort-

Keep it dust free

To clean dust deposits off white wood furniture, lightly dampen a sponge or cotton washcloth. Then gently wipe the furniture in smooth, vertical motions.

While cleaning, you may need to put a little extra elbow grease if there is any caked-on dust. To keep this furniture dust-free, it is generally recommended that this simple procedure should be repeated on a weekly basis. If that’s not possible then at the very least, biweekly basis.

Homemade cleaning solution

If there are any mildew deposits on white wood furniture, they can easily be removed with the aid of a homemade cleaning solution.

  • Mix 2 cups of warm water with white wine vinegar in a spray bottle.
  • Now spray the mixture to the mildew- laden areas and let it sit for 3-5 minutes for the vinegar to penetrate.
  • Now use the sponge or washcloth to wipe off the mixture.

White sofa or couch

If you own a white sofa set, futon or a couch. Clean the furniture regularly to keep everyday dirt and grime from setting in.

Vacuum the furniture weekly to remove any accumulated dirt. Brush the furniture with a lint brush if you have pets that shed hair.

Whitewood furniture

Whitewood furniture showoff scratches easily. It is possible to fill them with the aid of good wood furniture polish.

Most wood furniture polishes are applied using a cloth by vigorously rubbing into the scratch-heavy areas of furniture.

Too much polishing can make the furniture a little slippery if used too often, so it should not be done often.

Clean it immediately

It is very important to blot any simple stain immediately with a towel dampened with clean, cold water.

But for stains of tea, wine, and coffee, apply a paste made from baking soda and water.

For grease and oil stains, use a cornstarch poultice.

Leave the cleaner in place for 15 minutes. And then wipe the area with a towel dampened with clean, cold water.


Following these simple care, tips help in keeping up the dainty look of the white color furniture. White furniture requires extreme care and maintenance to look it best.

Write in the comments below your care instructions for white furniture.