WANT TO BE AMAZING AT DIY FLOOR AND FURNITURE REPAIR? HERE'S HOW!
Most of us are so afraid to even start a DIY wood repair project. What we don’t actually know is that it’s so easy and fun that you’ll get addicted! Try these DIY floor and furniture repair tips and find yourself looking for more DIY repair projects!
TIP #1: RESEARCH AND READ!
It is always important to research and learn more about the project that you are about to do. This tip applies not only to DIY wood repair projects but also in most of our tasks in school or at work. Research helps us not only gain knowledge but also be prepared for the possible challenges that we might face in the project that we are about to do. In DIY wood repair projects, researching can help you know what type of damage you have, what caused it, ways to repair it, and so much more. You may start your research here in Coconix Blog and know what type of damage your wooden furniture has or you the type of damage your hardwood floors have. Reading is also as it will help you take note of the do’s and don'ts of a product and in this case, your DIY wood repair kit. You must always read first the kit instruction manual and color matching guide so you know where and how to start. You may also download and read Coconix’s ebook on How to Repair Cracks, Chips, Scratches, and Holes on wood. It is best if you prepare enough for a more successful DIY wood repair results!
TIP #2: TAKE NOTE OF THE PRECAUTIONS!
As mentioned in TIP #1, reading will help you take note of the do's and don’ts of your DIY wood repair kit. You must read the instruction manual included in your wood repair kit for warning signs like these:
Keep this product out of the reach of children! Do not ingest!
Avoid contact with the eyes! Only use as described!
May irritate sensitive skin, it is recommended to use plastic gloves!
Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after use!
You may also contact Coconix if you have inquiries on product specifications, precautions, safety tips, and reminders. Being careful is being wise!
TIP #3 PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE!
You might think that once you are prepared and well-researched, you’d get the results you desire right away. Sometimes, it may depend on the type of wood damage. But it is usually recommended to practice first. For Coconix Floor and Furniture Repair Kit, you may try to apply your color mixture first on an inconspicuous area and see how it dries. After drying, you will be able to tell if you need to darken or lighten your color mixture. Also, you can practice creating and matching the grain or pattern of your wood floor or furniture, if there is any. You’ll see how much this practicing stage will be helpful in achieving the best professional results possible!
TIP #4: TAKE BEFORE AND AFTER PICTURES!
As we always request our dear customers, pictures of your repair project mean a lot to us. When you consult us for personalized advice and repair instructions, we base it on the photos that you will send us. So, please make sure that the photos have good quality and clearly showing the damage and the color of your wood floor and furniture. Take the pictures under natural lighting at the best possible angle. Also, taking pictures after you have successfully completed your repair will help other DIYers who are still in the research stage. Your repair experience will give them a tip or two which will greatly help them in their repair projects. Remembering, sharing is caring!
TIP #5: CONTACT AND CONSULT COCONIX
We only want your 100% repair satisfaction so we always recommend that you contact us for personalized advice and repair instructions. In order for us to help you have the best wood repair experience possible, kindly send us photos of the damage or let us know your concerns or inquiries and our Coconix Support and Repair Experts Team will be more than happy to assist you! Don’t be scared, hesitant, or worried to start your DIY wood repair project because we got your back! Order your Coconix Floor and Furniture Repair Kit now!