Furniture Care and Maintenance
Care and Maintenance
When specifying and purchasing furniture, please be aware of the environment it will be used in. Sunlight, heat sources, pets, humidity, etc. can all affect the performance and longevity of your furniture. Regular care and maintenance is required to keep your furniture in good order.
Timber is a natural material; variations in the colour and grain are the natural characteristics of the timber. These characteristics enhance the beauty of the product and make each piece unique. To maintain the original appearance of this product, we recommend that you treat it with care and limit exposure to direct heat or direct/reflective sunlight. As timber is sealed with a protective coating, the only maintenance is to regularly wipe timber with damp cloth to remove dust and dirt. Oils or other polishes are not recommended. Do not wet down surfaces or leave spills to sit on timber surfaces. Abrasive products are not recommended. Impacts against the timber are not recommended and will cause damage for which we accept no responsibility.
Spray painted finishes are standard across the Dessein Furniture range, the only maintenance required is to regularly wipe timber with a damp cloth to remove dust and dirt. Oils or other polishes are not recommended. Do not wet down or leave spills to sit on timber surfaces. Avoid contact with liquid, heat and keep out of direct/ reflective sunlight. Use of abrasive cleaning products, materials of objects and impacts against painted surfaces are not recommended and will cause damage for which we accept no responsibility.
Regular Care: Protect from direct sunlight, direct heat and adverse weather conditions. Regularly clean and dust your leather with a clean dry cloth.
Cleaning: Do not use shoe, floor, laundry or other harsh general cleaners. Do not use shoe cream, general cleaning fluid or any saddlery products. Do not use any abrasive cleaning powders or pastes. Do not use solvent, furniture, floor or shoe polishes. Avoid any hard rubbing or scrubbing of the leather. Remove all liquid and food spills immediately. Clean contact areas of perspiration and body oils regularly. Always dust before cleaning. If using proprietary leather cleaners, do so strictly in accordance with the manufacturers instructions. Buff with dry cloth. Dry in shade away from direct heat or sunlight.
Spot Cleaning: Clean as above, Persistent stains may require treatment by a professional cleaner.
Please Note: An excessive build up of perspiration or body oils may cause discolouration of the leather.
Advice & technical information
Any advice, recommendation, information, technical information, specification, drawing, description, illustration, dimensions, assistance or service provided by Dessein in relation to any product(s) is given in good faith and is believed by Dessein to be appropriate and reliable at the time it was given. However, any such advice, recommendation, information, technical information, specification, drawing, description, illustration, dimensions, assistance or service provided by Dessein in relation to any products supplied by Dessein is approximate only.