You will need
- Wax furniture soft wax solid, a knife, a felt cloth, furniture bar
To patch the crack, a dent, a small hole or a scratch on wooden surfaces that bear little physical and chemical load, allows the use of soft furniture wax.
The wax is applied by rubbing a putty knife or edging knife. Excess wax is cut with a knife or piece of plastic (end cap from the furniture area). Plastic does not allow for advanced scratch has already damaged the surface. Smeared with wax and then Polish the surface clean with a felt cloth.
In that case, if the subject of the restoration material has a distinct texture of wood, then plastered the place you can handle the alcohol-soluble pens or markers. The more colors you have, the better you will be able to mask a scratch or other defect.
The second method involves the use of solid furniture wax. It is suitable for the treatment of small defects on wooden or laminated surfaces designed for medium to heavy loads. Hard wax helps to ensure the water resistance of the repair area.
Unlike the hard wax from the soft is that it is more resistant to mechanical stress. The cost of solid wax, it is not as accessible and has a wide color range. Hard wax is applied in molten form. The wax is melted by a soldering iron or a lighter, after which it should be applied abundantly on the damaged area. A good grip is achieved if the wax immediately to cool. The excess removed from the surface, the repair is polished.
The third method is to use a furniture touch. It is more expensive and rare tool, the color choices are limited. The bar allows you to quickly fix small chips, cracks and scratches on laminated or wood surfaces. This remedy will undoubtedly find application in stores that sell ready-made furniture to remove minor defects arising during transportation and Assembly.
Immediately before use, shake the tool. Put consistently one to three layers. Excess material after drying, remove with a damp cloth. The bottle should be stored tightly closed.
Advice 2 : How to fix scratches on the body
Scratches on the car body always spoil the mood of its owner, especially if the car is new or rented. However, to remove a blemish, it is not necessary to go to the car wash. Repair of minor body damage you can make yourself. It does not require special knowledge and specific skills.
You will need
- - polishes of several kinds;
- - soft fabric.
First determine the depth and size of scratches. In the case when there is extensive damage to the paintwork, bodywork and other detail will have to repaint. Embellish yourself so that the repair area was invisible, will not work. Tinting is better done in the service station.
If the paint coating is visible a scratch, determine its depth. To do this, use a soft cloth to clean the scratch from the dirt. If it will be deep (the base coat) to get rid of her purchase in the shop some paint. Naturally, the paint color must match the color of the scratched body. Before tinting podbrasyvanii isolate section of body from other surfaces of the car. If the scratch is not very long, touch up her toothpick – so convenient.
If the scratch is mild and affects only the layers of lacquer or paint, it is more efficient to use a dedicated Polish. Depending on the defect depth gain melkoabrazivnymi, sredneoblastnogo or krupnopanelnoye Polish for small, medium or large according to the depth of the scratches, respectively. Do not try to low price: buy enough expensive Polish with a stock. As experience shows, it can be useful in the future many times.
Before polishing the body repair area thoroughly clean, wash and dry. Polishing spend according to the instructions on the container of Polish. During the polishing take care of good lighting of the workplace. When polishing try to smooth the sharp edges of the scratches. Deep scratch put them in two stages: first krupnopanelnoye Polish, and then melkoabrazivnymi. Krupnooptovaya Polish, handle with care - carelessness can lead to wiping the paint coat to the base coat.
Polishing is most often sold in paste-like condition, but are found in the form of liquids or aerosols. Apply the polishing paste on a dry, soft cloth and RUB the paste into the defect with the help of movements along the scratch. Try to pinpoint the moment when the edge of the scratch smoothed out. After that, remove the rest of the polishes used and continue to process the body more melkoabrazivnymi. It should be rubbed in a circular motion as long as the scratch will become invisible.
In conclusion, make additional protection and the desired sheen of the defective area by using wax or polymer protective polishes.
Take precautions when working with automotive chemicals. Wear protective gloves. When getting the Polish on the skin, wash it away with a significant amount of water and soap.