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    • Mr_Singleton
    • By Mr_Singleton 15th Sep 17, 7:25 PM
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    Table top cleaning
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    • 15th Sep 17, 7:25 PM
    Table top cleaning 15th Sep 17 at 7:25 PM
    About 3 years ago I bought an "Ebbe Gehl for John Lewis Mira 4-8 Seater Extending Dining Table". It's described as "Made from solid oak with an oiled finish"

    One of these..
    https://www.johnlewis.com/ebbe-gehl-for-john-lewis-mira-4-8-seater-extending-dining-table/p1569360?navAction=jump

    Over time the table top has become slightly marked/stained. Have spoken to John Lewis about restoring it but haven't had much more than a shrug and something about "re-oiling it"

    So, was wondering what I should be doing? I thought about sandpapering the top but was worried that after doing it it might not match the legs or look odd. Also any advice on what oil to use? I think I remember somebody mentioning osomo oil?
    Any advice appreciated.
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    • VfM4meplse
    • By VfM4meplse 16th Sep 17, 5:21 AM
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    • 16th Sep 17, 5:21 AM
    There are professional oils on the market, you'll find them in the aisles of any DIY store. By only slightly marked, do you mean lightly scratched? This is where a single walnut night help:

    Value-for-money-for-me-puhleeze!

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