With time, like all other things, your furniture will begin to wear out over time. Depending on the frequency and roughness of use, it’ll probably begin to wear and tear fairly quickly. That doesn’t mean you need to throw it out and buy something new. There are ways to give it a facelift. Here are some ways to work on your furniture to make it look new once more.


While our eyes are great at noticing differences, it’s surprisingly (and perhaps alarmingly) easy to trick them. For instance, you can overload peoples’ eyes with a lot of differences, which can distract them from noticing similarities. When it comes to furniture, moving it around and restructuring the room can make your furniture look new without actually doing anything to it! By changing the arrangement, people will be preoccupied with the new design instead of each furnishing. This won’t work forever nor on everyone, but it’s a very cost-effective way to give your furniture a new look.


You don’t need to rely on illusions and tricks to make your furniture look new; many furniture-related services improve your furniture’s appearance. You could opt to get your wooden furniture restained, which refers to a process of recoloring a piece of furniture with a liquid dye or tint. There are many stains available, so you have an array of color-schemes from which to choose. You can even mix up the new colors when rearranging your furniture to make your room look different.

Deep Cleaning

Another cost-effective way to make your furniture look new is to deep clean it. Dust is probably furniture’s most pervasive enemy. Doing anything (even nothing) somehow leads to dust accumulating on your furniture, and this dust makes your furnishings look dull and old. Fortunately, cleaning dust isn’t expensive (though it can be repetitive). Grab a cleaning cloth and wipe down your furniture with a wood-friendly solution and ensure you get the dust out of all the nooks and crannies, as well as the joints.

If none of these works out and you’re looking to get your furniture repaired, restored, or refinished, get in touch with On Site Wood Wizard. It’s a furniture repair service that provides different furniture-related services, like kitchen cabinet refinishing or garage door restoration, in Walnut Creek, CA. Contact them now to make your furniture look and feel brand new.