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San Diego Teak Refinishing in the Summer Months

This time of year is especially trying for San Diego Teak Refinishing. Why? With the season’s warmer temperatures, many customers of properly maintained teak will experience the unsightly appearance of naturally occurring teak oil on their wood surfaces. Naturally occurring teak oil (not the kind purchased at retail!) will make furniture look splotchy and can even cause drips onto cushions and patios. Not what most teak owners are looking for out of their beautiful teak furniture!

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Orange County Teak Sealing

Know how to avoid damage to your teak before hiring a company for teak restoration in Orange County.
Teak Restoration in Orange County and You

Teak has a naturally high oil content, which is why its used for boat decking a lot. Woods that have high oil content, like teak, help to prevent slipping particularly in areas that are exposed to water. With that in mind, applying varnish would be a huge mistake. Too much oil added into teak can lead […]

Teak Furniture Maintenance

Teak Furniture is a great option for any outdoor living environment but teak furniture maintenance is one aspect of teak ownership that should not be overlooked.  Teak is a beautiful hardwood that is sturdy and durable, not to mention beautiful, and is becoming more popular all the time for a prime source for outdoor furniture.   Teak is full of natural oils that helps to defend it from the infestation of insects and also helps it resist warping, shrinking or rotting […]

Teak Furniture Restoration Can Make Your Teak New Again

Your teak furniture is very durable, which is one of the reasons you selected teak in the first place but teak furniture restoration will still be something that you need to deal with.  Perhaps you were aware that the exposure of your teak outdoor furniture would mean that it eventually will become a gray or silver color. If you prefer the golden honey color of new teak, Teak Furniture Restoration can be done to restore that luster to your outdoor […]

Maintaining Teak Furniture

When you purchase quality outdoor teak furniture, you are getting wood that is beautiful and durable, but you should consider the steps in maintaining teak furniture as well. Teak has natural oils that helped it survive in the rainforest which help make it resistant to rot, insects, and weather. Because you might spend a little more money on teak than you would on redwood, oak, or cedar, you need to know how to approach maintaining teak furniture so that it will retain its beauty […]

Cleaning Teak Furniture – The Right Way!

Teak is a beautiful hardwood that is tropical in nature and starts out with a golden honey color. It has become a prized wood for both indoor and outdoor furniture. However, as teak begins to get older and particularly when it has been out in the elements, there is a profound color change that takes place. The beautiful golden honey shade becomes a silvery gray. The wood is still strong and durable, but has a completely different look than it did when it […]

Caring for Teak Furniture in the Wintertime in San Diego, Orange County and Los Angeles

caring for teak furniture is Misunderstood
This time of year we are bombarded with questions regarding caring for teak furniture during the winter months in Southern California.  One of the biggest misconceptions regarding teak furniture is that our relatively rainy Southern California winters can cause damage to outdoor teak furniture.  While any teak left unprotected can be damaged by any element, the sun, not water, is our main enemy for caring for teak furniture in our climate here in San Diego, […]

New Video for Teak Refinishing in San Diego

teak refinishing Video!
Teak & Deck Professionals just published a brief video showcasing examples of their amazing teak furniture refinishing transformations. The video, only about 30 seconds in length, shows sets of before and after photos and gives contact info to the company’s website. The video can be found at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e4dtnQmmV14 . The pictures shown are normal, everyday examples of teak refinishing projects that can also be done for your teak furniture.

Most consumers still are not aware of the radical […]

Cleaning Outdoor Teak Furniture

Cleaning Outdoor Teak Furniture
If you own outdoor teak furniture, now is the perfect time to get it in shape for Spring and Summer.  Cleaning outdoor teak with the right materials and a little hard work or you can trust the cleaning and sealing to a service company like Teak & Deck Professionals.

When cleaning outdoor teak furniture, use a mild house detergent to scrub away all discoloration and then rinse your pieces well. You can also use a commercial-grade oxygen […]