Wicker furniture can suffer an early demise from lack of care. Routine maintenance of wicker is easy and takes little time, and many minor repairs are within the range of amateurs. To make your wicker furniture last for a longer time, here are some useful tips for you to maintain your wicker furniture well. Keep in a cool and dry place and avoid storage in direct sunlight or near sources of heat. Avoiding direct sunlight in very important for wicker furniture in Spring, Summer and Autumn Another important thing you should pay extra attention is to avoid your wicker furniture being close to sources of heat. If the rattan furniture is close to the sources of heat, you will find soon that it will become very dry and brittle. And the toughness will be very bad and hard to restore. Then, ventilation of wicker furniture is very important, especially in rainy season. If it is a fine day, you had better get your rattan furniture in a draught after cleaning. But please keep in mind that do not place your wicker furniture in your sunny porch and make them be shined suddenly and violently. If you do that, it is very easy for rattan furniture to deform in a high rate and even fracture.
All wicker furniture need painting after dry and sanding. Frankly speaking, DIY at home is not a very good choice for wicker furniture. You had better to send your good furniture to some professional paint factories and let them paint your furniture with professional spraying equipment. By doing this, you can make sure that all corners and recesses can be painted evenly and no darker emboss and white pits.