If you are dealing with some flawed furniture pieces, there are a few different fast fixes that you can implement. A touch up pen is a great way to get rid of scratches and worn edges in a fast and convenient way. Wax sticks are great to hide cracks and blemishes and are easy to apply as you just have to rub the stick into the crack. Finally, burn in sticks can help fill in deep chips, cracks or knots and they also can use many different heat sources.
- Using a touch up pen can help conceal scratches and worn edges in a fast and convenient way.
- To use a wax stick, rub the stick into a hole and then scrape away the excess wax with a knife.
- Burn in sticks can use many different heat sources such as a soldering iron, a woodburning tool or a heated palette knife.
“Centuries ago, stone sculptors used wax to conceal cracks and blemishes. Today, it’s still well suited for making instant, on-site repairs to chips and other damage too serious for a stain pen, such as holes left by finish nailers.”