Best Cloths for Cleaning Raw Wood
- Is it safe to use terry cloths use on raw wood or will it snag?
- I have rustic furniture with knots & burrs, and the microfiber gets snagged on the knots & burrs. What are the best rags for cleaning/dusting rustic furniture?
To Clean Rustic or Raw Wood Furniture
For rustic or raw wood, the easiest way to clean it is with a vacuum hose attachment with a brush. It looks like this https://amzn.to/3qRKp9q and one probably came with your vacuum.
After you’ve got the dust out of the nooks and crannies, you can use a damp sponge to go over the wood. Using either a terry cloth or a microfiber cloth can cause catching that leaves fragments of your cloth in the furniture.
The key is damp – you don’t want to get the wood wet. Water is not good for wood.