Renew an Old Wood Banister

Have you ever used furniture polish/oil on your banister? It does wonders! It took my old wood banister and breathed some new life in to it. If you have not given it a try, do it! It only takes a couple of minutes and renews and restores the shine. It’s like a much needed drink!


Before


After

You can also use this trick on your wood kitchen and bathroom cabinets. I actually had a friend ask if I had new cabinets after I had used this on them. It really does make a huge difference on older oak or anything that starts looking dry.

This is a great trick when getting ready to sell your home. Costs next to nothing and gives your rooms a mini face lift! It even helps hide scratches and dings.

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Comments

  1. says

    Oh my gosh….brilliant. I have that EXACT same wood with that EXACT same problem. I’d just love to replace it….but let’s be honest with ourselves here…that aint happenin’. I’m headed to the store right this second. (no really, I am. Granted, I was already almost out the door…but now I’m ammending my list.)

  2. says

    I just used Old English on a rag. The spray works with a rag too. I have used Pledge and furniture polish with orange oil too. They have all worked great.

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