Teak is a remarkably dense and heavy wood, so anything made out of teak will be heavy. Teak dining furniture is made of the same teak material as outdoor furniture or teak patio furniture. Even though teak has a level of heat confrontation, the wood can be damaged from a very hot pot or dish placed directly on it. To avoid burn marks or scarring from heat, place a trivet on the table first and set the hot object on that. If the table top does get injured due to heat, it is easy to fix.
If the teak dining table top is damaged from burns or scratches, the injure can be repaired very easily. It would be sensible to repair the table top in a workshop, office, garden or out of doors. If that is not possible, take additional care when performing the job. Since sanding and applying oil to the table will be concerned, place a fall cloth under the table. With a fine grain sand paper, sand the table top removing the outside layer, being careful not to score or further injure the table.
When sanding is total complete, wipe the dust from the table, using a damp cloth if essential. Apply teak oil to a moist material and apply it to the table top, resistance it gently into the wood following the way of the grain. Keep smoothing on glow layers of oil the wood cannot soak up anymore.
When the table is dry, buff the top by means of a spotless cloth. Using one more dry cloth apply teak sealer to the cloth and massage that into the table following the grain of the wood. Allow the table to dehydrated and buff with a dry spotless cloth.
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