How to Remove Scratches from a Glass Coffee Table
Glass coffee tables are stylish and allow light to pass through them, but can be easily scratched. If you have a scratched glass coffee table and want to restore its look, here are some steps to follow:
Assuming the Scratch is Not Too Deep
1. First, Gather All the Necessary Supplies:
- Cerium oxide
- Distilled water
- Soft cloth or cotton swab
- Cleaning solution
- Furniture polish
2. Prepare the Cerium Oxide:
Mix three parts of cerium oxide to one part of distilled water. Stir this to create a paste.
3. Next, Apply the Paste:
Carefully put a small amount of the paste on the scratched area. Rub it gently in a circular pattern with a soft cloth or cotton swab until the scratch disappears.
4. Clean the Table:
Mix one-quarter of a cup of vinegar with one-quarter of a cup of distilled water. Add a few drops of your preferred cleaning solution to the mixture. Use a clean cloth to wipe off the paste and any residue.
5. Finally, Polish the Table:
Apply a small amount of furniture polish or mineral oil to the glass table and use a soft cloth to buff it.
Assuming the Scratch Is Too Deep
If the scratch is too deep, it is best to consult a professional who can repair the glass. They will be able to buff the scratched area and make the table look like new again.
Removing scratches from a glass coffee table is possible with a few basic supplies. By following the steps outlined above, your coffee table can look good as new!