How to Remove Furniture Scratches with a Walnut

Cover up scratches on wood furniture by using this simple technique with a walnut.


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You Will Need

  • Walnut
  • Pecans (optional)
  • Almonds (optional)
  • Brazil nuts (optional)


  1. Step 1

    Remove the meat

    Remove a large piece of nut from the shell and rub it diagonally into the scratch.

  2. Pecans, almonds, and Brazil nuts will also work.

  3. Step 2

    Rub with fingers

    Rub the area with your fingers to warm the area.

  4. Step 3

    Let the oils soak in

    Wait a few minutes to let the natural oil from the nut soak into the wood.

  5. Step 4

    Buff area

    Buff the area with a soft cloth.

  6. Did you know? A high source of protein, vitamins, and antioxidants, walnuts reduce the risk of heart disease and contribute to the brain's cognitive functions.