How to care for a good walnut table

Dust it regularly and polish once or twice a year using a small amount of proper wax (not spray polish, as after a while you get build-up), buffing well to get a really good shine.

Treat any sticky marks in between with a chamois cloth wrung out in a solution of one part vinegar to six parts water.

If you have a household tip that you would like to share with Aggie’s followers – send it to us for publication – go to