Use a soft sponge and lukewarm water. Use neutral, not alkaline detergent. Never use dilutents, alcohol, acetone, abrasive products or solvents containing chlorine water or similar products. Iron Is Not Rust Proof. DO NOT USE ABRASIVE CLEANER This will damage the protective lacquer coating. Beech Wipe daily with a slightly damp cotton cloth to remove dust. Allow to air dry. NEVER use harsh chemicals to clean spots and spills. Wipe immediately to avoid moisture penetrating the wood.