Wipe wood daily with a slightly damp cotton cloth to remove dust. Never use harsh chemicals to clean spots and spills. Due to the high moisture content of this product, it is not recommended that it be placed on a carpet as this could lead to staining. Can be used outside but the wood will weather. Through sun exposure the patina of this natural product will change to grey in time. Steel is not rust proof and should not be wiped down with a damp cloth. It is natural steel with a wax coating, should the wax coating get scratched all that is needed is for wax to be applied and then rubbed in. 1 x Tin of Wax treatment included in price.