Care Instructions Care Info: You've put a lot of care into choosing your furnishings. And with continued care at home, they should share your address for many years to come. Now for your owner's manual… Dakota 77" Dining Table Dust with soft dry cloth. Do not leave spills unattended. Wood characteristics: grain, knots, pitting, mineral deposits. Expansion and contraction will occur with changes in humidity. Seasonal splitting and checking are inherent to this product. Do not use abrasive cleaner. Use natural beeswax regularly to maintain finish. Protect from heat and liquids. Finish may darken with time and exposure to the elements. TABLE TOP IS RAW (UNFINISHED), SO STAINING IS INHERENT. Wipe spills immediately to reduce staining and water marks. Protect surface from stains and scratching. Use of linens, coasters and trivets is recommended. Finisher's Formula (sold thru Crate&Barrel) is recommended. Test in an inconspecious spot first and follow mfg. instructions.