Properties and Benefits: It is particularly suitable for large and very dry surfaces such as beams, floors, doors and staircases. It protects against dryness and gives an authentic finish. This liquid beeswax is suitable for hard and soft woods. Precautions:Not suitable for high water areas such as kitchens and bathrooms.In cold weather the wax may thicken. It can be softenes by standing the container in a bowl of hot water for 5 minutes.