When you receive the product it has been given 3 treatments with linseed oil already, so the surface is saturated and is ready for use.
Cleaning of bamboo is done by a damped cloth applied a little soap.
Maintenance is done by sanding with fine sandpaper (grain 180) in the fiber direction. Afterwards 3 treatments with linseed oil should be applied. Any remaining oil has to be wiped off after approx. 15 minutes.