How long will it take to restore my furniture?

Each project is unique from the next, making it difficult to give exact timelines. Each project that comes in the shop is completed on a “first come, first served” basis. We try to give approximate timelines based on the current projects in our shop, but we cannot guarantee these are accurate!

What is wood furniture veneer, and can it be repaired?

Wood furniture veneer is a thin layer of beautiful wood grain glued tightly to wood that has different properties. Very fine dining tables and cabinetry are constructed with wood veneers. They can be repaired, and the patina of the adjacent wood will be matched by our craftsmen using an assortment of custom blended colors and […]

Can you strip my furniture and let me do the finishing?

Yes, we can. We have the largest stripping facility in the state. We strip furniture, millwork, doors, and more daily. Keep in mind, your piece will need sanding, repairs, and more. If your furniture is complex or an unusual item, consider having them professionally restored.

Can you repair broken or missing pieces?

We are able to repair and/or reproduce any part or section of a piece of furniture made of wood. We love repairs and do much of the repair work for your favorite furniture stores.

Will my furniture be too shiny after I have it refinished?

We quote each item to be refinished to the original color and sheen. 95% of furniture today is finished with a satin sheen. Satin is recommended as it is the most practical for everyday use. Unless specified otherwise, your piece will be restored using pre-catalyzed furniture grade lacquer with UV protectant to ensure the color […]

What if my piece is missing hardware?

We’ve got you covered. If you are looking to replace missing hardware, we can replicate original hardware, or you can purchase new hardware in shop.

Do you work with glass?

Yes, we can replace both flat and curved glass in your items. We can also install glass tops for newly refinished items before delivering them home. Please ask for details.

Do you have to fully refinish every item?

No. We do partial restorations daily (tops only, doors only, etc.) In many cases, we can restore them by using a less extensive process called a finish renewal. This process is great for pieces that don’t need complete restoration…just a “freshening up”.

Can you match existing finishes?

We can get very, very close – as close as our experience, artistic eye, and the capabilities of the materials will allow. In most cases, customers tell us it looks exactly the same e to them. For all but a small number of customers, we equal or exceed expectations.