Restoration

Have you ever walked into your grandma's house and felt like you'd stepped into a time machine? Antique furniture has a way of transporting us to a different era, evoking feelings of nostalgia and comfort. To celebrate Mother’s Day (which takes place on Sunday, May...

Keeping your antique pieces clean and safe will ensure they are around for years to come. Done improperly, you can further damage your valuable item. To ensure your preservation efforts are done correctly, we have outlined four things you can easily do to show love...

Thanks to you, 2023 was one for the books! We feel so blessed to continually be trusted with your antiques and refinishing projects. As we reflect on the year, we want to highlight some of our most unique projects we completed. Follow along to learn...

Don’t let this holiday season turn into a holiday nightmare. With family and friends coming in to visit, you might be tempted to complete that restoration project you've been meaning to take in for professional care. Before you start to DIY restoration on that family...

November holds America’s most celebrated holiday: Thanksgiving. Millions of people travel cross-country to celebrate this famous holiday with family and friends. If you are hosting this year’s get-together, now is the perfect time to proudly use that stunning antique China you’ve had for years. But...

Upholstered furniture can be a great addition to any room, but it's important to make sure it's safe and secure. Unfortunately, there are some frightening upholstered furniture fails that can happen if you're not careful. Here are four important examples to keep in mind: 1. Loose...

Minor scratches on your nice wooden furniture may be a cause for alarm for some. Small knicks from items like car keys, purses, pens, and even jewelry is common for older furniture. If your furniture shows signs of wear from these minor scratches, don’t fret....

Spending more time in your home recently may have you taking note of the furniture you would like to have restored. Using Lacquer paint to refinish your wooden pieces is one of the most popular trends to modernize wooden pieces. Lacquer is the newest trend because...

Over time, your outdoor furniture will have faced rain, wind, heat, cold, hail, fog, morning dew, and so many other weather-related factors. Prepare your furniture before it starts to show wear and tear. You may think that weathered outdoor furniture is just a way of life....

It's what’s beneath the surface that counts and this is especially true when it comes to furniture with paint that is crumbling off of it.  Many people believe that when an antique has paint that is cracked or peeling away that the piece is not salvageable....