Restoring an early c19th chest of drawers.

A chest of drawers provides for a great variety of restoration challenges for an antique restorer.  The example shown was described by the owner as a case of  “it needs a few pieces of veneer replacing and some work to … Continue reading

Water Stains on polished surfaces

Water damage to polished surfaces is one of the most common problems encountered by the antique furniture restorer. Its effects may range from a  relatively minor clouding (blooming) of the polish to complete moisture penetration through to the timber leaving … Continue reading