Here are some before pictures of the 2 oak sideboards when they were being worked on in our shop. And here are some pictures showing the pieces after we completed the restoration work.
Here are 4 faux bamboo lamps made of maple that I turned on my lathe for a customer. So remember that we not only repair and rewire lamps, but we can make them for you too! Any ideas????
Here’s a series of photos showing a badly damaged figural floor lamp from the early part of the 20th C. One of our very talented restorers, Scott did a fabulous job returning it to it’s original condition. Yes folks, we do it all! htt
Here are some pictures of a custom made Swedish inspired corner bench with ample storage, which we made for a recent commission. There’s lots of storage in these easy open drawers with self-closing undermount drawer slides. A big thank you to Nathan, one of our great artisans! … [Read More]
We just delivered 2 custom made tray top side tables finished in a white gloss lacquer. Not only are they good looking, but they have a “hidden” storage drawer with push-touch latches so there’s no visible hardware. So happy to hear from the customer who was thrilled with them… I’d like to know what you think… [Read More]
This is part 1 of a 2 part series I wrote about the sometimes “hidden” value in older furniture and family heirlooms. I hope you enjoy it and please share your thoughts! I remember a time not so long ago when people looked forward to inheriting family heirloom furniture pieces, but it seems that today our… [Read More]
There was a time not long ago when people spent some of their free time “antiquing” and “feeling the thrill of the chase” to find something few others had, especially for a little bit of money. All it takes is a little more time to seek out these “diamonds in the rough” and… [Read More]
One comment I hear from customers all the time is, “I wish I had called you before I bought this… I didn’t know what bad shape it was in and how much it would cost to fix.” So, next time you’re shopping for a piece of furniture call me first for a free consult and… [Read More]
We were asked to come up with a way to disguise this poorly installed pine mantle and counter…so, I designed a nice white oak surround to cover up the pine. If you like this, why not have us do some custom work for your home? Here you can see the stained and finished… [Read More]
We have had a busy summer making some nice custom furniture for some special customers…Check out this quarter-sawn white oak cabinet we made to go on top of an antique oak Welsh “dresser.” The original top just consisted of some narrow open shelves and the customer needed more storage space after down-sizing to a smaller… [Read More]