E & A Wates provides restoration services for all types of furniture from Jacobean to 20th century designs: structural work to loose joints and drawer runners, replacing or treating woodwormed sections, veneering services, cutting in leather tooled tops to desks and conservation work. Also French polishing: strip and repolish badly damaged items, clean and revive or touch in and wax lesser damage. E & A Wates also undertake cane and rush work, carving and gilding and everything from making new table leaves to creating replica chairs and designing marquetry to disguise damaged surfaces.
RhubarbLondon offer a unique bespoke furniture design, restoration and upholstery service all carried out by their experienced traditionally-trained craftsman in their Sussex workshops. They carry out all aspects of traditional furniture restoration including French polishing, deep buttoning, etc from antique to contemporary to modern pieces. Collection service available.
Established in 1963, Titian Studio is a family run business specialising in restoration and conservation of lacquer, japanned, gilded, painted and decorated fine quality period furniture. Their experienced team are trained in marquetry, parquetry, veneering, wax polishing and French polishing. Expert colour matching, scratch repair - from one item of furniture to entire panelled rooms. Inspired by classical designs, their bespoke furniture makers have created exclusive one-off painted, lacquered and gilt furniture for selected clients.