Day in and day out the furniture and wooden pews in your church or synagogue take a beating. Members standing and sitting, kneeling, unidentified stains, mysterious damage, and random scratches to your pews accumulate over time.
This leaves your seating less than attractive and worn out looking. In addition damage to your wood pews over time can diminish the history of your chapel or temple. We here at Foxwood furniture have a history of repairing and reupholstering wood pews and seating from different houses of worship and will help restore your seating to its former glory.
Have you been wanting to get a piece of your furniture re-upholstered, refinished or debating on throwing it away? There are many options to choose from when it comes to old and antique furniture and that is what Foxwood Restorations is here for.
There may be damages to the wood on your furniture, you may notice your chair is not rocking the same as it used to. Depending on the damage determines what type of repair it may need, it may be as simple as a scratch, chip or warn edge. Or it may be a more extensive wood repair, either way Foxwood Restoration will color replace or touch up the wood on your chair before we reupholster it. We also check the joints and repair your chair. Our professional craftsmen will go over your repair options along with showing you our large selection of fabrics to choose from to reupholster your furniture.
As you can see this rocking chair got a rocking facelift! The fabric picked out by our customer did the rocking chair more than a little justice, along with the color replacement of a darker wood color on the wood rocking legs of the chair.
Call or Contact Us today for inquiries and professional advice on restoring your furniture, check out our gallery and facebook page for more info and before and after pictures of the hard work we put into making your furniture look new and just how you want it!
The finish on furniture is the coating you apply to the wood to protect the surface and bring out the beauty of the furniture.
For a penetrating finish we might use linseed oil or tung oil. It is worked into the wood to give it a natural look.
For a surface finish used something like varnish or lacquer and requires several coats with smoothing in between.
How much repair does your furniture need? Does it need to be glued? Does it need new hardware to stay sturdy and safe?
The type of wood and how old it is will determine the outcome of the piece of furniture, we are experts in restoring antique furniture. We also can repair all types of wood furniture including; Maple, Mahogany, Cherry, Walnut, Pine and Oak.
Let our experts at Foxwood Restorations help you determine if your old wood furniture is worth restoring and refinishing. Call us today at 810-220-0123 and we will be pleased to help you refinish your furniture the way you want it.
A chair is normally thought of as just something to sit on, but, much like a bridge it is quite a piece of structural engineering.
Chairs usually don’t weigh much, but they often support a couple hundred pounds that might be rocking or tilted back on two legs.
This strength is a possible because of the bracing between the legs, back, and seat. You can easily understand that one loose joint puts a much greater strain on additional joints, causing them to weaken and separate.
Major problems can be avoided by inspecting and repairing the minor ones as soon as they are noticed.
The chair to the right has been re-upholstered with leather and we tightened and replaced some of the joints. This is a great way to save a chair, whether it is an antique piece of furniture that has been in your family for years or just a chair that you love. We can save it and bring it back to life! Contact Foxwood Restorations for more details and any questions you may have.