Coffee Table

Portfolio

These portfolio pictures are examples of Ron's work which he achieved on-site, using touch-up techniques. By doing so, clients avoided the cost and inconvenience of removing the items from the premises for total furniture refinishing.

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Household Accidents and Moving Damage    ::    Kitchen Cabinets and Office Furniture    ::    Pet Damages


Household Accidents and Moving Damages

Before

After


Water damaged coffee table
Coffee table with huge water damage on top surface After the water damage, the table looks like new

Perfume damage on dresser top
Spilled perfume melted the finish on this oak dresser top After touch-up there is no sign of previous damage on the furniture

Another victim of household products
Spilled nail polish remover damaged the top of this wood dresser After touch up it looks good again

Curio with crushed corner and multiple dents and chips
Moving damages on curio including crushed corner and many chips and scratches
Curio after repair of multiple moving damages

Black lacquer piano with crushed corner
Black lacquer piano with crushed corner
Completed repair on black lacquer piano

Scratches and gouges on linen cabinet side
Scratches and gouges on linen cabinet side
Restored damages on cabinet side

Large crack on front entrance door
Front entry door with massive crack Entry door after glueing and retouching

The missing moldings on this antique chest needed to be duplicated and finished to match
Antique dresser with missing molding After touch up, there is no sign of previous damage on the furniture

Lacquer cabinet with corner broken off
White lacquer furniture with top corner broken off
White lacquer cabinet after rebuilding and finishing broken corner

Large chip on Stickley footstool
Stickley footstool with large chip Stickley footstool after repair

This server shows typical wear that occurs on furniture bases
Worn finish on base of server After touch up on base, the server looks like new

Advanced water damage on antique china cabinet
China Before China After

Deep gouges on buffet
Buffet Before Buffet After

Household Accidents and Moving Damage :: Kitchen Cabinets and Office Furniture :: Pet Damages


Kitchen Cabinets and Office Furniture

Kitchen cabinets and office furnishings are often subject to extreme wear and tear. However, if they are touched-up regularly, refinishing or replacement can be avoided.

Before

After


Typical wear on kitchen cabinet doors

Kitchen cabinet doors with extreme wear and tear

Close up of typical worn finish around door knob

Finish worn away around kitchen cabinet door knob

After refurbishing kitchen cabinet doors without stripping and refinishing

Door looks like new after touch up of finish around knob

Kitchen cabinet doors after restoration


Gouge on side of new kitchen cabinet
Brand new kitchen base cabinet with gouge on side Instead of replacing or refinishing, the cabinet was touched up

Face of a kitchen cabinet burned by a plumber with a wayward torch
Burn on kitchen cabinet face Cabinet after touch up looks like new

Large chip on kitchen cabinet door face, at eye level!
Large chip on kitchen cabinet door Chip on door needed to be filled and touched up to blend in

Long seasoning crack in fluted column
Long seasoning crack in fluted column Instead of replacing the wood, the crack was repaired

COMMERCIAL SETTING
Extreme wear on desk edge and face
Office furniture with extreme damage Office furniture after repair without refinishing

COMMERCIAL SETTING
Office desk top
Office furniture with many scratches on top Office work station after being restored without stripping the original finish

COMMERCIAL SETTING
Dents and chips around door knobs

Multiple dents around office door knob

Dents and scratches on office door jamb

Office Door Before

Office door after repair around knob

After repair of damages on office door jamb

Office Door After

Household Accidents and Moving Damage :: Kitchen Cabinets and Office Furniture :: Pet Damages


Pet Damages

All too often pet owners live with damage caused by their pets because they don't know what can be accomplished with furniture touch-up. We're used to hearing people say "if I knew this was possible I would have had this repaired a long time ago". The localized damages seen below were repaired and blended with the original finish.

Before

After


Rung of chair chewed by dog

Chair rung damaged by dog chewing needs furniture repair

Bar stool with rungs chewed by dog

Close up of chewed chair rung

Chair rung after restoration of pet chewing damage

Chewed rungs on bar stool after repair

Close up after restoration of chewed chair rung


This chair was damaged by a parrot... but still loved by her owner!
Spindles on chair back chewed by pet needs furniture repair Spindles on chair after repair of pet damage

Side of refrigerator chewed by dog
Side of refrigerator chewed by dog doesnt need furniture refinishing Side of refrigerator after restoration without refinishing

Dog paw scratches near door handle
When dogs try to open doors they create deep scratches near the handle
Repaired scratches on door from pet damage

Claw marks from cat on table leg
Cat claw marks on table leg Table after repair of marks from cats claws
Bench leg
Bench Leg Before Bench Leg After

Chair
Chair Before Chair After

Cocktail table
Cocktail Table Corner Before Cocktail Table Corner After

Sofa leg
Sofa Leg Before
Sofa Leg After

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