Category: Restored Furniture

Onsite Wood Furniture Restoration Delray Beach, Florida: DIY or Hire a Professional?

Are you debating whether to hire a Delray Beach, Florida wood working professional to restore you wood furniture or to go the DIY Route? Read this before you make up your mind. Hiring a wood repair contractor costs less than you think!  Updated 12/11/21 – originally published 1/18/2018. Wood Furniture Restoration, DelRay Beach: When to […]

Furniture Restoration In Queens & Nassau County: Should you Hire a Professional?

Updated 8/16/2021. Originally published 6/16/2020. When it comes to restoring old furniture should you do it yourself or hire a local Long Island professional? The answer depends on a number of factors – including personal preference. Here are some things to consider: What kind of furniture needs to be restored? Is it made of wood, […]

Antique Furniture Restoration: Is my Vintage Furniture Worth Refinishing? Part II

In the second part of our series we find out if antique furniture restoration is always worth it. Last month we began a two-part series on wooden furniture restoration using the example of a bedroom set found at a local thrift shop. We asked if antique furniture restoration is always worth it. Here are some […]

Bedroom Set Refinishing: Should I Refinish my Wooden Bedroom Set?

Today we find out if bedroom set refinishing is always worth it in part 1 of our 2 part series on wooden furniture restoration. You just found a beautiful antique (or at least old!) bedroom set at your local secondhand shop to restore. At that price, it’s a bargain – even after the cost of […]

Old Furniture Restoration: Don’t Paint That!

When it comes to old furniture restoration, painting and refinishing are not the same thing. Refinishing is a type of old furniture restoration while painting is a form of old furniture destruction. Restoration breathes new life into antique wooden furniture while painting forever buries its natural beauty. While we often hear restoration and paint used […]

Custom Wood Refinishing NYC : The Perfect Holiday Gift

Custom Wood Refinishing NYC by LE Furniture Repair makes old things look new – and can be the perfect gift too. Le Furniture Repair’s custom wood refinishing services in NYC make the perfect gift for the loved one who has everything. Maybe your significant other has an old desk he’s wanted to restore, or your […]

Affordable Wooden Bed Frame Repair, NYC

LE Furniture Repair offers affordable wooden bed frame repair in your NYC home or apartment. If your wooden bed frame splits or cracks, you might think the cheapest repairs are the kind you do yourself.  If you’re a skilled woodworker, with years of experience fixing furniture, then this could very well be true. However, if […]

Antique Furniture Repair: When Not to Restore

Perhaps you picked up an antique wooden table at a road show, or inherited old furniture that has been in your family for generations. At best, it shows signs of wear and tear; at worst, it’s completely unusable. You’re probably wondering if antique furniture repair or restorations are right for your piece. As any seasoned […]

Antique Furniture Repair : Are Restorations Worth It?

As any fan of the Antique Road Show knows, repairs often diminish the value of antique furniture. So before you even think about restorations, ask yourself—is it worth it? If your furniture is rare, considered to be a masterpiece, or the work of a notable manufacturer or artist, it almost certainly will lose value after […]