French polish as been around in europe for atleast a couple of hundred years, the high sheen and lustre associated with french polish was to achieve the appearance of a finish that one would get if you had bees waxed a surface once a week for twenty years!
Although most genuine antiques are just waxed over the centuries one could be fooled in to thinking that french polish was the origanal finish! its the finish of kings!
At mays of england, we take care to provide our customers high quality services personalized for their unique needs. whether it be in your home or office. we come to you!
Repairing of veneers and mouldings, regluing and replacing of missing pieces.
Staining, removing unsightly marks and damage. not to devalue or compromise the antiquity of the piece.
To re-wax and polish using only the finest materials available.
RE-FINISHING, STAINING AND FINISHING OF NEW WOOD
In most cases Re-finishing means a piece has no option but to be stripped and a new stain and finish is to be re- applyed. Staining and finishing of new wood, Touching up
scratches, dents, and water damage. We also offer a consultation service to help you make the right decision on that special piece or selecting the veneers and timber for your projects.