For two generations we have seen many changes in attitudes and techniques in regards to the proper restoration or preservation of Antiques.
Being knowledgeable about the possible pitfalls of over restoration is one of the most important decisions we have to make. Being in concept only, the canvas will paint itself.
The less you do, the better. Don't do anything that can't be reversed. These are two of the best formulas we know for the proper care of antiques.J.D. Weed and Co. is a full service Preservation and Restoration shop
doing museum quality workmanship. A competent staff is available to
service antique furniture, frames, chandeliers, art pieces as well as
other general problems associated with antiques. Our services repair
and replace missing parts and veneer, structure and frame strengthen,
along with finish preservation such as French polishing lacquering,
gold leafing, and gilding. Your pieces can be restored to their original
splendor without over doing it. We also offer Chair caning,
All work is performed in old school methods and materials, and does
require attention to detail as well as hands on experience. Please
give us a call if we can answer any further concerns. If you would like
to email pictures of your needs we will be glad to assist you as quickly as we can and look forward to helping you.