Services 2017-05-05T21:16:58+00:00

We are one of the few full-service architectural antique stores in the world. We process all of our inventory through our in-house glass studio, strip shop, wood shop, and refinishing shop before it is exhibited in the showroom. Learn more about our services below. 



Door hanging and finishing

All of our antique doors are stripped to their natural wood and any structural joinery repairs undertaken before being hung in the showroom. Upon sale, we can provide a final finish, pre-hang and install hardware if desired.

Polishing and restoring hardware

Metal polishing

We can make any metal look old or new, fix any damaged parts and give it a special finish; polished nickel, chrome, gold and silver plate, oil rubbed bronze, verdi-green and other custom colors.

Fixing custom fabricating antique locks and keys

Antique locks and keys

We have a vast inventory of antique locks and parts and can generally return any lock to working order.  In addition to new lock and key sets, we also have a great number of antique blanks that allows us to fabricate keys for any lock.



Light restoration

Every day, we restore antique light fixtures to their former glory or give a rustic finish to new items. Our craftsmen are experts at handling crystal, wood, iron, copper and brass and all our new or restored light fixtures are UL listed.

Hardware selection and scheduling

Decorative hardware

In addition to our unique collection of antique hardware, we represent a number of high-end International and American decorative hardware companies. We offer consultation, hardware scheduling and customization services.



Residential design

Specializing in classic architecture and traditional building methods, we regularly offer consultation for residential, commercial and landscape design. We often design complete rooms around elements of our inventory, as well as drafting and undertaking complete projects. Visit our projects page to see some examples of previous work.



Door stripping

We hand-strip all the wood and ironwork before offering it for sale, we also offer these services to the general public.

Repair custom fabrication stained glass

Stained glass repair

Our in-house glass shop can tackle any technique: slumped glass for lanterns, stained glass matching and repair, and bespoke windows with hand-painted, fired and leaded glass.

smithing

Smithing

We are lucky enough to work with a number of skilled blacksmiths that enable us to design and provide custom grills, railings and hardware to order.

shipping worldwide

World-wide shipping

We work closely with a number of companies that offer a highly customizable, white glove packaging service at competitive prices. Including special handling for over-sized items and door-to-door shipping by air, land and sea.