Furniture repair & restoration

22 Steps to Achieve "The Best" Furniture Refinishing

  1. Complete initial inspection and price estimate.
  2. Remove all hardware.
  3. Remove all doors and drawers.
  4. Strip old finish using the "flow over method". We never dip your furniture. (Base price includes all exterior visible surfaces. Interiors and undersides are extra).
  5. Neutralize and wash down your furniture.
  6. Do 1 st hand sanding with 120 grit paper.
  7. Do 2 nd hand sanding with 180 grit paper.
  8. Do final hand sanding with 220 grit paper.
  9. Wipe down your furniture with tack cloth to remove all traces of dust.
  10. Fill in minor scratches (repairs are extra).
  11. Do minor re-gluing (major re-gluing will be extra).
  12. Apply basic stain (1 to 4 coats depending upon the color selected and wood species). Custom colors are extra.
  13. Apply seal coat to surfaces.
  14. Hand scuff entire surface.
  15. Apply 1st finish coat
  16. Hand scuff entire surface.
  17. Apply 2nd finish coat.
  18. Hand scuff entire surface.
  19. Apply final finish coat "open grain". (Closed grain is extra.)
  20. Clean, polish, and finish hardware.
  21. Install hardware.
  22. Do final inspection.

JC Wood services residential furniture restoration and furniture repair in the following areas:

 

Algonquin

60102

Arlington Heights

60004

Arlington Heights

60005

Auroa

60504

Auroa

60505

Auroa

60506

Bannockburn

60015

Barrington

60010

Bartlet

60103

Batavia

60510

Berwyn

60402

Bloomington

60108

Blue Island 

60406

Bolingbrook

60440

Brookfield

60513

Buffalo Grove

60089

Burbank

60459

Carol Stream

50188

Cicero

60650

Cicero

60804

Clarendon Hills

60514

Crest Hill

60435

Crestwood

60445

Crystal Lake

60012

Crystal Lake

60014

Darien

60561

Deerfield

60015

Des Plaines

60016

Des Plaines

60017

Des Plaines

60018

Downers Grove 

60515

Downers Grove 

60516

Dundee

60118

Elgin

60120

Elgin

60123

Elk Grove Village

60007

Elmhurst

60126

Elmwood Park

60707

Evanston

60201

Evergreen Park

60805

Flossmoor

60422

Forest Park

60130

Fox Lake

60020

Frankfort

60423

Franklin Park

60131

Geneva

60134

Glen Ellyn

60137

Glencoe

60022

Glendale Heights

60139

Glenview

60025

Grayslake

60030

Gurnee

60031

Hanover Park

60103

Hickory Hills

60457

Highland Park

60035

Hillside 

60162

Hinsdale

60521

Hinsdale

60523

Inverness

60067

Island Lake

60042

Itasca

60143

Joliet

60431

Joliet

60432

Joliet

60433

Joliet

60435

Joliet

60436

Kenilworth

60043

La Grange

60525

La Grange Park

60526

Lake Bluff

60044

Lake Forest

60045

Lake Villa

60046

Lake Zurich

60047

Lansing

60438

Lemont

60439

Libertyville

60048

Lincolnshire

60069

Lincolnwood

60646

Lindenhurst

60046

Lisle

60532

Lockport

60441

Lombard

60148

Long Grove

60047

Lyons

60534

Maywood

60153

McHenry

60050

Medinah

60157

Melrose Park

60160

Melrose Park

60164

Midlothian

53214

Morton Grove

60053

Mount Prospect

60056

Mundelein

60060

Napperville

60540

Napperville

60563

Napperville

60564

Napperville

60565

New Lenox

60451

Niles

60714

North Aurora

60542

North Chicago

60064

Northbrook

60062

Northfield

60093

Oak Forest

60452

Oak Lawn

60453

Oak Park

60301

Oak Park

60302

Oak Park

60304

Oakbrook

60523

Oakbrook Terrace

60181

Olympia Fields

60461

Orland Park

60462

Oswego

60543

Palatine

60067

Palatine

60074

Palos Heights

60463

Palos hills

60465

Palos Park

60464

Park Forest

60466

Park Ridge

60068

Plainfield

60544

Prospect Heights

60070

River Forest

60305

River Grove

60171

Riverside

60546

Rolling Meadows

60008

Romeoville

60446

Roselle

60172

Round Lake

60073

Saint Charles

60174

Saint Charles

60175

Schaumburg

60173

Schaumburg

60192

Schaumburg

60193

Schaumburg

60194

Schaumburg

60195

Schiller Park

60176

Skokie

60076

Skokie

60077

South Barrington

60010

South Elgin

60177

Streamwood

60107

Tinley Park

60477

Vernon Hills

60061

Villa Park

60181

Warrenville

60555

Wauconda

60084

Waukegan

60085

Waukegan

60087

West Chicago

60185

Westchester

60154

Western Springs

60558

Westmont

60559

Wheaton

60187

Wheeling

60090

Willow Springs

60480

Willowbrook

60521

Wilmette

60091

Winfield

60190

Winnetka

60093

Wonder Lake

60097

Wood Dale

60191

Woodridge

60517

Woodstock

60098

Yorkville

60560

Zion

60099