Carved Mirror Frame Restoration

    Carved Mirror Frame Restoration

    by Mark Fry |November 16, 2015 |0 Comments | Restoration | , , , ,

    Carved Antique Mirror Frame Restoration

    Completely restored carving and finish on this antique mirror frame, by Mark Fry of Museum Quality Restoration Services read more

    La Quinta furniture refinishing

    Mahogany Table Desk Refinish

    by Mark Fry |November 13, 2015 |0 Comments | Refinishing, Restoration | , , , , ,

    La Quinta furniture refinishing by Museum Quality Restoration Services

    This mahogany table-desk was a La Quinta furniture refinishing project.  The desk was smoke and water damaged, it had to be stripped to the bare wood and completely refinished.  The client wrote me this glowing testimonial (the original, scanned letter is in the photo gallery below):
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    Indian Wells furniture restoration

    French Marble Top End Table

    by Mark Fry |November 3, 2015 |0 Comments | Refinishing, Restoration | , , , ,

    Indian Wells furniture restoration by Museum Quality Restoration Services

    This Indian Wells furniture restoration project, was to completely restore the original finish on a French marble-top end table.  The work was done by antique restoration expert Mark Fry of Museum Quality Restoration Services. read more

    Civil War Chest Restoration

    Civil War Chest on Chest Restoration

    by Mark Fry |November 3, 2015 |0 Comments | Restoration | , , ,

    Custom 1800’s Civil War Chest on Chest Design.

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    1700's Giltwood Mirror

    1700’s Giltwood Mirror Frame Repair

    by Mark Fry |November 2, 2015 |0 Comments | Restoration | , , ,

    1700’s Giltwood Mirror Frame Repair

    This mirror arrived from Maison Felice, a client in Palm Desert, in boxes of broken pieces to be repaired and reassembled.   read more

    Antique Rope Bed 08

    Antique Rope Bed Repair

    by Mark Fry |October 17, 2015 |0 Comments | Restoration | , ,

    Antique Rope Bed Repair & Re-Glue

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    Corner Curio Cabinet 14

    French 18th Century Corner Curio Cabinet

    by Mark Fry |October 13, 2015 |0 Comments | Restoration | , ,

    French 18th Century Corner Curio Cabinet

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    Federal Chest Of Drawers

    Restore an 18th Century Federal Chest of Drawers [VIDEO]

    by Mark Fry |August 24, 2015 |0 Comments | Videos | , ,


    A slideshow about how I repaired and refinished an 18th Century antique federal chest of drawers to beautiful working condition.  Here is a transcript of the owner’s letter of appreciation: read more

    Repair Stickley Chairs

    Repair a set of Antique Stickley Chairs

    by Mark Fry |August 22, 2015 |0 Comments | Restoration | , ,

    These rush seat chairs were all in need of re-gluing to tighten them up and prevent breakage. The client was very happy with the results of all the work I did for her and wrote me this kind review: read more

    Repair Antique Vanity Bench

    Repair an Antique Vanity Bench

    by Mark Fry |August 19, 2015 |0 Comments | Restoration | , , ,

    This vanity bench or stool was broken and in need of gluing, some light touch ups were applied to conceal the repairs.  The client wrote me this letter of appreciation after all the projects I completed for her:  read more