ARCHITECTURAL WOODWORK RESTORATION

Architectural woodwork restoration and repair, including decorative trim restoration, column and capital restoration, wood carving restoration and repair; epoxy consolidation, dutchman repairs and replication of period millwork. 


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Wood Column Restoration for Concord Library

Wood Column Restoration for Concord Library

Concord
Massachusetts

The wood columns forming the entrance to the Concord Library's main branch had considerable rot on their wooden base moldings, which rested on stone base blocks. The challenge was to replace the moldings without removing the columns. We turned out new bases, divided into four sections and split in half.  We...

Restoration of Nantucket Town Seal

Restoration of Nantucket Town Seal

Nantucket
MA

  Located on the Academy Hill School building, the seal of Nantucket had suffered from considerable neglect, owing to its location on the pediment above the third floor.  A portion of the center had been worked loose by the wind and...

Wood Paneling and Paint Conservation for the Old South Meetinghouse

Wood Paneling and Paint Conservation for the Old South Meetinghouse

Boston
Massachusetts

Grade changes made to an adjoining T station entrance had diverted water against the exterior wall of the Church. This saturated the brick and mortar, and subsequently the wood paneling and bench seating against the wall. The result was peeling paint and rotting of the bench sills, which led to...

Architectural Wood Restoration for the Historic Quincy Homestead

Architectural Wood Restoration for the Historic Quincy Homestead

Quincy
MA

The revised interpretation of the 1684 kitchen required an examination of what the original surfaces would have looked like. It has been fairly well-documented that original seventeenth and eighteenth century floors were not varnished. Varnish was not available and shellac would have been too expensive. To create a more authentic...

Exterior Woodwork Restoration for Tudor Place House Museum

Exterior Woodwork Restoration for Tudor Place House Museum

Washington
DC

During the replacement of the stucco at Tudor Place, we were called on to perform architectural woodwork conservation services on the facade's exterior wood trim and mouldings, window casings and Temple Portico, which had become rotted and damaged over the years due to weather exposure. After all failed paint had been removed,...

Exterior Woodwork Restoration for Church

Exterior Woodwork Restoration for Church

Bridgewater
Massachusetts

This project involved the exterior column and woodwork restoration of the Greek Revival entrance facade for the First Parish Church in Bridgewater, MA. Our work included epoxy consolidation on the column bases, pilasters and moldings, repair and painting of the facade, and restoration of the three entrance doors.