Parlimentary-clock-pressing-down-paintEast Point Conservation Studio specializes in the following areas of furniture preservation:

  • Surface treatments: preservation of original finishes, sensitive cleaning, consolidation and compensation of varnished, painted and gilded surfaces.
  • Structural treatments: stabilization of damaged wood and loose joinery, fabrication of lost elements, repair of veneers and inlays.
  • Upholstery: Minimally intrusive upholstery treatments, documentation of historic upholstery materials and methods.
  • Linda_repairing_finishNon-wood materials: preservation, repair or replacement of furniture related elements such as metal hardware, leather, glass, bone, etc.
  • Related preservation services:
    • Surveys of furniture collections
    • Maintenance of entire collections
    • Disaster response
    • Emergency treatments
    • Lectures and public outreach
  • Furniture making: We can build museum quality furniture and reproductions to match originals or custom designed.

Jon_Brandon_clamping_chairEast Point Conservation Studio adheres to the Code of Ethics and Guidelines for Practice of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC).