Whole house restoration
When undertaking a house restoration project you want to be sure that all the stress
of matching existing hardware to keep the property look and style are at your fingertips,
this is where we are able to help by offering the following:-
- We can provide a whole house restoration service where we will restore all your
hardware, door and window fittings.
- We are happy to come and survey your property and give you an estimate on costs
and what is required.
- We are also happy for you to book workshop time to have critical parts restored
and returned on the same day i.e. window stays.
Our business started out as a polishing specialist for brass ware here in Christchurch
however this service has now expanded to cover not only house hold items but vintage
car parts, ornamental building architecture, sculptures, church alter items, commercial
items and much more. It’s fair to say that if it’s metal we can polish and restore
Metals we polish included
- Brass Copper chrome
- Cast iron
Lock and key service
One of the great skills we have is the preserving and servicing old Victorian Box
Rim locks, Cast iron locks and American Carpenter locks. Having started out as a
Lock Smith in Britain I developed my skills in restoring old locks for some of the
large houses and period properties. I am now pleased to offer this skill here in
New Zealand and supply handmade keys for your locks. We use old keys where possible
to keep the character of the piece.
This service also included, desk locks, cabinets, clocks, in fact anything with
Mail order service