Bringing new life to your furniture


Artur Tarkowski is a West London antique furniture restorer.

In his workshop he does restoration and repairs of furniture of different styles, periods and woods. He specializes in traditional shellac French polishing but also tries to combine old techniques and materials with some contemporary ideas.

With Artur’s over 25 years of experience in this profession you may be sure that your valuable antiques are in really good hands. He is passionate about his work  and every piece treats individually, with a great respect to its age and hard work of the past time Masters.

Our restoration services include:

  • Traditional French polish, varnishing, lacquering
  • Re-veneering
  • Repairs of wood frames
  • Replacing of missing or damaged elements, including inlaid work
  • Repairs of water and heat damages
  • Re-upholstery
  • Wood carving

Beside restoring all types of the furniture the workshop  also does restorations of upright and grand piano cases and old clock cases. We cooperate with an experienced watchmaker for mechanism repairs.

We hope you will be pleased with our services, whether it is a small repair or a complete re-building of your furniture.