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Furniture Medic Restores and Reupholsters Water Damaged Vintage Sofa

Posted by on September 8, 2020 in blog | Comments Off on Furniture Medic Restores and Reupholsters Water Damaged Vintage Sofa

Furniture Medic Restores and Reupholsters Water Damaged Vintage Sofa

Water can be a source of significant damage in homes and buildings, whether from a flood, leak, or overflow.  The reason water can cause serious damage is because it can get absorbed into porous building materials and furnishings which puts these materials at risk for warping, staining, rotting, structural damage, and mold growth.  Furniture is especially susceptible to water damage because the wood, upholstery, and padding or cushions are all porous and will quickly absorb water. When furniture is affected by excess water or...

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Furniture Medic Fabricates Custom Conference Table for New Business

Posted by on August 31, 2020 in blog | Comments Off on Furniture Medic Fabricates Custom Conference Table for New Business

Furniture Medic Fabricates Custom Conference Table for New Business

When a new business is started, that business looks to make an immediate impact.  New businesses want to show that they belong and instill confidence among their team that their company is here to stay.  An important element behind the success of any company is good communication, planning, and execution.  Where do the team members of a business get together to discuss business strategy?  At the heart of all meetings within a company is the conference room table. The conference table is the equivalent of the dinner table...

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Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Restores Wet Kitchen Cabinets

Posted by on July 8, 2020 in blog | Comments Off on Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Restores Wet Kitchen Cabinets

Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Restores Wet Kitchen Cabinets

The kitchen is often central to a home as this is where families gather for meals and homeowners entertain guests.  A kitchen also has a major effect on the value of a home as kitchen remodeling is the number one project that increases home value.  While homeowners tend to keep their kitchens neat and clean, there is one element that can cause damage in a kitchen seemingly out of nowhere: water.  Water leaks and overflows can cause considerable damage to the porous building materials in a kitchen, including the wood...

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Repair of Peeling Foil Wrapped Wooden Doors

Posted by on June 2, 2020 in blog | Comments Off on Repair of Peeling Foil Wrapped Wooden Doors

Repair of Peeling Foil Wrapped Wooden Doors

A lot of the furniture found in homes is made of wood for multiple reasons.  Wood has a natural beauty that adds to the look of a space and it is durable enough to last for years with the proper care.  However, there are things in your home that can cause significant damage to your wooden furniture: water and heat.  Wood is a porous material that absorbs water and when this happens, wood furniture can become weakened and rotted and the adhesives and paint can also become damaged.  Heat from appliances like the oven can...

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Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Fabricates Wooden Sink Cabinet to Match Old Metal Cabinet

Posted by on May 5, 2020 in blog | Comments Off on Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Fabricates Wooden Sink Cabinet to Match Old Metal Cabinet

Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Fabricates Wooden Sink Cabinet to Match Old Metal Cabinet

One of the beautiful things about furniture is that there are many pieces out there that are unique, either because they were handmade or are one of the last surviving examples of an old piece.  Antique furniture is valuable in a monetary and sentimental sense, and in many cases, antiques are family heirlooms that have been handed down for multiple generations, making them a piece of a family’s history.  However, when an antique piece is heavily damaged, the best thing that can be done to replace it is to fabricate a new piece to...

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Why You Should Refinish Your Kitchen Cabinets Instead of Replacing Them

Posted by on March 19, 2020 in blog | Comments Off on Why You Should Refinish Your Kitchen Cabinets Instead of Replacing Them

Why You Should Refinish Your Kitchen Cabinets Instead of Replacing Them

A brand-new look to the kitchen requires an evaluation of the cabinetry. Old cabinet features can dampen the spirits of the home cook as entertaining is done in an outdated kitchen nook. When debating new kitchen cabinets, consider that refinishing has three major benefits over replacement. Refinishing cabinets is a straightforward process. The cabinet contractor keeps the current cabinetry in place but changes visual elements. The old paint or stain is removed; the surface is sanded; minor repairs are made; and, finally, new paint or stain...

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How to Choose a Furniture Restoration Company

Posted by on February 28, 2020 in blog | Comments Off on How to Choose a Furniture Restoration Company

How to Choose a Furniture Restoration Company

If your residential or commercial property suffers damage due to a disaster, then you may find that more than just the building’s structure has been harmed. Your personal belongings may have been damaged as well. Take a flooded home for example. The floodwater will damage walls, flooring, and personal belongings such as furniture. Many pieces of furniture are made of wood, which is particularly concerning because of wood’s porous nature. This means the wooden furniture will absorb the water and continue to do so until the water...

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How Wood Furniture Restoration and Refinishing Gives New Life to your Furniture

Posted by on January 6, 2020 in blog | Comments Off on How Wood Furniture Restoration and Refinishing Gives New Life to your Furniture

How Wood Furniture Restoration and Refinishing Gives New Life to your Furniture

In nearly every home, you are likely to find wood furniture and furniture that contains some level of wood construction.  Wood furniture is chosen because of its natural beauty and durability, and it can even be seen as a status symbol.  Wood has been used to build all types of furniture since ancient times from chairs and tables to cabinets.  The ancient Egyptians even built King Tut’s throne out of wood covered in sheets of gold and silver. While the style of wood furniture has changed dramatically since ancient times, it is...

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Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Restores and Refinishes Dressers Handed Down from Customer’s Parents

Posted by on November 1, 2019 in blog | Comments Off on Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Restores and Refinishes Dressers Handed Down from Customer’s Parents

Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Restores and Refinishes Dressers Handed Down from Customer’s Parents

It is amazing how objects can evoke memories of loved ones who have passed on.  This is why people like to inherit objects from their parents, grandparents, and other family members who came before them.  Family heirlooms help preserve memories of our elder family members and makes us fell as if we still have some connection to them, even if they are no longer with us.  One of the most common objects that people inherit from the elders in their family is furniture. Restoring Parents’ Dresser Set At Furniture Medic by MasterCare...

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Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Restores and Refaces Water Damaged Kitchen Cabinets

Posted by on September 27, 2019 in blog | Comments Off on Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Restores and Refaces Water Damaged Kitchen Cabinets

Furniture Medic by MasterCare Experts Restores and Refaces Water Damaged Kitchen Cabinets

Remodeling part of your home, such as the kitchen or bathroom, is a great way to upgrade these areas to better suit your needs and taste while improving the appearance and value of your home.  Many homeowners choose to embark on remodeling projects; however, some homeowners are forced to remodel an area of their home due to damage.  Kitchens and bathrooms especially are prone to damage as a leak or pipe burst can cause flooding in these areas that will damage the surrounding flooring and furniture.  Excess water can cause...

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