Tag Archives: furniture repair

Should you fix or replace your furniture?

Wobbly legs and torn upholstery don’t necessarily mean it’s time to put a piece of furniture out by the curb. While repairing a table from I**a or a chest of drawers from Ta*get usually isn’t worth it (the cost of fixing the items would be more than just replacing them), well-made furniture is often worth […]

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Restore or refinish your furniture

If you have furniture that needs professional attention, it’s a good idea to know some of the terms of the trade before you hire someone. Here’s some information to help you: Restoration In most cases, restoration refers to light cleaning and cosmetic repairs. The goal is to maintain an antique or vintage piece’s structural integrity […]

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Dog-gone-it, the dog chewed my furniture

We received a call from a client who had a new puppy, cut little guy.  Turns out that little Fido had chewed on the furniture.  Dog-chewed furniture is something we do know about.   In fact, at Furniture Medic by Swenson, we specialize in repairing pet damaged furniture. Here are before and after pictures of a table leg that […]

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