Antique Glossary: Pests and Rot

It is an unhappy fact that to be a knowledgeable antique furniture collector you have to be well informed about a number of unpleasant things. Various form of rot, stains, and insects all compete to be the first to destroy a beautiful antique chair or table.

It’s a pleasant and enlightening experience . . . → Read More: Antique Glossary: Pests and Rot

What To Look For In An Antique Chair

Imagine that you’ve found a little corner junk shop with a surprisingly good collection of antique chairs. The prices are appealing but the chairs haven?t been exceptionally well taken care of and show a good deal of wear.

You ask yourself can any of these chairs be restored and how difficult will . . . → Read More: What To Look For In An Antique Chair