Introduction to Empire Finishes
Empire Finishes located at 133 Ridgeway Dr, Wilmington, NC 28409 is a leading provider of painting and repair services. They offer a wide range of services including Cabinet painting, Deck painting, Door painting, Drywall painting, Drywall repair, Exterior painting, Faux finishes, Furniture painting, Interior painting, Metal painting, Mural painting, Roof painting, Siding painting, Specialty design painting, Spray painting, Wallpaper removal, Water damage repair, Wood painting, Wood staining, Wood varnishing.
In addition, they provide Clean Up, Comprehensive Painting Service, Crown Molding, Drywall Jobs, Drywall Repair, Exterior And Interior Painter, Exterior Walls, Fix Damaged, Free Estimate, Hire A Painting, Interior Painting Exterior Painting, Painting Projects, Painting Solutions, Painting The Walls, Popcorn Ceiling Removal Services, Pressure Cleaning Services, Pressure Washing, Repair Damaged, Residential And Commercial Painting, Walls And Ceilings, Wood Repair services to satisfy all your needs.
How should I prepare a piece of furniture for refinishing?
Remove any knobs, hardware or movable parts from the piece of furniture. Lightly sand the surface and clean with a tack cloth to remove any dirt or grease. This will ensure the refinishing product adheres properly.
What types of finishes can be applied?
We offer a variety of finish options including lacquer, polyurethane, oil and wax finishes. The appropriate finish depends on the style and condition of your furniture as well as your personal preferences. We can help determine the best finish during a free estimate.
What is the refinishing process?
The refinishing process involves stripping off the old finish, repairing any damage, sanding the surface, and applying multiple coats of the new finish. It typically takes 2-4 days depending on the size and condition of the item. Our craftsmen ensure every project is completed to the highest quality standards.
How long will a refinished piece last?
With proper care, a refinished piece can last 7-10 years or longer. The lifespan depends on factors like furniture type and usage, as well as maintenance over time. Following our care instructions helps protect your investment and preserve the like-new appearance.
Can you refinish a sentimental heirloom?
Yes, we have extensive experience restoring family heirlooms and antique furniture. Our refinishing techniques are specially designed to preserve original details and character. Discuss your unique piece with us during a free estimate to develop the best restoration approach.