French polishing

French polishing involes preparing, sanding and finishing all wooden furniture and more, including guitars, storage boxes in your home or business place. We are Norwich based, but happy to travel all around Norfolk, UK and abroad.

French polishing

Highly polished, shiny finish on antique & modern furniture.

French polishing Norwich

About our French polishing

French Polishing:

Ever accidently put a hot mug of coffee on your antique table or moved an item across the table to pass to someone has instantly damaged the surface? It’s extremely common and easy to do ruining your expensive item of furniture. At DMS in Norwich we are experts in restoring wood, such as tables, bars in hotels and chair legs back to their original glory. We carefully colour match and fill any imperfections leaving it completely restored.  Having worked on some amazing cruise ships, top hotels and residential properties we are equipped to help. 

We have 25yrs + experience in French Polishing in U.K and International work, on projects of various sizes, from small domestic homes to full site work, including cruise ships, restaurants, hotels, museums and bars.



Sofitel London, Paris & Amsterdam, Hilton Doubletree London and Park Plaza national.

Cruise ships:  

Cunard Queen Mary II, Queen Victoria, Seabourn Odyssey, Sojourn, Quest, Encore and Ovation, P&O Arcadia, Aurora, Azura, Oriana, Marella Explorer, Discovery, Dream, Celebration Crystal Symphony, Holland & America, Nieuw Amsterdam, Oosterdam, Eurodam and Amsterdam.

  • Antique restoration
  • Touch up service
  • Colour matching
  • Snag works
  • Restoration
  • French Polishing
  • Burn marks
  • Chips, cracks and splits
  • Door repair
French polisher Norwich

Low VOC (vapour)

High gloss, shiny finish

Quick drying

Perfect colour match

Portfolio of French polishing

This small little engineered wooden unit has been repeatedly damaged by a customer placing wet bottles in this unit. As you can see the from the photos we managed to restore it to its original form.

Two pieces of modern furniture French polished to high gloss giving them the wow factor. Custom finished to suit every customer’s requirements.


Frequently asked questions

How long do I need to wait before I can use my table after it’s French polished?

24hrs for light use but we would recommend a full week for heavy use.

Can you French polish my guitar or is it just furniture?

We can hand polish most items from guitars to staircase handrails and doors.

Our dining table is extremely heavy, are you able to come to us?

We are able to re-polish most jobs on site, we will protect the area during stripping and polishing, we also have full liability insurance of £5 Million. We are Norwich based French polishers, but happy to travel.

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Call Us

07428 691422

Office Location

Peacock Grove, Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk, NR8 5GS

Open Hours

M-F: 8am – 6pm, S-S, 9am – 1pm