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Antique Furniture/Grand Rapids Chair Co 730 Dining Set



Hi, I have this 8 piece set inherited from my grandmother. It contains a table, 6 chairs (1 w/arms) and a buffet. I spilled the contents of an airwick type elec. room freshener on the buffet and it blemished the top in an area smaller in size than a hand. I'm wondering what I should expect to pay to get it refinished? Should I consider getting just the top of the buffet redone, if that is possible, and what I could expect to pay for that? Finally what is the overall value of the set both before and after refinishing?
Thank you!

I sold a set like this not in as good of contition to another shop for 1200$ they did some clean up and minor repairs and doubled their money.

Are you close to Bellefontaine, OH?

If so contact Karl Kennedy:
Kennedy's Furniture Refinishing
Furniture Repair Shop
Address: 1466 OH-540, Bellefontaine, OH 43311
Phone:(937) 592-1977

Fron what I see it does not need to be stripped and refinished, perhaps a professional cleaning and waxing other than the top of the buffett.  

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Regarding American antique, vintage, and collectible furniture I can help with wood identification, styles, age, periods, historical coatings, materials, techniques, repair, restoration, refinishing. Please read instructions for posting.


I have been in the antiques furniture and restoration business and in the sales of American antique furniture for 40+ years and have continued my education in the trade attending workshops and seminars through several organizations.

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