We picked up a Victorian cast iron combination for restoration, the customer had spent a fair amount of time trying to strip it by hand before giving up and calling us in.
We took the original fireplace back to our workshop where it was sandblasted and refinished in our heatproof black paint.
Before being returned and refitted for solid fuel use on a slate hearth. Uncategorized
We had previously removed an original Victorian cast iron surround and tiled insert, the fireplaces were to be sandblasted back to bare metal and then finished in a polished finish before being refitted. The customer was tiling there own hearth.
We returned to a job from last week in Nunhead (SE15) to finish the forth restored Victorian slate surround and cast iron insert, fitted as a purely decorative feature with a slate hearth.
Earlier we removed 4 fireplaces from a period property being fully refurbished in Beckenham, 3 Carrara marble surrounds and a slate surround. All the stone was stripped, polished and rebuilt. The cast iron inserts were sandblasted, repaired and sprayed with our matt black paint.
Today the 3 restored antique Carrara marble surrounds were refitted for decorative purposes, the customer is doing there own plastering.
We are one the only places (if not the only place) in London and surrounding areas capable of carrying out all the work in house at our Sydenham (SE26) workshop, no need to out source.
We installed 3 previously restored antique slate surrounds with original Victorian cast iron inserts and slate hearths. These fireplaces were all installed as purely decorative pieces. We are returning next week to install a 4 the one.