Matt Johannsson
Matt Johannsson
14:19 10 Apr 18
Had my dining room table refinished by Lanciano and the results are stunning. Excellent work for an excellent price!
Andrea Faggion
Andrea Faggion
14:58 11 Jan 18
Great furniture refinisher
HyBe Han
HyBe Han
00:07 04 Feb 17
Wonderful people and very skilled careful work.
M G
M G
20:38 21 Jan 14
I would definitely recommend Lanciano when it comes to restoring and refinishing your furniture! My Grandmother had passed down a gorgeous wall unit that was in need of restoration. I was surprised at how similar our wall unit looked to the day my Grandmother had bought it! I am sure if I were to sell this unit, I would get more than what my Grandmother had paid for thanks to the refinishing that was done to it making it look brand new! Thanks so much Lanciano! I will definitely be coming to you for future furniture restoration and refinishing. read more
Nasser Daher
Nasser Daher
16:14 13 Sep 12
I had Lanciano refinish my dining room set that was fiven to me from my Grand parents. I cant belive how rich and classy my furniture came out! Thanks so much Lanciano! I will let other people know about you.read more
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How to Select the Right Finish for Your Furniture

When it comes to wood finishing, things can get a little tricky when you don’t know what type of finish would be the best for your project. With so many finishes to choose from, how do you know where to get started? In order to help woodworkers make this important decision, and to help you decide on what finish you would like for your specialized furniture, here are a few tips you can keep in mind.
Types of Finishing Products
The various types of finishing projects include the following:

  • Water-based finishes
  • Lacquers
  • Shellacs
  • Varnishes
  • Oils
  • Waxes

Each one of these products offers a different look, ease of application and level of protection.
Shellacs, lacquers and water-based finishes – These finishes should not be used on wood and you can expect them to evaporate and turn into a hard film when dry. They will not, however, be as durable as other products such as oil.
Waxes – Waxes are generally used as a polisher over a variety of other finishes such as shellac or lacquer.
Oils – Tung oil and linseed oil are relatively inexpensive and they are both drying oils. They penetrate into the wood fibers and harden.
Varnish – This product is made with synthetic resins and drying oils. It’s the resins that make a varnish finish stronger and more durable than a finish from oil only.
A finish that is durable is able to resist solvents, chemicals, water, scratches and heat more than other finishes. Any finish that is water-based will become damaged if water is left on it for too long. Polyurethane that is oil based is the finish that is the most durable when applied by hand.
Find out more about furniture finishes and which one would look best on your customized wood piece by visiting our website at https://lancianofurniture.ca/services/.

Testimonials

Hello Donna

I just wanted to say Thank you for another amazing job! The table and chairs look absolutely amazing, as usual I am very happy with my new table and chairs. As always it’s a pleasure dealing with you guys from start to finish! Thank you again.

- Tina

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