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Period homes

Why live with black depressing beams?

We can remove paint, varnish and stain from oak beams, revealing:

Carpenters' marksCut into timbers
Adzing pitch marksDimple shaped cuts of the adze
Pit saw markingHand saw cuts
Candle taper burnsVery attractive tear shaped burns
Dates and initialsConstruction or refurbishment dates
Smoke contaminationEvidence of pre-chimney buildings
Beam paintingsEarly decoration
Decorative panellingEarly decoration
Witch marksHeld to ward off evil spirits

Click to see some of the historic markings we have revealed

Contact us today for a free, no obligation, quotation

We can turn a drab room with dark depressing beams into a room full of warm golden oak, full of historic character and charm, exposing all that has been hidden away for centuries.

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