Terry Waters French Polishing and Restoration Services

Specialists In Restoration

Terry Waters French Polishing Ltd provides on-site French Polishing services. From our base in the Midlands, we provide a full range of wood and timber restoration services including:

French Polishing

Any wooden surface

Tables, doors, yachts!

We undertake all manner of commerical french polishing tasks. We work with hotels, museums, restaurants, shops and other large public places, even castles.

Insurance Related Restoration

Including water and fire damage

Insurance Appraisals

We provide wood damage appraisals – such as in the instance of fire or flooding – and repair services nationwide at standards required by the FSA and insurance companies.

Services for Retailers

High-quality colour and finish

Perfect Floors

We know how important it is to keep your shop running as efficiently as possible during refurbishment, so our team of experts can work during closing hours and overnight.


Historical and Heritage Sites

We Take Care

We are the polisher of choice for many of the UK’s historical and heritage wood restoration projects, including for Royal palaces, castles and stately homes.


Explore Some Projects

From french polishing doors and tables, restoring shop floors, through to staircases and boats. Fireproofing services and insurance appraisals. We repair damaged woodwork on expensive boats, car interiors and leather furniture. We are based in the West Midlands, but work across the UK. Here are just a few examples of the many jobs we have worked on. Click here to see more.

Our Core Values

We pride ourselves on high standards of customer service, being adaptable and of course producing quality levels of workmanship.

Our Customers Say

We have had George on site twice now and each time the tasks have been very challenging but George is an absolute credit to your company his attitude to work and his professionalism is off the scale and his skill is amazing he has left all of us here amazed .

The repairs are invisible and his 30 years experience and knowledge shows .

This man is indeed an asset to your company and we would like to say a huge thank you to him for his efforts .


“I’ve not been more impressed by any contractor. An absolutely outstanding service, from start to finish. Many thanks.”

J. McCoy • Projects and Moves Manager

“Nice to see a craftswoman take such a personal pride in their work. Thank you so much.”

Mr Barker

“Furniture looks great! Excellent Customer service :)”

M Palmick

Matthew did a fantastic job. We are delighted with the quality of the work. Thank you.

Mr I, Greater London

Member of the British Damage Management Association (BDMA)

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