top of page
R.J Smith & Son

R.J. Smith & Son french polisher in South East London and Kent

R.J. Smith & Son is an independent, family run business providing expert wood polishing and furniture restoration services to domestic and commercial clients.

We started our business in 1978 and have demonstrated first-class furniture restoration expertise ever since. We provide french polishing services for all kinds of wood furniture, including doors, wood panelling, desks, tables and staircases.

We bring a wealth of experience to every project, large or small. We're proud to have carried out wood polishing and restoration work at Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London and the Methodist Central Hall in Westminster, amongst other prestigious locations.

Our work is our passion and we are delighted to share our knowledge and techniques with our clients. We always work and complete projects 'on site' and interested clients are welcome to watch us at work.

Our services and policies include:
  • Consultation
    We can help you choose from our range of colours and finishes.
  • Work on your premises
    We come to you, and work items in place.
  • Peace of mind
    We are fully covered with public liability insurance
  • The environment
    We avoid using products that are harmful to the environment, and will only work on new wood that is from a sustainable source.
  • Colour Matching
    Matching different colours and types of timber where possible.

Why not take a look at our gallery page for some examples of our work.

We provide traditional and modern hand finishes for:

  • Staircases
  • Desks
  • Tables
  • Bureaus
  • Wood panelling
  • Chairs
  • Fire surrounds

R.J. Smith & Son operate in the following locations:

  • Bromley
  • Bexley
  • Beckenham
  • Chislehurst
  • Central London
  • Dartford
  • Longfield
  • Gravesend

For friendly, expert french polishing and furniture restoration service contact R.J Smith & Son. Call us on 01322 331 837 or 07958 668 530

bottom of page