Welcome to McLeod’s French Polishers

Welcome to McLeod’s French polishers, an established and highly skilled French polishing company based in Sidcup, Kent servicing Central London, the South East and surrounding counties.

McLeod’s have expertise in all aspects of traditional French polishing and modern wood finishing.  Our craftsmen have a wealth of experience and have worked on numerous projects for both commercial and domestic clients and we pride ourselves in providing a service that is professional, competitive and of the highest quality in both workmanship and customer care.

French polishing is the ultimate in wood finishing and covers a wide range of techniques and a variety of complex procedures, skill and patience to achieve that perfect finish.  McLeod’s use both traditional and modern techniques to achieve the very best results.  All our projects are assessed to ensure the correct techniques and products are used to bring your timber back to its former glory.

McLeod’s cover all aspects of French polishing including a range of lacquer finishes, liming finishes and waxing to suit every need.  Using the hand skilled art of French polishing we prepare and treat wood to enhance the beauty of the natural wood.  Combining latest technology with traditional skills you can ensure your timber will not only look wonderful, it will be protected to stand the test of time.

Our services include:

  • Modern/antique techniques
  • Staining/colour matching new timber to existing
  • Strip and re-polishing
  • Grain filling
  • Liming
  • Clean and reviving existing finishes
  • Wax finishes
  • Bleaching (to remove unwanted imperfections)

French polishing was considered a lost art for quite some time and McLeod’s are proud to carry on the skills of a tradition that has been embraced for centuries bringing to you the expertise of true craftsmen.

McLeod’s French polishers restore and enhance the appearance and quality of doors, panelling, floors, furniture and other timber features.  With no job too small or too large, we will be happy to offer a free quotation and consultation to help restore that long forgotten piece to its natural beauty.