REPAIRS & RESTORATIONS
Full service repair and restoration department to handle all of your lighting needs from a simple socket rewiring to full restoration services. We can convert your lighting from European wiring to American (220-110) as well as convert oil and candle to electric. We can restore the patina or finish on your prized antiques. We have everything necessary to make a lamp out of whatever you desire.
He does museum quality repairs and restorations and can bring your period lighting pieces back to their original beauty and elegance.
Our lighting museum is stocked with restored antique and vintage one-of-a-kind chandeliers, floor lamps, wall sconces and outdoor lighting. Our extensive collection of lighting ranges from the 1800's through the 1960's.
All of our one-of-a-kind lighting has been restored and rewired to comply with the lastest electrical codes. Our specialty lighting includes slag glass, Bradley & Hubbard, Edward Miller, Jefferson, Porcelier, Electrolier, A & R, Royal Art Glass, Greist Manufacturing, Moe Bridges, Emeralite, Beardslee, Aladdin, Rainaud, Pittsburg Lamp, Tiffany, Chicago Mosaic, Lightolier, Rembrandt, Royal Haeger, Handel as well as rare and unusual unsigned pieces.
Rit has over 30 years experience doing restorations and preservation for buildings, estates and homes. He has restored lighting for the Yale School of Music, the White House in Norfolk, the Hotchkiss-Fyler House Museum in Torrington, and other historic buildings.
Period lighting consultations are available, so bring your lamp (or email us a photo) for a professional consultation and estimate.