Recent Restoration Projects Demonstrate OFS Commitment to Going Green

OFS Corp Elevator Doors, Fine Wood Finishing, Metal Restoration, Wood Restoration

Before: Mirrored Finish Before: Mirrored Finish Woodwork and Metal Refinishing with Environmentally Friendly Products In past years, strong odors from finishing materials have caused some concerns voiced by customers and tenants. OFS now use low odor finishes and ventilation practices to reduce complaints from those who have chemical “sensitivities”. In recent years, OFS has made in-roads towards going green by …

UConn Health Center in Farmington Gets OFS Touchup

OFS Corp Metal Restoration, On Site Services

Onsite team handles restoration and cleaning of aluminum window frames in patient rooms Our metal restoration team helped with post-construction site touch-up of trim and windows in the medical facility’s new bed tower. The OFS Onsite crew also cleaned up stains, tarnish and environmental damage. Other areas that needed metalwork and touch ups included a meeting room and two connectors …

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Yale Center for British Arts Phase 2 COMPLETE

OFS Corp Fine Wood Finishing, Metal Restoration, On Site Services, Wood Restoration

OFS onsite team does aerial refinishing, 50’ off the ground!  This year, spring will start off with the grand reopening of a historic, landmark building nestled in the heart of New Haven. OFS is honored to have been a part of the second, third and fourth floor restoration for the Yale Center of British Arts. All of the building’s white …

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Last Winter Warning …of This Year Anyway!

OFS Corp Metal Restoration

Spring is the time for maintenance on metalwork that is exposed to the elements. Seasonal storms and salt will wreak havoc if neglected. It seems we just can’t hammer home this point enough, especially as the New England winter makes its exit and visitors can once again see more clearly the facades of the buildings they frequent. Time and time …

One of Connecticutʼs Premier Class A Buildings Gets a Facelift

OFS Corp Metal Restoration

Exterior Architectural Bronze: Project completed on time, on budget and according to schedule Two key components of the OFS suite of services include metal restoration services, to return your metal to as close to “new” condition as possible, and our routine scheduled maintenance programs, to keep metal surfaces looking great all the time. In the example pictured in this quarter’s …

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OFS Corp. on Courthouse Restoration Team for New Haven Landmark

OFS Corp Fine Wood Finishing, Furniture Finish and Repair, Metal Restoration, Wood Restoration

Court Rm. No. 3 at the Richard C. Lee U.S. Courthouse in New Haven gets a facelift Taking great pride and care in our work has earned OFS a role in some rather significant, and even historic, projects over the years. This summer, we were pleased to have been included in the restoration of America’s oldest operating courthouse. Located on …

Maintaining Facilities for the Hospitality Industry

OFS Corp Elevator Doors, Metal Restoration, On Site Services

OFS crew able to maintain elevator cars with minimal disruption to the “daily routine” Shiny, metallic elevator doors and cars are a staple of corporate buildings and hotels alike. And while this eye-catching machinery can leave a positive impression on guests and staff, when tarnished and scuffed from every day use, they can also detract from public appeal. The OFS …

OFS Cleaning Bronze Statues

Time to Think About Spring Cleaning

OFS Corp Metal Restoration, On Site Services

OFS Corp. keeps properties looking their best after harsh, winter weather It’s been another long, cold winter season here in New England and the experts at OFS are ready to get out of the shop and on location to restore and clean-up decorative wood and metal fixtures throughout the Northeast, especially surfaces that have been exposed to the elements. For …

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Restoration of Yale Center for British Art a Smashing Success!

OFS Corp Metal Restoration, On Site Services, Shop Services, Wood Door Refinishing, Wood Restoration

OFS Corp. meets deadlines and specifications required by art gallery officials After a full year of planning, submitting proposals and gaining approvals, OFS and a team of partnering vendors were poised to begin the restoration of Yale University’s landmark art gallery. That was mid-July of 2013. By December, the OFS Onsite Crew was in New Haven working on touch ups …

From a historic museum in New Haven, CT. to a college campus in Poughkeepsie, NY., our Onsite Restoration Crew is making the grade

OFS Corp Metal Restoration, Millwork, Wood Restoration

OFS Onsite Restoration Hits Ivy League Standards with Scientific Sensitivity Meeting high standards is an integral part of our work ethic. At OFS, we are experts in wood restoration, renovation and now preservation – even meeting the quality assurance requirements of the Yale Center for British Art in New Haven, CT., which goes to great lengths to preserve the work of …