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Here’s something we don’t see every day!

OFS Corp Fine Wood Finishing, Wood Refinishing Services, Wood Restoration

The Vintage Radio & Communication Museum of Connecticut in Windsor is a little hidden gem of history and culture in our community. This winter, museum staff challenged our skilled craftsman to strip, repair, and refinish the walnut cabinet of a 1940’s era Wurlitzer Model 700 Jukebox. While OFS is normally finishing, touching up or refinishing larger architectural millwork projects, kitchens, libraries, …


Seasonal Maintenance and Building Upkeep

OFS Corp On Site Services, Wood Restoration

Every winter metallic trim and building doors, foyers and entrances take a beating from winter storms, frigid conditions, and salt corrosion. It’s time once again for Spring cleaning. At the very least, OFS Corp. recommends washing down exterior metal surfaces with warm water to remove salt and environmental buildup. Our facility services also include cleaning and sealing aluminum entry ways …

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 …


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 …


Kitchens and Woodwork for High End Homes

OFS Corp Furniture Finish and Repair, On Site Services, Wood Restoration

People often think of OFS only for corporate office space, however, large residential projects and luxury homes are also part of repertoire. We pride ourselves on achieving the highest quality finishing available in the Northeast. For this newly renovated “Dream Kitchen” in Ellington, CT, the OFS Shop provided finishing services on all new woodwork, cabinets, wall paneling, trim, and kitchen …

YCBA Project in the Middle of PHASE 2

OFS Corp On Site Services, Wood Restoration

Classic artwork has been relocated for safe keeping as interior refinishing work continues To keep readers updated on major OFS projects, the Yale Center for British Arts “renovation” has now entered the second stage of phase 2, which includes wood paneling work in the open air central gallery as well as viewing rooms on the 4th floor.   View looking …


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 …


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 …


Give Your Office Woodwork A Facelift

OFS Corp Fine Wood Finishing, Wood Door Refinishing, Wood Restoration

OFS Clients Save with Our On-site Touch Up & Maintenance Services Look around your office – If woodwork is everywhere, look closer. Whether it’s fine wood furniture and desks, architectural millwork, or elevator cab interiors, it probably has its share of dings and dents. That’s just “Life” in a bustling work environment – And that’s where we come in. OFS …

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Facelift for the Gates of Saville Dam

OFS Corp Wood Restoration

Repair project at historic site in Barkhamsted, CT turns OFS customer into “happy campers” custom writing Amid the beautiful landscape, woods and hills of Northwest Connecticut stands the historic Saville Dam, which was completed in 1940 on the eastern branch of the Farmington River. After years of exposure to the elements, both the commemorative plaques and large wooden gates welcoming …

Bushnell Entrance

At The Bushnell, the glorious facility is part of the show

OFS Corp Wood Restoration

The renowned Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford, Connecticut, is one of the most beautiful and most notable theatres in New England. It was built by Dotha Bushnell Hillyer as a memorial to her father, the Reverend Dr. Horace Bushnell, and it opened on January 13, 1930. Its unique architecture, designed by the same firm that designed Radio City Music Hall, …