Caning and Rushing Restoration
Whether it’s modern cords, Danish cord, cane, seagrass or natural or fibre rush, our cane chair repair and restoration team are experts in matching existing designs and patterns, then applying ageing to the item so that it blends seamlessly with other panels or pieces.
Cane and rush seating is a more comfortable option to a wooden seat. Depending on your budget and the finish you want, our team can either re-cane traditionally by hand or use machine-made cane. For hand woven seats small holes are drilled around the edge of the seating area We can tint and age newly caned or rushed items to match in with other pieces.
Our team have a varied stock of various materials including Danish cord, seagrass, German rush, British rush and rope as well as many machine caning sheets.
We also have an expert logistics team ready to collect and deliver back your piece of furniture from your home to our studio. They are fully insured and will ensure it arrives safely with no further damage.
To find out how we can help repair your piece of furniture, just complete the form below for a no obligation quotation.
Cane and Rush Repair FAQs
Q. Can you replace the cane on my chair?
Yes, we can easily replace the cane, send us some photos and we can take a look at the material, method and material used. If the back is caned too, but undamaged we can replace the seat in the same pattern and then tint it to match the existing.
Q. How long does a cane seat last?
Depending on the amount of use and the environment that the chair has been kept in, it’s usually about 20-30 years.
Q. How do I clean a rushed or caned seat?
Washing the cane seat using a soft brush with a mild detergent and water, allow to dry naturally, ideally outside on a warm, sunny day. a rush seat should not be washed with water, instead, use a stiff brush or a vacuum cleaner with a brush attachment. Stains are difficult remove from rush.
Q. Help, my woven cane chair is broken, how can I fix it?
Whether your chair or furniture is fitted with modern cords, Danish cord, cane, seagrass or natural or fibre rush, our team are experts in matching existing designs and patterns, then applying aging to the item so that it blends seamlessly with other panels or pieces.