THE LAKE DISTRICT
Frequently asked questions
How much is delivery?
For any peice of furniture over £500 bought from our website, we offer free delivery.
How long will a commison piece take?
We try to get commissions done before any personal work. Large pieces can take 1-3 weeks depening on size and difficulty.
Can I give you my own fabric to work with?
Of course! We would love to bring your dream alive, by applying fabric you source to a piece of furniture.
What kind of after care do I need for my piece's?
For picece's that have been finished in Annie Sloan wax - We recommend giving it a coat of Annie Sloan’s clear furniture wax approximately every 12 months. Simply apply the wax with a dry cotton cloth or paintbrush, leave to absorb for several hours then polish/buff with a separate clean cloth.This will help to maintain the durability of both the finish and look of the piece, enabling you to enjoy it at its best for years to come.
Can I supply my own piece of furniture for you to work your magic on?
Of course!! Just get in contact, provide us with some pictures for inspiration and give us a rough idea of the style you want to achieve. A list of fabrics we have 'in stock' can be found on our commissions page. We willo arrange collection and delivery of the item, which is usually around £65
What is your commission rate?
For commison work we charge £35 an hour plus the cost of materials.
Do you ship over seas?
Yes, we can ship our items over seas, If you want this service please send us an email with your address and which item/items you are interested in and we can send you a quote.
Do I need to give a deposit?
Yes, in order to book in a comission project in our calander, we require a £250 deposit. This covers the collection of the peice of furniture and the basic material costs.