At International Silver Plating, Inc., we have provided museum quality repair and restoration for over seventy-seven years. Be assured - you can trust us with your precious treasures. We have extensive experience in both antique and modern works of silver, gold, brass, bronze and all other metals.
We undertand the importance of your items and use only authentic tools and techniques to ensure the integrity of each restoration and can still restore pieces to the old Federal Standard.We also have thousands of rare and antique pieces of hardware and other metal parts and may be able to replace missing sections with originals.Great care and time goes into restoring and preserving intricate & fine detail of each piece that comes to us.
We offer free consultation, so please feel free to stop by or call us with any questions regarding our knowledge and understanding of metal restoration, repair, and conservation or for more information about how we can help your beautiful pieces show their original splendor.
We work on coffee and tea services, trays, lamps, figures, candlesticks, cookware, entrance handsets, knobs, plates, levers, hardware, decorative locks, fireplace fixtures and irons, figurines, statures, oil lamps, flatware, vases, holloware, urns, water pitchers, pickle castor cruet sets, gravy boats, napkin rings, dresser sets, keys, decorative hardware, candelabras, oil lamps, ice buckets, salt & pepper shakers and much more.
Your silver, brass, copper, nickel and gold can be plated and finished in a hundred variations: for example pewter, bronze, antique, satin and verde.
Manufacturers we frequently address include Christofle, Gorham, Georg Jensen, Kirk, Meriden Britannia, Oneida, Rogers Brothers, Towle, Tinnary, Wilcox, Wallace, Pairpoint, Sheffield Plate, Silvercraft, Heintz, Roycroft, Benedict, Kalo Jarie, Cellini Craft, Marshall Field, Novick, Randahl and Spaulding.
We are bonded, insured, have on record finger print scans and FBI background checks.We have been approved by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation, A current NSA letter of exemplary compliance, and with the M. W. R. D. of Chicago.
No artisan in our service has worked less than 23 years. We are 'old school'. We offer both to the trade & public our complete services. Most of our own wheels are made or dressed on premises. No job is too small. Display pieces can be lacquered to prevent tarnish. Samples can be matched. Your pieces will be repaired and restored to their best possible condition: dents, handles, hinges, lids, feet, blades, finials and spouts can be restored to their original condition. The use of NRC or Brite is only used in replating, not in restoration. Nor is nickel or brightener used when we restore an item.
Your Oscars and Grammy awards are safe with us.
We hope you will stop by our shop or call us. Present us with any question. Our knowledge and understanding of repair and restoration is practical and vast. We are the best at what we do.