Furniture Restoration Expertise Since 1934

Local, independent specialists in furniture restoration in Sussex, Surrey and beyond

Are you in Sussex or Surrey and have a piece of antique, reproduction or modern furniture that requires repair or restoration? At A.E. Booth & Son, we’re here to help.

Furniture restoration in Sussex and Surrey

check-mark Family run business

check-mark 85+ years’ experience

Furniture restoration in Sussex and Surrey

If you’re looking for furniture restoration in Sussex or Surrey, look no further than our family run business. A.E. Booth and Son was first established in 1934 by Mr A.E. Booth in Fulham and he later moved the business to Surrey in the mid 1960s where he continued until 1986. David Booth took over the business until 2002 when A.E. Booth & Son was passed to Ann Booth and Paul Day. In 2014 Ann and Paul moved the business to Storrington, West Sussex where we continue to provide furniture restoration and repair.

We have built an excellent reputation among our customers for delivering quality work. If you have a piece of furniture that requires repair or restoration, we will be able to help. Our services are available to customers in Storrington and throughout East and West Sussex and Surrey.



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Antique repairs in Sussex and Surrey

Our Services

For antique repairs, restoration, reupholstery and French polishing in East and West Sussex, you cannot find a more experienced service than the one delivered by A. E. Booth & Son. Established back in 1934, ours is still a family run business that treats each item on its own merits and as if it were our own. 

Reproduction repairs in Sussex and Surrey

About Us

A. E. Booth & Son has been offering specialist services in the field of reproduction repairs and antique restoration for over 85 years. A family concern, our business is run on traditional values, including top quality work and a strong focus on customer service. Now based in Storrington, we offer our services throughout West and East Sussex.

Our customers say…


“A family friendly business, A.E. Booth & Son was very professional and provided a high quality of workmanship. Offering good value for money, they made an excellent job of mending a whole range of old pine furniture items that had been damaged/broken.”


Antique restorations in Sussex and Surrey

Antique Restorations

Antique restorations in Sussex seek to work on older or valuable pieces of furniture or objects to restore them to a condition that is as close to the original as possible. Restoration might also be carried out to protect a piece from deterioration and preserve it for future generations.

Reproduction and modern restoration in Sussex and Surrey

Reproduction and Modern Restorations

Alongside our antiques work, we also carry out reproduction and modern restoration services on items that may not have the same long history but nonetheless have value for other reasons. We always aim to deliver only the very highest standards of workmanship.

French polishing in Sussex and Surrey

French Polishing

French polishing is just one of the wood finishing techniques that we are able to apply or restore here at A. E. Booth & Son. It is one of the most popular for antiques and reproduction pieces of furniture and serves to enhance the beauty of the natural wood, as well as protect it from accidental damage.

Reupholstery in Sussex and Surrey

Reupholstery and Leatherwork

If you have old furniture you love but has seen better days, it’s worth considering whether reupholstery in Sussex could give it a new lease of life. A. E. Booth & Son can restore your piece to its former glory by replacing its padding, webbing springs and the fabric or leather that covers it.

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Choose our experienced furniture specialists for antique furniture restoration, repairs or restoration to reproduction and modern furniture, polishing on both traditional and modern pieces, reupholstering and insurance work. We operate across East and West Sussex and Surrey. Call us now on 01903 740 772 or email to get a free estimate for your work today.