Ian Wells French Polishers

Ian Wells French Polishers is a locally owned family business located in the Brisbane region (Queensland, Australia) which has been in operation for 35 years, our current team represents some 60 years of combined experience in the furniture and French Polishing industry.

Ian Wells and his team pride themselves on providing excellent quality craftsmanship and great service to both the public and industry predominately in the wider Brisbane area including Logan, Gold Coast, Ipswich and the Sunshine Coast.


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Ian Wells French Polishers

Our Services

We can pickup and deliver or provide on-site touch-ups of timber based items

Polishing of antiques, pianos, tables, chairs, cabinets, bedroom furniture, sideboards, clocks, office and modern furniture

Repair of cabinets, furniture and the associated panel or part replacement for timber items that have been damaged resulting from transit, water, fire, age or accidental damage

Full Restoration of antiques, pianos or any timber items that require a clear, stained or painted finish and where applicable we utilise the best tradesmen in the region for cabinet making, upholstery, wood carving/turning. Would you like to add splendour to your family heirloom(s), if so please utilise our quality craftsmanship

Assemble, disassemble and reassemble timber furniture for newly acquired items or help minimise transit related damage to your furniture

Insurance based quotes and repairs of timber based items, and for your convenience we will come to you to carry out an inspection for which a small fee may be applicable


Colour matching is our speciality and we can stain items to meet your requirements including finishing items in single or two pak, or decorative finishes like lime wash, rolled, sponged.  Cabinet makers can also utilise our high standard services for polishing kitchen fixitures and all kinds or furniture.