"Saint Joseph's University has an extensive collection of objects in a variety of media that require regular care and professional treatment. Chelsea Plating has been central to our efforts to conserve our collection with repair and plating of metal objects and cleaning and repairs to works in clay and ceramic. Marc and Chris are dedicated and professionals; they're even easy to work with!"
- Carmen R. Croce, Curator, Saint Joseph's University Art Collection
Sterling silver and silverplate repair and restoration
Professional cleaning and polishing of sterling silver and silver-plated objects
Dent and scratch removal
Straightening, silver soldering, and other silversmith services
Silver plating antique family heirlooms
Antique silver dipping and re-silvering
"Marc and Chris at Chelsea have done wonderful restoration work for us in ceramics, metals and enamels. They've managed to perfectly restore pieces for which I had little hope. Their broad knowledge base and skills make them excellent at what they do. Further, their prices are very fair, and dealing with them is always easy and pleasant."
Gold plating of church chalices and other liturgical items
Gold wash restoration for sterling hollowware and cups
"We are very fortunate to have Chelsea Plating as a reliable and professional resource for all of our metalwork. We have used Chelsea for many years in regard to our own collections. Also, as an indicator to the quality of their work, Chelsea has beautifully restored all the metalwork and many of the ceramics in the Grundy Victorian House Museum in Bristol Pennsylvania." - John Whitenight, Curatorial Consultant, Grundy House Museum
Restoration services for single socket table lamps to multi tiered chandeliers and everything in between.
Electrical conversion for oil lamps and European lamps and light fixtures.
"You and your staff have just been such a great asset and problem solvers for Kody Lighting and Shades over the years. Finishing Plating, welding, fabricating, ceramic repair / painting and I can't leave out the difficult rewiring projects that I lost the patience for years ago. " -Jake Kody, Owner, Kody Lighting and Shades
Cleaning, repair, and polishing of brass, copper, and bronze
Refinishing and restoration of antique brass door hardware
Re-tinning and polishing of copper cookware
Patination, oil rubbed bronze, and other custom finishes hardware, statues, and sculpture
"Their restoration work in all mediums is museum quality. Their dedication to excellence is just unmatched. I have been recommending them to my fellow professional and amateur collectors for more than five years." - Ambassador John B. Craig