Specialists in antique fireplaces & architectural antiques since 1969
Posted 15 November 2022
In this article, we’ll explore in-depth several types of chandelier. We’ll run through the different types of chandelier styles by era.
Interested in antique teddy bears identification? We can help you make a start with our latest how-to guide.
Posted 16 September 2022
Identifying antique dresser styles can be tricky, but a good starting point is to get a sense of approximately when the furniture may have been designed.
Everyone should have the chance to experience the antique world, so in this blog post, we give you 11 great ways how to get into antiques if you're a beginner.
Posted 08 September 2022
Our guide will show you how to identify antique table legs with ease, so you'll be able to identify antique table legs from the era they originated from.
In this post, we'll show you how to decorate an unused fireplace and what to put on either side of a fireplace so that your living room won't look too bare.
Posted 13 July 2022
Whether it’s an antique decorative item or an antique fireplace, it’s fun to know what it’s worth. In this blog we explain how to get your antiques valued.
Posted 11 July 2022
If you've ever wondered what the antique symbols stamped on jewelry are, then look no further than Westland's antique jewelry identification guide.
Beautiful glass antiques add elegance in a home but can you tell if it's an authentic antique? In this blog we explain how to tell if glass is antique.
Posted 20 April 2022
It's no secret that terminology plays a big part in the world of antiques. In this blog we explain the difference between ‘antique’ and ‘vintage'.
Being able to accurately identify an antique vase is an important skill. In this blog we look at antique vase markings and how to identify these vases.
Posted 14 March 2022
Antique clock identification is seen as an exciting puzzle for collectors to solve. In this blog we outline how to identify antique clock makers’ marks.
Whether you’re new to the world of antiques or a serious collector, read our guide which lists some amazing local antique fairs in 2022 you must visit.
Posted 28 February 2022
If you're lucky enough to have some antique silver, you'll want to keep it in pristine condition. Read our in-depth guide on how to clean antique silver.
With some antique dolls selling for around £250,000 in recent years, in this article we’ll explain how to identify antique dolls and workout their values.
Posted 10 January 2022
In this blog we offer a complete guide to the Chinoiserie style trend, explaining in-depth what Chinoiserie is and it's history.
In this article we answer the question "what's the most expensive item on Antiques Roadshow" for both the UK and US versions of the show.
Posted 15 December 2021
Wondering how to become an antique dealer? In this blog we outline several ways you could turn your passion for antiques into a paying job!
Caring for your antique wooden furniture can seem daunting. In this blog we explain how to clean antique wood and keep it looking its best!
Posted 22 November 2021
There is plenty to think about when deciding how to clean antique brass. Read our guide for five top tips so you know how to clean antique brass.