Paul Valente began in 1974, acquiring experience in the general furniture finishing trade, as well as knowledge of the antique market & appraisals. Learned about and working on furniture from the 17th century to contemporary custom cabinetry & art furniture.

  • Valente Antiques & Restoration has become the finisher of choice for the Bay Area's finest interior designers, decorators, upholsterers, custom cabinet makers, antiques retailers, collectors and individual clients.
  • With over sixty years of accumulated knowledge & experience, Paul Valente and long-time assistant Wayne Killinger, formerly of Mumford's & Restore It, are available to accommodate your specific needs.
  • Master Craftsman Paul Valente has restored some notable pieces by Emille Gallé, Gustoff Stickley, George Nakashima, as well as traditional pieces of furniture. Currently Valente's applies custom finishes for prominent local wood masters artists including: Griffin Okie, Craig Collins, John Metgard & Bruce McQuilkin.

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