Broughton Pianos Limited

Broughton Pianos Limited

Open Seven Days a Week

Monday to Friday
9.00am to 5.30pm
Saturday
9.30am to 5.30pm
Sunday
10.30am to 4.30pm

 

Broughton Pianos have been trading for over 30 years, and in this time have established themselves as the West Midlands premier retailer of quality pianos to the general public and piano trade.

We supply pianos to all areas of the United Kingdom and Europe.

We are international dealers, importers and exporters of new pianos from a wide range of piano manufacturers. We are official dealers for Yamaha Pianos and Kingsburg and specialists in used modern Steinways.

Our retail premises are housed in a delightfully restored Victorian mill in the quaint village of Drayton, Worcestershire, 15 miles south of Birmingham.

 

Our expansive showrooms housing a permanent display of at least 90 pianos is the largest in the Midlands area. This is backed up by a large stock of many hundreds of pianos in our warehousing facilities. Restoration work, such as piano re-polishing, re-stringing and the many facets of piano action restoration are carried out on the premises.

A visit to our showrooms will offer the customer the chance to try some of the finest new and reconditioned instruments available on the market today. With models available through from the beginner to the concert grand.

Don't forget to visit our highly recommended grand piano showrooms which are situated in a series of small quiet rooms.

New and used pianos with FREE delivery up to 60 miles

Contact Information

  • Drayton Mill
    Stourbridge, Worcestershire DY9 0BT
    England
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French Polishing and Pianos
French polishing is a wood finishing technique used on pianos that result in a very high gloss finish, with a deep colour and chatoyancy. French polishing consists of applying many thin coats of shellac dissolved in denatured alcohol using a rubbing pad lubricated with one of a variety of oils. French polishing became prominent in the 18th century. In the Victorian era. There are some references to shellac in Europe as early as 1590, French polishing was most commonly used on expensive woods such as mahogany or walnut in order to preserve their beauty. Commonly French polished items at the time were impressive pieces of furniture or instruments because they were expected to look good at all times. The Pad is lubricated with oil that then becomes part of the overall finish. the oil helps to stop the pad from sticking and lifting previously applied layers of shellac. , Softer oils such as mineral oil will produce a glossier but less hard finish whereas more viscous oils such as walnut oil and olive oil will produce a more durable finish.

Cleaning French Polish and Pianos
If the item has been French polished, rubbing the surface with a soft, clean cloth is usually ample. You can also polish it now and then with a little wax or even with a tiny bit of furniture cream. Sticky marks should be removed immediately with a cloth soaked in warm, soapy water and then wrung out it needs to be damp, not soaking wet.