Inman Historic Interiors, Inc.
Do you Resilver Mirrors?
Yes, we resilver mirrors - and we
also sell the chemicals and supplies
so you can do it yourself, if you
In addition to furniture mirrors, we also
resilver antique automobile mirrors.
We've resilvered theatre spotlight
lenses, sailboat search light lenses,
railroad signal lenses, archery sight
mirrors, and we've even done
laboratory and telescope mirrors. So, if
you have a mirror that needs to be
resilvered - or a piece of glass that
needs to become a new mirror - we
can probably do it for you.
Since the 1970's, when we developed
our own resilvering chemicals and
processes, we've been resilvering old
antique mirrors, and making new ones.
As a complete service antique
restoration shop, we pride ourselves in
being able to offer this unique service
to our customers. We are the exclusive
source for the resilvering products we
make which were sold by Minuteman,
Would you like to 'do-it-yourself?' Do
you have the time and place to
dedicate to setting up shop and
learning a new skill? If so, then you
might want to buy our Mirror
Resilvering Starter Kit, or ABC-X
Resilvering Chemicals. Not sure? Take
a look at our Resilvering 'How-To' DVD
We're here to serve you. If you have
questions, or would like more
information, click the 'Ask a Question'
button and email us. If you'd rather talk
to us directly on the phone, the number
is 712-625-2403. We're available 9:00
- 4:00 Central Time, Tuesday through
Copyright 2012 InmanHistoric Interiors, Inc.
3367 170th Street
Randolph, Iowa 51649
How much does it cost?
Commodity Market Silver metal
prices have increased
dramatically, so we're forced to
adjust our prices for resilvering,
Click here to see our new Mirror
Resilvering Price List.
Remember, when we resilver your
mirror, we replate with a heavy
coating of pure genuine silver
metal. Unlike many new mirrors
today,we do not us chrome or
aluminum on any mirrors we
resilver. So, when we say we
'resilver' we really mean it!
Can we ship our mirror to you
via UPS, USPS or FedEx for
Yes! Many folks ship us their
mirrors for resilvering. If you would
like to send us your mirror, please
contact us for packing
instructions before you ship.
Resilvering prices on our list do
not include shipping.
Will My Mirror Come Out
We bond new silver to your old
glass. Although we re-polish by
hand, and make the mirror
surface as perfect as possible,
expect to be able to see some
imperfections in a resilvered
mirror. The quality of your
resilvered mirror is directly
related to the quality and
condition of the BACK side of
The better the glass is before
resilvering, the better or more
perfect you can expect your
resilvered mirror to be. Old
mirrors, especially old mirrors
which have gotten into pretty bad
condition, can be expected to
show some scars and marks of
age. This is what makes a
resilvered mirror an antique with
Usually, the imperfections are not
noticeable unless you are trying
to look for them. Viewed
head-on, they are almost never
seen. In a glare angle, they show