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  1. ukbill

    ukbill Funster

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    can people please let me know of the reupholsterers you know and hopefully have used for your motorhomes please
     
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    tappers:thumb:
     
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    champers Funster Life Member

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    Tappers too :thumb:
     
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    regal furnishings . at ilkeston .
    had mt seats in the trailer done by them 13 yrs ago. last winter a few buttons came off but the covers etc are like new . i,m sure if i pop in when up there new buttons will be fitted at as reasonable cost . they do them while you wait . you park in their yard over night and usually by dinner time your fixed up looking like new .
     
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    I used these people local to me

    http://www.gemupholstery.co.uk/mobile

    The work was good

    but I had to remove the upholstery curtains and odds and ends

    Took a while collection to return though

    They collected and returned the completed items for me to reinstall

    Trouble was we didn't use the rear belted seats as their is only us two

    When I had to use the seat the cushion is tight around the post
    That supports the seat belts
    but there is two years between
    Having it done and finding fault ( the mrs Tofo illness not helping )

    So I can't blame them

    Just be aware if you use them

    :thumb::thumb::thumb:
     
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    ourcampersbeentrashed Funster

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    have you tried careavan I think thats it.

    They give a funster discount and have refurbished a few funster vans. Snowbird had a good reupholstery done recently too cant remember that company's name
     
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    Tappers...buy once and buy the best
    Before and after
     

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    Snowbird Funster Life Member

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    You are so right Gail, and am well pleased with the complete makeover, floor, carpets, curtains and upholstery. A search will provide many threads on fun, here is just one.
    http://www.motorhomefun.co.uk/motorhome-chat/70613-motorhome-makeover.html
     
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    Silkcut1105 Funster Life Member

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    hi bill try A1 TRIMMERS IN WEST YORKSHIRE there half the price of all the others mentioned and they done a great job on my van if you send me your email address i will send you some photos and also tell u how much they charged me.
     
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    M.P.Swift of King Street Wallasey
    M P Swift
    81 King Street
    Wallasey, Merseyside
    CH44 0BZ
    Phone: 0151 638 6804
     
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    Carol Funster Life Member

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    We go with Silkcut A 1 Trimmers, excellent job, yet the price was a lot more competitive than the others.
     
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    We recently used Careavan in S. Birmingham, having seen them at a fair. We were there at the same time as Snowbird.
    We found them efficient, tidy and a good price with a wide range of materials.
     
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    thanks all for the info hopefully i will get this bloody van done when linda makes her mind up she has enough info now so she has no excuses :Laughing:
     
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    we used Regal at Ilkeston, briliant job, stay overnight on their site with EHU and nice walk into town next morning.
    Do a bit of shopping, lunch at local pub and everything done by 4pm
    :thumb:
    Also did a lot more than we asked for.
     
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    We used Careavan, they gutted our old Hymer and made in new. Superb job:thumb:
     
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    Same here.
     
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    Tappers, but did use Regal years ago on a different van. Both good.
     
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