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Old 01-13-2011, 03:08 PM   #1
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Re-Upholstery What can I expect to pay?

Changing the decor in our 99 Safari starting with the front couch. What is the going rate for Re-upholstery these days? I have the fabric just need a craftsman to provide his or her talent. Suggestions in the Austin Texas area would help too. Thanks
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Old 01-13-2011, 06:16 PM   #2
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I paid $220 in Houston to an auto upholstry shop to replace and sew a new cover to my 722 Tradewind. They also did the arm rest panel.

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Old 01-13-2011, 06:27 PM   #3
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Charlie...we recovered the gaucho in our "78" Ambassador last year with "fern green" ultraleather. The material was more expensive than the cost to recover. I took the gaucho to an automotive/rv/boat upholsterer and paid $150.00. It sure makes a difference in the looks of our "Island Girl"...

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Old 01-13-2011, 06:50 PM   #4
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Just had my gauchos recovered. The cost of buying new foam was 50% of the cost. I thought I might be able to re-use my old foam to save some $$$ until I sat on new foam and realized how much more comfortable it was. I suggest you do the same so you won't go to the expense of recovering and then later regret you didn't buy new foam.
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