Fibrenew Alameda County: Harry George

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Updates

A savvy do-it-yourselfer’s guide to using leather products

A savvy do-it-yourselfer’s guide to using leather products

I can’t tell you how many jobs we have come in because people have tried do-it-yourself leather products that didn’t work out.  I hate that.  While I can’t speak for other company’s prod... [read more...]
Buying Guide for Used Furniture – The Dos and Don’ts of Buying Used Leather Furniture

Buying Guide for Used Furniture – The Dos and Don’ts of Buying Used Leather Furniture

Because buying used furniture is both eco-friendly and thrifty, it’s a very IN thing to do right now.  Here are some tips to be sure you make good buying decisions when it comes to used leather! ... [read more...]
How to prevent cracked leather, a common problem

How to prevent cracked leather, a common problem

To be totally honest, if aniline or semi-aniline leather cracks, it’s often too far gone to be worth repairing. Now, this is not always the case, but when these leathers crack, it’s usually th... [read more...]
Leather and the Sun – Tips to avoid a common problem, sun damage

Leather and the Sun – Tips to avoid a common problem, sun damage

Unfortunately, sun and leather don’t usually mix well. Too much sunlight will do one of two things (and possibly both) to leather furniture and upholstery– fading and drying.  Fading is co... [read more...]
Leather, Dirt and Oil – Tips to avoid common problem, ugly oil spots

Leather, Dirt and Oil – Tips to avoid common problem, ugly oil spots

One of the worst things to eat on leather couches is buttered popcorn – yes, the all-time favorite movie snack. What a bummer. Unfortunately, folks, leather is extremely porous by nature, and it... [read more...]
Top Five Super Bowl Party Spills and How to Clean Them

Top Five Super Bowl Party Spills and How to Clean Them

On Super Bowl Sunday, it’s not just the players who take a beating. During our Super Bowl parties, our furniture gets ran-SACKED more than a quarterback with food and drink spills. It’s all go... [read more...]
How To Get Scratches Out Of Your Leather Sofa-DIY

How To Get Scratches Out Of Your Leather Sofa-DIY

Have you ever wondered how to get those pesky scratches or scrapes out of your leather sofa or couch? This video will show you how you can do it yourself. ... [read more...]

Fibrenew Alameda County Customer Reviews

5 Stars
“I'm writing this review as a VERY satisfied Fibrenew customer, NOT in any way otherwise connected with them or in receipt of any "freebie."  I was referred to Fibrenew by another company highly regarded for REPLACEMENT, not renewal, of leather furnishings.  I was favorably impressed when I first met Harry George and heard his appraisal of my project, especially his fair assessment of the likelihood of good results.  My expectations were not inflated, and they were fulfilled in every way.  The work was done and delivered BEFORE the date estimated and for the price quoted.  One must understand my sense of the project's importance:  These are the original leather cushions for an Eames lounge chair purchased in 1971.  We're talking a very valuable design icon here!!  After my 45 years of use and that of friends and family, indeed it was showing some wear.  But most distressing was that the plywood shells of the back and seat had separated, requiring shipment to Herman Miller in Michigan for proper repair.  When they return, and when the cushions are reinstalled, I'll sit in that chair with delight and pride, until ... Hey: I'm 75 years old!!”
- James S.

Fibrenew Alameda County: Harry George

Mobile restoration service to your home or business! Three ways to receive a repair estimate: