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Authorized Installer Hatfield Restorations Calls LB a Partner






Located in Canton, TX, Hatfield Restorations is a LeBaron Bonney Authorized Installer with a twenty six year history installing our interiors. We spoke with Tony Chamberlain, an Assembly and Upholstery Specialist with the company, about Hatfield Restorations and their experience with LeBaron Bonney. Q: How long have you been in business? A: Twenty six years Q: What services does your shop offer? A: Complete automotive restoration services. We do all aspects of our business in house, except for re-chroming, which is sent out. Q: What is your specialty? A: Upholstery and woodworking. Q: How did Hatfield get into this business? A: Our owner, Gary Hatfield, had been involved with cars since he was a kid – racing and restoring them. He had been in construction and decided to open a garage on property he owned. He built that into Hatfield Restorations, a multi-million dollar company. Q: What do you like most about.. Read More

Gerald and Sons Restorations Trusts LeBaron Bonney for Quality and Fit






Gerald and Sons Restorations, in Nappanee, Indiana, is a LeBaron Bonney Authorized Installer. We spent time with company owner Gerald Hochstetler discussing his business. Q: How long have you been in business? A: Since 1981 Q: What services does your shop offer? A: We offer “ground up” restoration services, primarily for Model A’s and ’32 Fords Q: How did you get into this business? A: It started as a hobby – I always liked antique cars. I bought my first Model A in 1979 or 1980, and did restoration work on it. Now I do restorations for other people. Q: What do you like most about your business? A: I like that I can work at home with my family – my son and I do the restoration work. It’s a labor of love. I like that we can fulfill customer needs, and it’s very rewarding when we finish the project.. Read More

Marquart’s Custom Creations has Been Installing LeBaron Bonney Interiors for Over 27 Years!






Marquart’s Custom Creations, of Fort Wayne, Indiana has been a long time installer of LeBaron Bonney Company products. Owner Marcus Marquart spent time with us discussing his business and experience with LeBaron Bonney. Q: How long have you been in business? A: I opened in 1989, so I’ve been in business for 27 years Q: What services does your shop offer? A: It’s easier to say what we don’t do! If it has a pad or a cover we have done it, or will do it soon. Q: What is your specialty? A: It’s two-fold. We do classic car and boat restoration as far as interiors and tops. We also specialize in street rods. I enjoy matching the interior to the tone of the car or boat. In some cases we reproduce the original interior, and often there isn’t much left of the interior to make a pattern from. We joke.. Read More

Find a LeBaron Bonney Company Authorized Installer Near You






Each Authorized Installer has been reviewed and approved by LeBaron Bonney based on their previous work with our kits, their reputation and integrity. For a complete list of LeBaron Bonney Authorized Installers in your area including contact information, please visit our Authorized Installers page. Have you installed LeBaron Bonney Kits? You can apply online by following the link above to become one of our Authorized Installers!

Durham Upholstery has Been Installing LB Interiors for Twenty Seven Years!






  Durham Upholstery is a successful upholstery shop in the Seattle, Washington area, and as a LeBaron Bonney Authorized Installer has been installing our interiors for years. Owner Karl Shanebrook was kind enough to spend time with us discussing his business and experience with LeBaron Bonney. Q: How long have you been in business? A: I purchased Durham Upholstery in 1989. Q: What services does your shop offer? A: We offer a wide variety of services – complete interiors, sunroofs, convertible tops, seat repair. We don’t just do automotive stuff, we also do boats, and commercial furniture. We have also done a project for Safeco Field, here in Seattle, where the Mariners play. Q: What is your specialty? A: The shop’s specialty is complete interiors, sunroofs, convertible tops, seat repair. My personal specialty is restoring older cars. Q: How did you get into this business? A: When I was 18.. Read More