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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

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