Mick can happily boast The Queen’s Flight as part of his prestigious repertoire of Aircraft Trimming, although his particular speciality is interior restoration of classic and vintage cars.
As a dedicated and professional craftsman, he can ensure that your individual requirements are delivered to the highest possible standard. Understanding the importance of keeping styles original is paramount, and his devotion to detail is second to none. With his wealth of expertise he can advise on the best materials or leather to use, to reflect the age and style of the vehicle. He also has extensive experience in bespoke designs, including seat sculpting (lowering or generally changing the style). Not only does Michael have comprehensive knowledge of all makes and models of cars, he can also boast extensive skill of marine, helicopter and light aircraft restoration.
Upon leaving school, Matthew joined his family upholstery business, Family Repair Service, in Andover, Hampshire as an apprentice, while also studying an NVQ in Engineering. He then went to work for the Ducal pine furniture company as a lead upholsterer, responsible for training and overseeing the soft furnishings department, during which time he gained another NVQ in Training, enabling him to teach new staff. In 1998 he returned to Family Repair Service, and in 2009 he became a Partner. As well as his knowledge of domestic upholstery, Matt has extensive experience managing contract furnishing projects. He takes pride in providing excellent customer service, and particularly enjoys the more intricate and creative demands of his job.