South River Upholsterers

in South River, NJ

205
Upholsterers are
in South River

39
Upholsterers in South River
are top rated

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Rated by
Christopher S.
"Very high quality work on time and at the price quoted. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend
to anyone.
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Rated by
Barbara M.
"Initial contact was through email to get a quote. They showed up promptly at the scheduled time and together we went over each leg and I indicated which legs needed repair. They had" the chairs about a week and when they returned them, they looked great! I asked for and received the senior discount. They were courteous, professional and I would highly recommend them for all your upholstery needs.
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Sharon & Hans J G.
"He did a nice job. It was very reasonable. He had it done when he said he would. He was very professional. The establishment was clean. We can tell what the fabric is that we want to" use. I hadn’t had any upholstery done for many years; my dad was an upholster. So I can't tell pricewise whether that was high or low. I felt like it was worth it. It was worth the price that he quoted me. With regard to quality, it wasn’t quite the way I had expected it to be, but then again it was someone else doing it. He was very responsive about it. With regard to punctuality, there was a little mix-up. He thought that he had called me to come pick it up. If he did, I didn’t get the call. But I didn’t have it on my cellphone either. I just happened to call him to ask how it was coming along. He said that they had got it done and that they were waiting for me to come pick it up. It was just a little mix-up there. I would definitely hire them again in the future.

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Angie's Answers

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I second the original question (still unanswered). Speaking as someone who logged in today to try to find an attorney, I see this category as one that's exactly what I have my Angie's List membership for:

1. It's important that I find a good one
2. I'm not an expert enough to know myself who is a good one
3. The industry is full of advertisements and misinformation
4. I wish I knew what experiences other people have had


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I don't care about lawns--I planted mine in clover and don't have to mow it. When I do need to mow I use a rotary Fiskars mower, which is great--or a scythe. That's right--a scythe (the European type, which is smaller, and it's very good exercise). Gas-powered mowers, chemical fertilizers and weed killers--all nasty stuff that gets into everyone's air, soil, and water. I'm sure my neighbor doesn't like my wildflowers, semi-wild pockets of fruit bushes, and unmown areas and yes, dandelions (I have 10 acres) but that's too bad. It's better habitat for wildlife, especially the pollinators on which our food supply depends. I think this obsession with the Great American Lawn is a waste of time and resources. Plant some food instead.


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I'm not sure Angie et. al. want you to have a complete answer to this question. By re-subscribing at the Indiana State Fair in 2012, I think I paid $20.00 per year for a multi- year subscription. Maybe even less. At the other extreme--and I hope my memory isn't faulty about this--I think the price, for my area, for ONE year was an outrageous $70.00. And they debited me automatically without warning. I had to opt out of that automatic charge. I like Angie's List, but if some of the companies they monitor behaved the way they do in this respect, they'd be on some sort of Pages of Unhappiness. I'll be interested to see if this comment gets published or censored out of existence.
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You have to put your self in the shoes of a business that is in business to turn a profit of some sort. All businesses have different overhead which in turn decides what their bottom line would be on their services. I personally would not go with an unlicensed professional for this type of install. You are messing with gas, venting issues, electrical wiring{electric water heater} and updated code issues such as a drain pan and tempature and relief drain lines for heaters that currently do not have them. I do agree that there are some companies that are way out of line for their installs but most of these companies are the really big companies that have very high overheads  I would assume. Tank type water heaters have changed over the last several years and with these safety changes come bigger prices. The price of steel thanks to China is skyrocketing and tank type water heaters are made of steel. Most wholesale plumbing supply companies cannot match what the big box stores are selling at retail to consumers. I happen to think from research that heaters such as Rheem, Bradford White and AOSmith who have been in business forever make a better product than what you can buy in the big box outlets. You also have to take in consideration the location of the water heater that is being replaced. Is it in the house, basement, garage or attic. Most 40 and 50 gallon water heaters that are purchased in a plumbing wholesale store in Texas cost between 300-340 for a 6 year warranty heater with 6 year on parts and tank. Speaking of warranty. Most big box companies will take a least 24 hours to a week to get your warranty problem taken care of. Most reputable plumbing companies will give same day service if they installed the heater.

So lets break down a typical install at cost to a licensed plumber in Texas

Heater: $315, water shut off $6.50, water flex lines or unions to code $20, gas flex line and cut off to code $12, misc fittings $15, Total $368.50 Lets add a 35% profit which is some what low  for a business $129, Total 497.50

This doesnt  include permits, pan and drain or any venting issues. The vent must go from the heater to the outside of roof using double wall vent.

Cost of permit on average $60

Most plumbing companies allow for 3 hours of time for a water heater. This includes picking the new one up. Delivering out to house. Draining and removing old water heater. Hauling off old heater. Installing new heater up to code. Going down to city and pulling permit.

Average Labor charges for heater installs $400

That would make this install run without extras on any code issues $957.50

I just had a 50 gallon gas water heater installed in my house for $1200 but I needed a pan installed. I used a licensed plumber.

 

 

 

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That's very difficult to answer without seeing the house. As one poster said, the prep is the most important part. On newer homes that don't have a lot of peeling paint, the prep can be very minimal even as low as a couple or a few hundred dollars for the prep labor.

On a 100 year old home with 12 coats of peeling paint on it, then the prep costs can be very high and can easily exceed 50% of the job's labor cost.

A 2100 sq ft two story home could easily cost $1000 just for the labor to prep for the paint job. That number could climb too. Throw in lots of caullking  or window glazing, and you could be talking a couple or a few hundred dollars more for labor.

Painting that home with one coat of paint and a different color on the trim could run roughly $1000 or more just for labor. Add a second coat  and that could cost close to another $1000 for labor.

For paint, you may need 20 gallons of paint. You can pay from $30-$70 for a gallon of good quality exterior paint. The manufacturer of the paint should be specified in any painting contract. Otherwise, the contractor could bid at a Sherwin-Williams $60 per gallon paint and then paint the house with $35 Valspar and pocket the difference. $25 dollars per gallon times 20 gallons? That's a pretty penny too.

That was the long answer to your question. The short answer is $2000 to $4000 and up, depending upon the amount of prep, the number of coats, the amount of trim, and the paint used.

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Todd said it best.

An itemized list / cost breakdown, more often than not is used against the contractor when it is shared with other builders who will then beat it.

Good contractors use good people, and good people cost more.  Just the cost of having the appropriate insurance / bond can be the difference between winning a job or losing it ot a 'lower bid'.

It is the rule of three; there is Good, Cheap and Fast.  You can have any two:  Good and Cheap, won't be Fast; Good and Fast, won't be Cheap;  Cheap and Fast, won't be Good!

When comparing bids, it isn't the cheapest or the 'nicest' person you should select.   You should understand why there is a large price difference (it shows there are gaps in your design program or what you have asked for specifically, which means there may be arguments later).  If most of the bids are in line, and one is way high or way low,  you want to know why before dismissing or selecting them.

A price-only decision almost always costs more in the long run. 

Good luck!

Upholstering reviews in South River

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did a beautiful job of reupholstering our love seat. Many, many fabrics to choose from, picked up our love seat, finished within the time quoted, reasonably priced, friendly service, convenient location and excellent quality. These are seasoned professionals!
- Karen F.
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came over the day after I called him, took my kitchen chair's seats and reupholstered them beautifully and delivered them back to me three days before they were due! His quality of materials, his workmanship and attention to detail are extraordinary - thank you
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, I recommend you highly!
- Thomas B.
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extremely pleases and happy with Riverside Uphostery.
QUICK
called back right away
Had the fusions done in a week or less
PRICE
was awesome.
Two large cushions and one single chair cushion $25 a piece!
WORKROOM
Clean
Bright
Uncluttered
APPTS.
Easy to make an appt.
Very accommodating
- Jean P.
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I called the day before to find out price of reupholstering my kitchen chairs. Man who answered the phone gave me a price and said he is in from 7am-4pm. So I loaded up my chairs in the car and drove 15 miles to his shop. When I got there I noticed he was at the top floor of the building and you had to climb 20 stairs up to even reach his door. I tried the intercom at the ground level and no answer. Called him on the phone and got VM. I tried calling another shop in
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and the lady told me MrSharry had moved to Florida. She wasn't sure if someone bought him out. I don't know who I spoke with yesterday but I'm doubting there really is a
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Upholstering Co. Angie's List needs to Investigate the legitimacy of this business. I left my cell number but did not get a call back from him.
- Judith J.
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Dealing with
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was great. He was responsive, friendly, professional and service oriented.
He offered excellent advice, picked the stuff and returned it very quickly.
He a very nice job.
- Carter B.
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All went very well . Kept me informed ,and complted the task when he said he would. If you want it done right and of the highest quality call
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( 614-262-9642)
His wife is very pleasent also, nice couple !!!!
- JOHN T.
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I had a leather sofa and loveseat set that were only about 5 years old but had been ravaged by my cat. The frame and cushions were very solid, but the leather was trashed and beyond refurbishing. I chose
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based on the reviews I read on Angie's List, their price quote which was about 30% less than two other companies I had contacted, and their responsiveness to my inquiries.
I'm so happy that I decided to go with
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, my experience with them was fantastic! I initially called their main number directly and was told that I could send photos and dimensions of my pieces to
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, who would get back to me with a quote.
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was super easy to work with, with the majority of our communications happening conveniently through email. Within a few days I was told how much fabric I would need, had recommendations for three fabric stores ranging from high end to discount warehouse, a cost estimate for the labor, and an estimated project timeline. I had a few follow-up questions and received responses the same day.
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met their timeline as promised. The finished sofa and loveseat are gorgeous and look brand new! The fabric I went with has a lined horizontal pattern, so I was slightly worried that the fabric might not be laid straight, but every line one every surface of my two pieces is perfectly horizontal, both front and back, even under and behind the cushions. The stitching is consistent and firm, and there are
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zippers on all the cushions so that I can remove the covers to be cleaned. And, to make the experience even more satisfying, the delivery service they use arrived exactly when they said they would for both pick-up and delivery, and were extremely polite and careful to not ding my other furniture when they moved the items. I can't say enough about how happy I am with the end product and with the service received!

- Lisa B.

All Upholsterers in South River, NJ

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A Better Design Interiors

41 Pine Street, Suite 105
Rockaway

A-Dent Dental Equipment, Inc.

293 West John Street

A-Z Maintenance

3 E Deer Park Rd

AAA CUSTOM UPHOLSTERY INC

384 BELLEVILLE TPKE
North Arlington

AB Rug Cleaning

10 Hanover Square

Apex Detail

60 Avenue A

Aravena's Upholstery

459 East 1st Avenue
Roselle

Area Rug Cleaning Staten Island

Serving Your Area 10309

Aurora Upholstery Studios, LLC

146-152 Ralph Street
Belleville

Avvento

151 W Industry Ct Ste 7

AZAZ TAILOR & ALTERATIONS

526 bLOOMFIELD AVE
Verona

Baby Bear Construction LLC

18 Macculloch Avenue
Morristown

Bay Decorators

2618 Avenue U

Benjamin Rugs & Furniture

1710 Broadhollow Rd

BrooklynAreaRugCleaners

Serving Your Area

C and D Home Repair

103 Moore Ave

CALICO CORNERS

657 East Main St

CALICO CORNERS

1040 Mamaroneck Ave

CALICO CORNERS

752 Morris Turnpike
Short Hills

CarpetCleaningNY.Net

485 Fashion Avenue

CARPETMAN

633 COUNTY ROAD

Certified Court Reporting,Inc.

1600 Calebs Path ext

CHIARIELLO UPHOLSTERING

117 W MOUNT PLEASANT AVE
Livingston

Clifton Carpet Cleaning

1033 Clifton Ave
Clifton

Coco Curtain Studio

247 E Ridgewood Ave
Ridgewood

Color-Age

390 Hillside Ave

CREAZZI UPHOLSTERY

67 CENTRAL AVE

David Restoration

389 E Rte 10
East Hanover

David's Fabrics and Upholstery

393-397 Sunrise Highway

Day One Restorations

267 Alexander Ave

Daysi'O Galleria LLC

5112 Park Ave.
West New York

Deco By Designers

220 E 134th St

Decorating Den Interiors

42 Wendell Pl
Clark

Design Works

30 Main Street
Chester

DirectBuy of Indianapolis

8450 Westfield Blvd

Distinctive Decor Inc

5908 Eighteenth Ave

DR SOFA

220 E 134TH ST

DRY-ZONE CARPET & UPHOLSTERY

PO box 2804
Clifton

Eamonn's Upholstery Shop

106 Ridgedale Ave
Cedar Knolls

Edison Upholstery Inc

599 Franklin Ave
Franklin Lakes

Elaine's Design

3 Layton Lane
Sparta

Ella's Design Studio, LLC

490 Mamaroneck Ave

Elmora Interiors Upholstery

450 East Westfield Avenue
Roselle Park

European Needle LLC

513 Main Street

Fabric Collection

36 Rt 10
East Hanover

FABRIC HOUSE

150 Mill Street

FlexKomUK

United Kingdom

FRANS WICKER & RATTAN FURN

295 State Route 10 E
Succasunna

FURNIFIX

218 east park ave

G2G Corp

568 Broadway

gallerydinette

1815 Broadhollow Rd Ste 2

GIRARD INTERIORS

69 WESTWOOD AVE
Westwood

Godley Investments Inc

P.O. Box 982
South Plainfield

Guardsman Furniture Pro

12 Commerce Street

GUTIERREZ UPHOLSTERY

366 E 21ST ST
Paterson

Level Line Construction

22-55 31st street

LONGBRIDGE COLLECTION

10 Budd Ave
Chester

Lou's Rockypoint Upholsterers

29 Rockypoint Yaphank Rd.

M Square Design Group

45 Harrogate St

Metropolitan Window Fashions

799 Route 17 South
Paramus

Metropolitan Window Fashions

855 US Hwy 22
Plainfield

Metropolitan Window Fashions at Fabricland

855 Route 22
North Plainfield

Micalizzi Upholstery

28 Harrison Ave
Englishtown

MILTON DECORATOR FABRICS

338 ESSEX ST
Lodi

New York Window Fashion Inc

244 West 72nd Street

NORINE Decorators

6 Kennedy Ave

NORTH SHORE DECOR

136 Northern Blvd #2

Number 1 Cleaners

52 E Centre St
Nutley

NY City Blinds

450 East 78th Street

NYC Carpet Cleaners

440 W 41st St

OLD WORLD UPHOLSTERY

133 MAIN ST
Ridgefield Park

Oscar Deco, Inc.

100-06 Northern Boulevard

PARK AVENUE DESIGN GROUP

50 PARK AVE S
Lakewood

PMDP Painting

52-77 73 street

Rosini & Sons Inc

3209 Junction Blvd

Royal Dinette

351 Smith St
Perth Amboy

Royal Window Treatments NYC

180 Lexington Ave, 2nd Fl

Rug Cleaner Staten Island

Serving Your Area 10314

Salon Interiors,Inc.

62 Leuning Street
South Hackensack

Sandra John Interiors, Inc.

374 North Maple Ave
Basking Ridge

SAUMS INTERIORS INC

75 PRINCETON AVE
Hopewell

SBC Interiors, LLC

Short Hills, NJ
Short Hills

Sears Home Services

23 Malcolm St.
Morristown

Shades, Unltd.

95 Sandy Beach Rd

Sidcom International Inc

4460 Monticello Ave 2

Speedwell Design

108 Ridgedale Ave
Morristown

Stanley Steemer

24 John St
Haledon

Starr Window Fashions

419 Main Street
Barnegat

Staten Island Carpet Cleaner

Serving Your Area 10306

STEVEN'S UPHOLSTERY CO

4 Ledgewood Ave
Netcong

Stitch N Sew Centre

123 E County Line Rd
Lakewood

Stylish Decorators

3314 White Plains Rd

Stylish Windows

350 East 58 street

SWIFT MORRIS INTERIORS

1208 WASHINGTON ST
Hoboken

The Linen Outlet

1131 MCdonalad ave

The Red Chair

7802 Long Beach Blvd
Beach Haven

The Work Room

160 Van Brunt Street

TIGER LILY'S

154 Prospect St

UPHOLSTERY UNLIMITED DESIGN CENTER

295 SOUTH AVE E
Westfield

V-lonne Window Fashions

267 Merrick Road

VERONA UPHOLSTERY

99 Bloomfield Ave
Caldwell

Vicanto Upholstery & Woodwork

136 34th Street
Union City

Vogue Window Fashion

405 Lexington Ave

Vogue Window Fashion

90 Washington Valley Rd
Bedminster

We Clean Window Treatments

41 Pine Street
Rockaway Boro

WESTCHESTER UPHOLSTERY

181 westchester ave 102A

WINDOW ACCENTS AND FLOORING

425 Wall Street
Princeton

Window Accents and Flooring

284 US Highway 206 Ste 1
Hillsborough

Window Designs by Powers

112 Paris Ave
Northvale

Window Treats Inc

80 Broad St
Red Bank

www.CaretingNJ.com

57 Tioga Dr
Howell

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