Established in 1972, John Reed & Son is a seasoned upholstery company nestled in the heart of Northamptonshire. For over half a century, our family-run business has stood the test of time, delivering a uniquely personalised service through our expert team, and continuing a proud legacy spanning three generations.

Exquisite Workmanship for Every Furniture Need

At John Reed & Son, we take pride in offering a diverse range of services. Our expert team is proficient in working with both antique and modern furniture, whether it's about restoring and repairing cherished pieces or breathing new life into tired furnishings with top-notch re-upholstery. Our high-quality French polishing and spray lacquering services can give your furniture a refreshed and stunning finish.

For those in search of something unique, our bespoke handmade furniture service offers the opportunity to bring your dream furniture to life, crafted to your exact specifications for a truly special addition to your home or business.

Building Relationships across Northamptonshire

Over the past several decades, we have built a robust reputation across the county, forming strong relationships with clients in Northampton, Kettering, Wellingborough, and Oundle. Our secret? It's simple: consistently high-quality work, coupled with a friendly, personable approach. We strive to deliver custom solutions that perfectly meet our customers' needs, taking the time to fully understand your situation and requirements. With us, you'll receive a cost-effective service that never compromises on quality.

Upholstery in Kettering

As a local upholstery workshop situated in Kettering, serving our community is at the centre of every project we complete. From domestic to commercial furniture upholstery, John Reed & Son aim to be an integral part of the small businesses that our local area can depend upon. 

To learn more about the re-upholstery and repair services that we were able to provide for Kettering General Hospital and Kettering Swimming Pool, you can read our Upholstery in Kettering case studies. 

Kettering Swimming Pool

Upholstery in Northampton

At John Reed & Son, our work speaks volumes about the reputation we've diligently built. Learn about our time spent in Northampton, performing high-quality commercial upholstery services for local businesses and the University of Northampton. 

Our case study - Upholstery in Northampton - expands on the details of our projects in Northampton and includes some testimonials from our customers that we are particularly proud of. 

Van Uni

Upholstery in Corby

We are proud to be an essential part of Corby's small business community, offering reliability and top-notch craftsmanship for all your upholstery needs. Our dedication to quality and service makes us a trusted name in the area for both domestic and commercial furniture restoration.

For insights into our recent projects and how we've partnered with local businesses, check out our 'Upholstery in Corby' case studies.

Corby Cube 2

Upholstery in Market Harborough

Welcome to John Reed & Son – your trusted partner for master upholstery services in Market Harborough and the surrounding areas. With over 51 years of dedicated craftsmanship, our family-run business is deeply rooted in providing top-notch furniture restoration solutions tailored to the unique needs of our community - read our case study to see our projects in your area!

Upholstery in Wellingborough

Our family have spent the last 45 years honing our craft in order to produce master upholstery solutions for the people of Northamptonshire. Whether it be furniture restoration in the home or producing a solution for a commercial business, let three generations of the Reed family take care of yours.

If you are located in Wellingborough, we are more than happy to survey your needs, produce a reasonable quote and provide a complete furniture upholstery service. Take a look at our Upholstery in Wellingborough page to learn more about the full breadth of our expertise and to see a case study of our previous work in the area. 

JRAS Ibis Hotel Wellingborough Project

Experience the Warmth of a Family-Run Business

When you choose John Reed & Son, you're choosing more than just an upholstery service. You're choosing to work with three generations of upholstery experts, all committed to delivering an experience that harks back to an era where service was synonymous with reliability, intimacy, and personal care. In an age of impersonal, corporate dealings, we remain excited to contribute to local projects, infusing warmth into homes and businesses alike.

Testimonials and Past Projects: Our Proud Legacy

Don't just take our word for it. Our past customers have voiced their experiences through glowing testimonials on our Facebook page and Google profile. These highlight our commitment to exceptional customer service, high-quality work, and the special care that only a trusted family-run business can provide.

We also invite you to explore our Project Gallery. Here, you'll find an array of our finest works, offering a glimpse into what partnering with John Reed & Son truly entails.

Connect with John Reed & Son

Interested in working with us? We're just a call or click away. Reach out to John Reed and Son via our Facebook page, phone (01536 510584), e-mail (, or our online contact form. Let's have a conversation about your needs and we promise to find the best solution for you.

Remember, at John Reed & Son, your satisfaction is at the heart of what we do. We look forward to welcoming you into our family.