For High End Brands like Tropitone, Brown Jordan, Homecrest and other brands
Chuck is very select with what he chooses to work on because of limitations with his hands. If your piece is something to you, then it means a lot to him.
Is it cheaper to buy new?
Most likely...Yes! Reupholstering is labor intensive and expensive. Every piece of furniture is different and needs to be evaluated as so. Sometimes there are easy solutions to a problem, sometimes they are more complex.