Book Repair


Most books can be rebound and repaired. We have many years of experience of carefully repairing a wide variety of types of book from many periods using traditional techniques. Serving customers all over the United Kingdom using our PHOTO QUOTE email service and out TEXT PHOTO QUOTE service. (see below)

We have been asked to restore many different types of books to their former glory. These include:

  • Family bibles
  • Antiquarian leather / cloth books
  • Heirloom books
  • Masonic Lodge Bible Specialists
  • Family trees
  • Pilot Log Books
  • Journals
  • Cemetery books
  • Old Children’s Books
  • Registers
  • Books of historical importance


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We can quote straight from a photo or a text photo

Why not use our PHOTO QUOTE service? E-mail us a couple of photos of your book for a quick on-line quote and a description of the work we could do for you.

Or try our new TEXT PHOTO QUOTE service. Just take a couple of photos or a short video of your book and text to 07789 485 841 with a brief description of the work required and your email address for a quote.

Our binding works often range from simple cloth to full leather. We have a wealth of experience in working with common variations such as quarter leather, and half leather. With a wide variety of papers and materials available to us in our specialist workshop, we can achieve superb results. Whether its a repair / restoration or full re-bind.

Bible Spine Refurb

Bible spine refurbishment in progress

A quality book repair is a specialist project and does take great skill and patience, but this does not necessarily equate to it being prohibitively expensive. For a quotation and to discuss your requirements, please contact us. Use the form on the Contact page or call 01244 547116.

Or use our PHOTO QUOTE service.  Email us a couple of photos of your repair request at chesterbookbinders@hotmail.co.uk

 

Family bible awaiting full restoration

 

 

 

If you are thinking of dropping a book in to us at our workshops, please call us on the number above a day or two before making the journey so we know to expect you.

 

Bible Mid Repair

 

Or just call the number above to speak to one of our friendly, knowledgeable staff. See an example of one of our oversize bookbinding projects.

 

Fully Restored Bibile

Fully Restored Bible

 We bind for customers all over the UK using our insured courier service. Rest assured, your books are perfectly safe in our careful hands.