This is the current list of videos available produced by Advanced Leather Solutions on YouTube. Our YouTube video production is an ongoing effort. They are either task specific (i.e. how to accomplish a specific leather repair task) or are informative about leather. We’ve grouped them into categories to make it a bit easier for you to find a video you’d like to view. If you want us to produce a specific video regarding leather care and maintenance, let us know. We’d love to hear from you. If you would like to visit our YouTube channel via YouTube, click here.
Title: Leather Types Explained
Description: Different types of upholstery leather found on furniture and automotive are explained between unfinished, aniline dyed leather and finished, protected or pigmented leather. Also explains the purpose of base and print coloring technique and protective clear coat.
Title: Material that is NOT a candidate for Restoration
Description: Kevin Gillan shows two examples of material that he recommends not to proceed with a restoration project as in both cases the new color coating will fail. Kevin shows why.
Title: New Leather Furniture Care Tips
Description: Offers advice for the care and maintenance of new leather furniture. Also discusses a strategy for keeping cats off leather furniture.
Title: You Have Finished or Unfinished Leather Furniture
Description: determine the type of leather you have - finished or unfinished.
Title: San Francisco Cable Car Strap Production
Description: Shows how Advanced Leather Solutions manufactures the leather hanging straps used on the San Francisco Cable Cars for the standing passengers.
Title: Effect of body oils on fine leather
Description: This brief video shows the eventual effect of body oils on a leather headrest. This leather is only 5 years old. The leather on the headrest had to be replaced.
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