The Truth About Boot Zip Repairs

The Truth About Boot Zip Repairs

Since starting my Saddler journey I have been inundated with enquiries for boot zip repairs . I have done some in the past but the actual truth of the matter is, they are a pig to do! Following conversations I've had with other Saddlers, I believe I'm not the only one who thinks this. It certainly would explain the reason why you, the customer, is struggling to find someone who repairs them at a reasonable cost. I'm also acutely aware that some cobblers, whom speciality is actually shoes and boots don't (or won't) touch them either, I wonder why?! What do you, think is a reasonable cost to repair your boots? To be honest, it is probably not worth the time and effort we, the Saddlers, have to put in to, first remove the defective zip and then somehow put a new zip in. Saddlers often charge by the hour, plus materials and other expenses and so this often ramps up the price for the customer. Manufacturer of...
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