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We all love the summer and the weather it (mainly) brings but for your car, UV rays can fade and damage paintwork.

Tree sap can fall and mark bonnets and roofs, and the birds can make a quite a mess! And, if you live by the sea, the salty moisture in the air can speed up the rusting process.

Jul 4, 2017

It's lovely the way people show can kindness and generosity. And last month, one of our valued customers, showed just how thoughtful people can be.

When we discovered that one of our covers was slightly damaged during delivery, we quickly sent out a new replacement towing protector to the customer. Accidents like this can sometimes happen of course, and we will always aim to rectify such issues as quickly as we can.

Jun 22, 2017

At Specialised Covers we strongly believe that helping young people learn about industry and business is important, and getting a chance to gain that all important experience, is essential.

So, we were delighted to welcome Horsforth High School pupil, Emily Shaw to our team this week who has had the opportunity to work across several departments and find out a little more about what we do.

Jun 15, 2017

We recently designed and produced a very bespoke cover for Mr Mark Chapman's T@B 320 Off Road Retro Caravan. Mark, of Harefield Middlesex, was very happy with the results!

Specialised Covers: What product have you purchased from Specialised Covers, and what have you covered?Mr Chapman: We covered our T@B 320 Off Road Retro Caravan with a full storage cover. 

May 30, 2017

We're delighted to announce our expansion, with the recent purchase of the building neighbouring our existing premises on Dockfield Road, Shipley.

There's a lot of work to be carried out in the coming months (hard hats and High Vis jackets at the ready!), but by the Autumn we'll have an additional, state-of-the-art, factory which will be home to some of the most experienced tailors, designers and seamstresses in the UK.

May 15, 2017

Mark Werrell is one of the UK's top motorsport commentators, providing commentary at most major racing circuits & venues throughout the UK, as well as overseas. So, it's safe to say he knows one or two things about cars!

When Mark bought a Specialised Prestige + cover for his Ford Racing Puma, 1 of only 500 made, we wanted all the details - and photos!

Apr 25, 2017

If you can't wait to get on the open road, and believe that two wheels are certainly better than four, our list of '20 reasons to ride a motorbike' will no doubt resonate pretty strongly with you.

If you own a motorcyle, or are thinking of getting one this year, read on and see if you love the thrill just as much as we do... 

Apr 20, 2017

If you're a keen caravanner, it's more than likely you'll have seen, or at least heard, of the fabulous Trudgian family.

The family of four, made up of Dan (dad), Angela (mum), Thomas and Chloe (the kids) are based in Wiltshire and have recently embarked on a great caravan adventure. As they travelled and took trips all around the UK, they became rather knowledgable in everything caravan and caravan holiday related. As a result, they decided to start a blog where they could share handy tips and helpful advice with fellows cavananners.

Apr 6, 2017

If you’re going away this Easter and haven’t booked a site yet, don’t worry!

There’s still plenty of time to find the perfect spot. Whether you’re a group of like-minded adventurers, a family with children or you’re simply craving a bit of a peace and quiet, read on to find your perfect getaway... 

Mar 30, 2017

Specialised Covers protect and preserve vehicles, we've been doing it for 35 years and love what we do.

We also love working with like minded companies and are delighted to partner with TMS Storage. TMS provide fully insured vehicle storage within their professional facility, just outside Stratford-Upon-Avon just 8 miles from the M40.

Mar 23, 2017

The Bloodhound Project is a global engineering adventure using a 1000mph world land speed record attempt to inspire the next generation to enjoy, explore and get involved in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

The project centres on Bloodhound SSC, a supersonic car that is designed not only to go faster than the speed of sound (supersonic) but to go over 1,000mph, with the ability to cover a mile in just 3.6 seconds (approximately 4.5 football pitches!).

Mar 9, 2017

A very happy customer tells to us what a great job his Specialised Covers do!

Mr John Wadham, who has 3 indoor and 3 outdoor covers from us, explains how well they protect his cars in storage and just how fantastic they look at the same time.

Feb 28, 2017