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Old 12-29-2018, 09:48 PM   #11
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We are also full-timers with a cat and we were blaming the cat for this issue. Can't help but agree with everyone here, you spend a fair chunk of money on these units and then you end up replacing low quality items. Over the years, I have contacted several manufacturers about issues with their products, some are exemplary and stand behind their products, while others are unworthy.
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Old 12-29-2018, 09:50 PM   #12
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What have people done when the furniture starts to crack and peel? I assume I will need to replace it.



Are there replacement couched that can be brought in through the door?
We bought 2 lazyboys and a new sofa. That furniture was not up to Redwood standards! Also, look under the cushion. The manufacturer’s name is there. I wrote and called and removed the bad covers and mailed them. They sent me back new covers. They are the brown”leather” not real leather!! But better. Then we just decided to replace with new. The Lazyboy recliners are terrific.
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Old 12-30-2018, 01:31 PM   #13
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We recently bought our Redwood and the dealer had already replaced the furniture. They installed a nice sleeper sofa by England, an affiliate of Lazyboy. They also put in recliners made for rv's. My wife got a call from the furniture store yesterday that our Lazyboy chairs we ordered are in. Can't hardly wait to get these RV recliners out.
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Old 12-30-2018, 02:41 PM   #14
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Sorry to Hear About the Problems

We have a 2014.5 36RL with the same furniture you are having problems with. Our "leather" is holding up fine. We aren't full-timers, but we have used our RV for trips of more than a month at a time. It is stored in the Georgia heat when not being used and we've had it in a polar vortex (-17 degrees) without a problem. We don't have pets, however. When we are ready to use it, I wipe the furniture down with a damp microfiber cloth to get the dust off. Don't know if that has helped, but it certainly hasn't hurt it. We are in it now in Florida and we stopped by the Camping World here and I looked at the replacement furniture they had on the floor. I didn't care for it. so I think the commercial solution is better.
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Old 12-30-2018, 04:06 PM   #15
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Our 2013 36RL's chairs are peeling and cracking badly and our sofa bed is starting to do the same. Our friend with a 31 RW also had the problem and replaced his chairs. I'm off to Lazyboy for new chairs
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Old 12-30-2018, 05:35 PM   #16
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Redwood's chair suppliers must have had a bad supply of finish materials at some point.

Our 2012 36RL (built in Aug. / Sept. 2011) has the faux leather chairs and couch. We have used the coach 3 to 4 months every year. The finish on the chairs and couch have held up well. I have never liked the chairs mainly because they are not comfortable to sit in for more than an hour at a time. This year, I exchanged them for the Lazy Boy chairs from our house for our 3 month stay in Florida.
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Our 2015 recliners finally started peeling after 4 years fulltime. We are removing them and the sofa for after market
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Our 2013 furniture just started too Here we go to Lazyboy !!
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Furniture Problems

We bought our 2013 new. The brochure said leather furniture but was all synthetic and peeling. I argued with our dealer, Lifestyle RV in KC, and Redwood / Crossroads. Lifestyle wanted to "settle" with us paying a third of the replacement cost. We had to get a lawyer and almost went for a class action but lawyer said not big enough class. Ended up settling for $10,000 but had to pay the lawyer costs. Replaced all of the furniture. Brochure took leather out of description for 2014 and later.

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Just a thought to folks with peeling furniture, especially if in Kansas, that case set a precedent that could be used in future lawsuits. A case number and date would be handy.
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