McDowells Specialty Repair

McDowells has been local to the Treasure Valley since 1993. Accredited by the Better Business Bureau, we are proud to serve our customers with quality service and integrity.

Auto, Furniture and Upholstery Services

McDowells Specialty Repair offers a full-service shop located on Fairview at Five Mile. For your convenience, McDowells offers a well-stocked mobile fleet of service technicians.

 McDowells cosmetic auto services include paint-less dent repair, paint scratch touch up, headlight restoration, window tinting, headliner replacement, upholstery repair, hard plastic dash and door panel damage.

McDowells furniture repair includes leather, vinyl, fabric, wood, and mechanisms including full upholstery projects and antique wood damage.

McDowells upholstery shop services your auto home, marine, and office furniture needs.

If it is made of wood, leather, vinyl, hard plastic or fabric – we fix that!

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Auto Exterior Repair

Paintless Dent Repair, window tinting, & headlight restoration are just a few of the services our technicians excel at. Swing by today and we’ll give you a free estimate.

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Furniture Repair

McDowells gives your furniture a second chance. We specialize in furniture and upholstery repair on fabric, vinyl, leather & wood. Antique or modern, we can help restore what matters.

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Auto Interior Repair

Is the interior of your vehicle cracked, damaged or stained? Do you want to get creative and customize? Our technicians are skilled in vinyl, leather & fabric cleaning, reupholstery & repair.

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Recreational Repair

McDowells wants to keep your adventure going! We specialize in repairs done to RV’s, boats, ATV’s & more!  Not sure if we can do it? Just ask. We will have you off exploring in no time.

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Home Repair

If it’s broken, we can probably fix it! The team at McDowell’s is happy to offer handyman services. From door installation to HVAC filter changes, light carpentry to furniture assembly, we’re here to help with all of your odd jobs and home repair needs. Call today and we’ll get you a free quote on the service cost!

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Medical And Restaurant Repair

We work with many restaurant and medical professionals here in the Valley to help them keep their businesses in the best condition possible. We do everything from the full booth and table upholstery replacement to minor tears and broken mechanisms. If your office, restaurant, or examination room has damage and needs repair, you can trust McDowells professionals to get the job done right.

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Paintless Dent Repair

McDowells Dent Repair saves our customers a lot of money on all sorts of damage. Dent removal is possible with door and shopping cart dings caved in panels, body line dents, creases, and hail damage. For twenty years we have been recommended by insurance companies, body shops, the Better Business Bureau and Boise Chamber.

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Who Is McDowells Specialty Repairs?

Who Do We Serve?

For 25 years McDowells has been your trusted advisor in furniture, leather and dent repair. McDowells was established in 1993 and has guaranteed quality work from day one. We are dedicated to servicing the Treasure Valley, including Nampa, Caldwell, Eagle, Garden City, and Boise, Idaho. Our work is done at our service center located off Fairview and Five Mile or by our mobile fleet that can come to your home, office or dealership.

McDowells Apprenticeship Program

McDowells Specialty Repairs are Idaho state and nationally recognized and accredited to run state-certified apprenticeship Programs for Paintless Dent Repair and Auto Interior Repair. If you would like to learn the trade in either of these industries, we can teach you, train you, and give you a certificate you can take anywhere in the country that proves you are qualified to do the work. We are the only business in the Pacific North West to offer this type of certification. If you, or someone you know, is interested in expanding knowledge or learning a new trade, please check out the apprenticeship section of our website, email us, or stop by and we can give you further information.

We Come To You

McDowells has a mobile fleet serving the Boise, Meridian, Eagle, Kuna, Star, Nampa, Middleton and Caldwell for all of the services we do in our shop. Would you like a dent fixed while you’re at work? No problem. Large furniture items can also be difficult to bring in, so let us come to you and fix your sectional couch or wooden hutch. We have been mobile and family owned since 1993. We are customer focused, Better Business Bureau A+ Accredited and members of the Boise Chamber of Commerce.


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I have had Nate do some work on a couple of my cars. He is the only person I’d call. His work is excellent and his pricing as well. You want good work that is done right by a reputable local business then have McDowell’s do it. You won’t regret it.” –Brian

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Great and friendly service. Had my seat completely repaired by the end of my work day and it looks fantastic. Great work for a great price” –Grayson

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Wow! Best service and work I have ever seen. These guys are simply the best. If you need any kind of car repairs, dents removed or anything else save yourself the headaches, call McDowells. You will thank me later.” –Michael

Why Choose US

Satisfaction Guarantee

We stand by our workmanship no matter how much time has passed. If you’re not happy with the job we promise to fix it until you are or refund your money. We stand firm in integrity, treat our customers as we would want to be treated and strive to make our customers completely satisfied.

A One-Stop Shop

McDowells has many areas of expertise and there is bound to be more than one thing we can fix for you. For leather, vinyl, fabric, hard plastic, and wood damage, stop by our location, email some pictures or give us a call to see what we can do.

We Come To You

We want your repair experience to be convenient and hassle-free. We have a mobile fleet that can do just about any repair on site.

Local in Boise on Fairview and Five Mile!

Have a question about our services or are you interested in our apprenticeship program?