Upholstery and Fabrics

Our Staff

Our Staff

Carlos is the founder of Amaral Upholstery and currently the upholsterer for C&M Upholstery and Fabrics. He began his career in Faial, Azores (Portugal) and continued as an upholsterer when he moved to the states. Following his dream of opening his own business, Carlos and his family opened the Shop in 1985 out of their back yard. With more than 35 years of experience Carlos has been named one of the Top Ten Upholsterers in the Bay Area.
You can email him at Carlos@cmuph.com for any estimates or questions.

 supported Carlos in his dream of opening his own business. She worked hard in the Shop as a seamstress, as well as doing all the bookkeeping for many years. Maria now manages the Showroom on Park Street in Alameda. Stop by and she can show you a variety of fabrics, blinds and help you make a selection that is just right for your home.


LISA daughter of Carlos and Maria Amaral has always been a part of the business through out her life but it wasn't until 2008 that she took full time interest in the business.  In August of 2008 Lisa joined the staff as the office manager/sales associate at our showroom and is being groomed to one day take over the business.  While she learns the business she can help you with all and any of your upholstery needs.  You can email her at lisa@cmuph.com for any upholstery needs.

MANNY, son of Carlos and Maria Amaral has been a part of the business since the young age of 13.  He started off s tripping the furniture, deliveries and cleaning up after the upholsterers.  Over the last 27 years he has been trained and has become one of the best upholsterers in the industry.  To see some of his work check out our Gallery.

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