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“I was sick of how dif cult it was to use the current strippers, and knew sanding was a complete waste of time,” Simon says. “Why sand when the person who made the item, sanded it in the rst place? I was determined to make a product that was easy to use and made sanding obsolete.” Simon is Kiwi-born and bred and as a dairy farmer’s son he was taught at a young age to work things out, rather than to accept things as they are. At high school he developed a passion for working with wood and his love of ne furniture began. Once Simon developed his own stripper, the word got out and today, over 30 years later, Simon’s products and methods are now known as Cooper’s Strip Club; a Simon Cooper from the Cooper’s strip club
complete DIY restoration system, family owned and operated, available Coopers was started by Simon Cooper in the early throughout New Zealand and Australia. 80’s. Simon says Cooper’s is different to conventional At that time, Simon was a cabinet maker with a strippers in so many ways. The main ones being boutique shop inwellington making and restoring that it will strip any nish from any surface, ne furniture. without the need for sanding. Disillusioned with the standard of current paint “I am very proud of it and the results it has strippers and with a air for chemistry, Simon set achieved,” he says. about making a stripper that was easy to use and With Cooper’s having been used on well over actually worked. 100,000 homes, Simon says anyone can easily strip I asked him what on earth possessed him to try and anything covered in paint or varnish, whether the change the norm. nish is interior or exterior. Coopers is regularly