Sleeping Lions was formed in Mid-Sussex in 1983 and is the only Fitted Bedroom and Home Office specialist in the area.

We take great pride in our work and our reputation within the industry and with customers. We appreciate the trust given to us by our customers; to work in your homes is a privilege and we treat your houses and belongings with respect and care. Since almost all our work comes from recommendations by previous customers, you will not find us advertising anywhere.

Pete Stevenson
Pete Stevenson

Sleeping Lions is run by Peter Stevenson, a City & Guilds qualified Cabinet maker and all round good egg. He has been working in the fitted bedroom and home office business for over 30 years.


Having worked for most of the major

players in the industry, Pete has a wealth of experience and a fantastic eye for design. Customer service is paramount in Pete's opinion and this is reflected in the care and attention to detail afforded to each job.

Jay Mitchell

Jay is the Head Installer at sleeping lions and is level 2 qualified in joinery. He started work with Pete in 2009. Carpentry and building works run in his family and he really loves creating things for a living, attention to detail and cleanliness being very important to him. 

His favourite part of this job is seeing what amazing things can be done with what seems like such an unusable or unsightly space. Jay also serves as a reservist in the British Army.

Paul Leonard

Paul is the newest member of the SleepingLions team. After a decade of working in the hospitality industry, Paul sought a career change, joining Sleeping Lions in 2015.

With joinery qualifications under his (tool) belt, Paul takes immense pride in his work and has blended in to the team like a part of the family.

iKBBI Members:-  Are independently accredited by The iKBBI Are eligible to work in the UK and pay UK tax & national insurance contributions Conform to UK gas and electrical legislation Hold public liability insurance with £2m of cover to protect their customers The above installer is a current member of The Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installers and their business credentials in accordance with our entry criteria is current.

As members of the IKBBI, you the customer have the added peace of mind and protection of the Fitted Furniture’s leading trade association. ​

Sleeping Lions designs are proud supporters of Scotty's Little Soldiers. We will match any customer donation up to £50.

Scotty's Little Soldiers is dedicated to supporting the children of men and women killed whilst serving in the British Armed Forces.

Scotty’s Little Soldiers is a charity dedicated to supporting bereaved British Forces children.

Inspired by the experience of Army widow Nikki Scott, the charity honours husband Corporal Lee Scott’s memory - both as a loyal soldier and a loving father - and provides a practical yet personal way for the public at large to show their appreciation for those brave individuals who make the ultimate sacrifice in the service of their country.