Upholstery Preserves History

At Howards Upholstery Inc, we sincerely believe that upholstery is like archaeology; it’s a way for us to be connected with the past in an intimate and tangible way. Upholstery is very similar to discovering the bones of a dinosaur and putting them back together, then having that reconstructed skeleton on a display at a… Read more »

Patio Furniture Cleaning and Storage Tips

Winter is right around the corner, which means it’s likely you’ll be spending a lot less time on your patio in the coming months. That means your patio furniture won’t be getting as much use. If you want to keep your patio furniture in top shape, your best option is to clean it and put… Read more »

Inheriting Your Family’s Furniture

One of the greatest things we have on this earth and in this life is our family, the bloodline we dropped out of to be a part of the universe. With bloodlines come things like genetics, heartache, personality, and much, much more. But when we really think about our families, many thoughts drift toward the… Read more »

How to Remove a Stain from Upholstery

There are countless great reasons to have upholstered furniture in your living room, bedroom, and other areas throughout your home. Unfortunately, without the right care upholstery can become worn and dirty over time. One of the worst things that can happen to upholstery is it becoming stained, but this is easily preventable by taking advantage… Read more »

Does Your Home Feel Old?

Sometimes it feels that our homes are stuck in time or, better yet, that they’re relics from a bygone era and as we walk from room to room, there are dozens of dust clouds following us; it might even feel like an ecological disaster. While it can be a great thing if your house is… Read more »

Will Your Autumn Be Monochromatic?

In this blog, we have covered much regarding furniture trends and the exciting world of furniture restoration. We have talked about upholstery techniques as well as antique connoisseurs always on the search for that great piece in need of some tender loving care. There are so many fun furniture stories that come in through the… Read more »

Fall Furniture Trends and the Upcoming Days of Darkness

We have dedicated A LOT of posts on this blog to the power of furniture trends. There have certainly been complicated ones, such as multifunctional sofa/dining tables, canvas furniture, flexible bookshelves, and expandable mobile dining units. Now those seem like furniture straight from the future and might be out of your comfort zone, but those… Read more »