So you have an old, tired piece of furniture that you want to give a second life to. Maybe it’s a family heirloom. Maybe it has sentimental value, or the shape is unique, or it’s really good quality and too expensive to replace. Whatever your reason, know that it’s possible to love and enjoy this… Read more »
Summertime means warm weather, which allows for a variety of home improvement projects. If you have old upholstery that you are looking to replace, or if you find upholstered furniture someone is giving away that fits your space but looks old or out-of-date, consider upcycling! There are a variety of strategies you can use to… Read more »
Whether you have an actual beach house or you want to create a beachy ambiance in your home, there are certain kinds of fabrics, materials, and furniture pieces that will help you best achieve this effect. Using colors, textures, and other important elements, you will be able to customize your home the exact way you… Read more »
You may wonder what is the best way to clean your couch or other upholstery? Here are a few tips that should help if your couch just needs a light cleaning.
When you buy furniture for the first time, it’s a big deal. High-quality furniture comes with a high-cost price tag. Even “cost-affordable” furniture can be a large purchase for many first-time buyers. The more you invest in your furniture, the more you will be interested in that investment lasting over time. Is it possible to… Read more »
We’re deep in the heat of summer, becoming a pro at knowing just how much sunscreen is enough to rub on without looking like a ghost yet still getting enough coverage. But did you know you need to protect your upholstery from the sun, too? Upholstered and leather furniture are susceptible to sun damage if… Read more »
So you want to embrace the colors of summer in your home with updated decor, but what about your furniture? You’re obviously not going to buy new furniture every season, but did you know slipcovers and even reupholstering furniture does not have to break the bank? Adding throw pillows and blankets to your couches and… Read more »
You want a nice couch, but you have young kids or pets at home. Is it possible to have both nice upholstered furniture and pets? Can you have clean couches with kids? We say yes! It all depends on what materials you pick for your upholstery. Some fabrics and textiles hold up better than others… Read more »