Category: Couches

The Best Ways To Clean Your Upholstery

How to clean your upholstery effectively

One of the simplest ways to bring life back into your upholstery is to clean it. Oftentimes, a piece of furniture we think of as tired and old just needs a good cleaning to make it shine again. Cleaning your upholstery is also important for your health. Upholstered furniture and other textiles in your living… Read more »

Is It Worth It To Reupholster My Couch?

Is it worth it to reupholster my couch?

If you have a sofa in your home that has seen better days, or that you like but can’t stand the color, you may wonder if you can reupholster it to avoid having to purchase a whole new piece. The truth is that there are certain criteria that make a piece of furniture a better… Read more »

How Your Furniture Keeps Your Home Warm

Furniture keeps your home warm

It’s been a pretty frigid winter, but did you know that upholstered furniture can actually help keep your home warmer? The foam or polyurethane filling used in many upholstered pieces of furniture actually creates pockets of air that retains the regulated temperature from inside your home and subtly contributes to keeping you warmer during the… Read more »

Five Ways To Get Your Living Room Ready For the Holidays

Get your living room ready for the holidays!

The holidays are coming and, especially if you are hosting guests, it’s a great time to refresh your home! Your living room is just waiting for a good sprucing up so you can enjoy a festive ambiance, guests or not! Check out some of these tips on how to get your living room ready for… Read more »

How To Reupholster Furniture in 10 Simple Steps

How to Reupholster Furniture

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 »

Best Ways to Update Your Upholstery this Summer

Update your upholstery for summer!

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looking to replace, or if you find upholstered furniture someone is giving away that fits your space but looks old or out-of-date, consider upcycling!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 »

5 Easy, Affordable Ways to Achieve a Beach House Design in Your Home

Achieve a beach house design this summer!

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 »

How To Clean Your Couch Effectively

Clean your couch to help preserve it.

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.

3 Cost-Effective Ways To Maintain Upholstered Furniture

Maintain upholstered furniture with regular cleanings.

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 »

5 Ways To Protect Your Upholstery From the Sun

protect your upholstery from the sun

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 »