What other costs are incurred when upholstering a piece of furniture besides fabric?
Some of the other costs include foam, specialty thread, buttons, etc. Any work on the wooden parts of the piece, such as regluing, staining, and cleaning the wood adds to the cost. Spring tying, double welt, and skirts are added onto the estimate. Tax is required for all fabrics and materials purchased for the piece. […]
What is railroad fabric?
Conventional upholstery fabric has the pattern going up the fabric roll. In other words, it runs the length of the fabric, not the width. Railroaded fabric has the pattern running on the width, that is sideways up the roll.
My cushions are out of shape and not as comfortable as I would like them to be. What can I do?
We frequently have customers telling us how the fabric on their furniture looks good, but the cushions are not holding their shape, and are no longer comfortable. Replacing your existing cushions is one of the easiest ways to bring life back to your furniture. There are a couple of options for replacing or repairing your […]
When sitting on my sofa, I tend to sink lower than normal. What can I do?
This generally means the webbing has gone bad and needs replacement or the springs have broken loose from the bottom of the sofa. In rare cases, the springs lose their “spring”. We can add no- webbing to your sofa to eliminate this problem.