Author - Hugh Slight

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Upholsterers In Edinburgh And Lothians

Traditional upholstery is a craft which evolved over centuries for padding and covering chairs, seats and sofas, before the development of sewing machines, synthetic fabrics and plastic foam. Using a solid wood or webbed platform, it can involve the use of springs, lashings, stuffings of animal hair, grasses and coir, wools, hessians, scrims, bridle ties, stuffing ties, blind stitching, top stitching, flocks and wadding all built up by hand. In the Middle Ages, domestic interiors were becoming more comfortable and upholstery...

Cushion Refilling Sofa and Armchair furniture In East Lothian

Cushion Refilling Service The beauty of our cut to size foam cushions service, extends beyond the need to repair and restore and old piece of furniture, but can allow you to create new seating areas of your home. For example, do you have a bench or wooden ottoman that would be even better with a bit of added comfort? Or have you some outdoor seating that you would like to enjoy more in the summer months? Then simply take down the...

Your Saggy Sofa Seat Cushion

When your couch or chair starts to sag in the middle, you may have a cushion problem, but if you are trying to find out how to fix your saggy sofa seat cushion, you aren't alone. A sagging cushion can be caused by many things, not just old age. You can also get sags from being ill for years, or living in humid climates for extended periods of time. If you have any of these problems, then you know that...

Upholstery Fabrics For Sofa’s And Chair’s

Upholstery Fabrics Upholstery fabrics refer to the fabric used in giving comfort and support to furniture. Basically, the fabric chosen mainly depends upon the purpose of the furniture and the individual user. Upholstery fabrics made up of cotton are ideal for everyday use, since they are very comfortable. These fabrics can also be used for decorative purposes, when incorporated into interior decors. Cotton fabrics are also known to have a natural shine, and thus are great for dressing up chairs and...

DFS Replacement Foam Cushions

Whether you're looking for an extra layer of comfort, a smarter looking couch or you're trying to be more green environmentally, filling your seat covers with new foam cut to size can be just the thing you need. Saving time and money while avoiding unnecessary stress and frustration are just some of the advantages from opting for a sofa cushion refill service. Find out why and how by reading on. Finding new sofa cushions for your couches and chairs can be...

Making Your Couch Comfortable

Cushion Service is one of the most popular furniture stores in the UK. With stores situated across the country, this means that there is bound to be one close to your home. This will give you a great advantage of being able to shop from the comfort of your own home. It also means that you are less likely to have to travel long distances to find the cushion that you want. The company has been around for many years, providing...

Made to Measure Cushion Covers

Whether you are in the market for new home furniture, bedroom furniture, couch, or loveseat covers or any other home decor accessories, cushions can lend a luxurious look and feel to whatever you choose. A variety of materials are used to create cushions. They are available in almost any colour or pattern that you can imagine. Cushions come in many different styles, including fabrics such as Sunbrella, but are also made from many more materials, including vinyl, leather, silk and...

Sofa Reupholstery Services In Your Area

When you choose sofa upholstery services from an experienced company, you will not only enjoy the best in quality but also a neat finish. This includes the repair of any signs of wear and tear that will make your sofa look new once more. It will be well worth the money to have your sofa repaired with the latest fabrics available in the market today. Sofa Reupholstering is a service which is sought by many people who own small to medium-sized...

Conservatory Foam Seating

Conservatory foam seating is a great investment for your conservatory because it can add an additional level of comfort and convenience to your sitting area. With a conservatory, you want to be able to be in it all the time, especially if you have a family. It's not only nice to spend time indoors, but it's also nice to spend time outdoors when the weather is nice and if you've got good curtains and blinds, you won't need to brave...

Need Your Dining Chairs Reupholstered?

The process of reupholstering furniture is to remove the old upholstery and replace it with a new one. Reupholstering comes in many forms and can be done on pieces of furniture such as dining chairs, recliners, and couches. It can also be done on upholstered pieces of furniture like sofas, loveseats, and chairs. In this article I will give you some tips on how to do a simple reupholstering on your own without having to spend money or hire anyone. If...