The Up-Rise of Upholstery
Furniture is the central element of your home’s decor which makes a statement and sets the tone of the room. However, over time, the upholstery will undergo extreme changes like discoloration, rips, stains, and rigidity, which prevents it from making the same statement or offering the same comfort that it used to.
Fortunately, upholstery damages can be quickly rectified through the services of skilled re-upholstery professionals. With their services, you can improve the appeal and comfort of your sofas and chairs instead of investing in new furnishings altogether. Moreover, you can have any antique piece of furniture or sentimental piece easily updated to make it look as good as new.
Benefits of re-upholstered furniture
To help you fully understand just how popular reupholstering has become here a few reasons why people choose to reupholster their furniture.
Costs: Replacing old furniture with brand new items can be very costly, especially if you are looking for quality products. Getting your furniture re-upholstered is much cheaper, and it comes with the option to customize the look and design as per your liking.
Furniture quality: They don’t make furniture like they used to given the mass production era we live in. So, many prefer to retain their old furnishings. If your old furniture has good bones and strong springs, it’s definitely worthy of being reupholstered and refinished to fortify its quality and sentimental value.
Sentimental satisfaction: Maybe you inherited furniture from your ancestors, and it holds memories of your loved ones and the joys you shared with them. You can have this furniture restored to match the look and feel from back then to preserve your memories.
Changing style: With time, different upholstery goes out of fashion. Even if you decide to move into a new home, you may notice that your furniture doesn't match its new surroundings. Instead of changing the way your home’s interiors look, you can only change your upholstery to match the style of your new residence.
Costs and maintenance
Re-upholstering gives you the liberty to cut down costs and improve the functionality of your furniture. At the same time, it provides you with creative liberties to match different styles and patterns.
However, it is advisable to bear in mind that labor costs can range from $60 to $650 depending on the size and type of furniture piece you want re-upholstered. Also note, this does not include the cost of material per yard, and that alone can vary depending on the quality and quantity required for the job.
At Custom Covers we can re-upholster and repair a variety of furniture pieces as needed. We provide you with the best rates based on your needs and ensure you receive your fully refurbished furniture quickly. We also happen to be one of the very few professionals in this area that can provide the unique service of re-upholstery.
Once an item is re-upholstered to maintain its quality and prolong its ability to withstand wear and tear, we suggest using a quality upholstery spray to protect the fabric. Or, you could use slipcovers to protect it if you have pets or young children.
Slipcovers also serve as an alternative to re-upholstery, however, they may appear shabby if they do not fit your furniture correctly. Moreover, they do not change the overall look and design of your furniture.
If you choose to re-upholster your furniture, reach out to us at Custom Covers For Home & Office. We are also a quality window treatment company in Exeter, ON that offers a variety of specialized services including professional re-upholstery. With over twenty-five years of experience, we can guarantee you upholstery that resonates with your personal and unique style. To learn more about all our services, please click here. To get in touch with us, click here.