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Shift Your Automotive Upholstery Into Overdrive.The Top Car Seat Fabrics.

Today we’ll walk you through the top car or truck upholstery fabrics. And by “top” we mean what works, what you can count on. Everything from fabric to vinyl to leather. Let’s take a drive through what’s out there so you can shift your car’s next chapter into overdrive.

Kick Out the Cliche: How to Take RV Or Trailer Upholstery From Trash To Treasure

There was already an accelerating trend toward the RV and mobile home lifestyle pre-pandemic. But now? Holy cow! As a professional upholsterer, you know better than anyone the stunning shift in demand for reupholstering RV and mobile homes — both for commercial and residential needs. 

Skip The Delays. Make Your Sofa Like New Today.

In the spirit of taking a bit of a “glass-half-full” approach to the current delays in getting new furniture we thought this would be a great time to revisit one of our favorite topics reupholstery.

Measuring 101: Get The Fabric You Need For The Furniture You Love

Because change is hard. And finding just the right furniture was a pain in the proverbial booty last time. Do you really need to go through that just because your furniture is beginning to look more frat house appropriate than chic or family friendly?

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Making Your Own Sofa Slipcover: A Diy Primer

Slipcovers save lives. Ok, they don’t actually save lives. They do, however, save furniture from being kicked to the curb.

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Your Furniture’s new superpower: Crypton Fabrics

Take Crypton fabric, for instance. No, not Superman’s Planet Krypton. Though, it is kind of like a superhero. Allow us to introduce you.

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How to make old furniture new again

Many of us have gotten to know our furniture VERY well over the last year. Perhaps you and your couch have, well, kind of become one. That’s okay. It’s nice to break-in your furniture. It’s certainly nice when you arrive at a sink-in-comfort that fits you like a glove!

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Need a Little Luxury Right Now? 5 Easy Ways to Use Velvet at Home

As cooler temps creep in, you might find yourself cranking the thermostat or snuggling up by the fireplace with a cup of cocoa. We crave coziness this time of year, and almost no fabric says cozy quite like velvet. Plus, velvet adds a certain air of sophistication and luxury, which is something we could all use a little bit of right now.

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The Most Durable Upholstery Fabric Every Family Needs

Whether you’ve got pets, children, or both, you’ve likely spent a lot of time trying to answer the question: What’s the best family-friendly upholstery fabric?

Is Your Home Ready for the Holidays? 5 Easy Upholstery Projects You Need to See

Could your home use a bit of a refresh? By now, many people are ready for a change of scenery, and the holidays are a popular time for a upgrades around the house. With furniture and home furnishings experiencing major delays and backorders right now, it’s the perfect time to try your hand at DIY upholstery.