Published at Wednesday, January 16th 2019, 08:02:07 AM by Carlene Albrecht. Modern. Going to such expense is only be worthwhile under a few conditions, and here they are: If the sofa has been in your family for a while and has been a prized possession with a history and special sentimental value, you may want to hold on to it. There are certain things which are irreplaceable, and you cannot put a monetary value on them.
Published at Wednesday, January 16th 2019, 03:11:56 AM by Izolda Dietrich. Modern. When you have a sofa that dates back over a century, and you have invested good money in it, reupholstering it makes sense. This is not something that can be replaced by a brand new sofa. In this case, by reupholstering, you are actually restoring an antique. However, if this is an investment, this should not be attempted on your own. Get a qualified professional to do it, and it is going to be costly.
Published at Thursday, January 17th 2019, 02:06:12 AM by Hedda Böhm. Modern. African Juju hats have become something of a necessity in stylish homes across North America in recent years - and for good reason! The hats (worn by tribal chiefs and dignitaries during royal court affairs in Cameroon) are made up of large, vibrant bird feathers, and come in a wide variety of colors. The feathers are considered to be symbolic of prosperity, and they represent all the many positive qualities associated with birds, such as freedom.
Published at Monday, December 31st 2018, 11:55:48 AM. Traditional By Edelmira Beck. If you´re outfitting a small room, consider taping off your potential couch placement to make sure your measurements feel right. Then, pick a couch height and depth that feels right for you. What feels coziest to your best friend may feel way too deep for you. The best way to determine this measurement is to curl up on couch you (or a friend or family member) already owns. Too deep? Buy something smaller. Too skinny? You‘ll know to buy larger. Just right? Jot down that measurement — you‘ve found a winner.
Published at Monday, December 31st 2018, 11:55:44 AM. Modern By Edwige Becker. If you plan to use it as the primary sleeping surface for yourself, look into the type of mattress that comes with it. As you are no doubt aware, sleepers come with many different types of mattresses, some using specialty materials, some come with inner-springs and others are air beds. Try and find one with a mattress type you are happy using. Also look for a mechanism that opens and closes easily.
Published at Monday, December 31st 2018, 11:55:40 AM. Midcentury By Emma Frank. The third option is web suspension, in which bands of webbing across the seat and back. These are then attached to the frame to make a platform for the cushions. Webbing can be made of either natural or man-made fibers, and if it is used alone doesn’t make for very strong support. In better-quality sofas, it is used with a tensioner that fastens the webbing securely to the frame. The web suspension is the least preferable of the seating support options.
Published at Monday, December 31st 2018, 11:55:36 AM. Industrial By Ferdinanda Berger. If you are buying a reclining sofa or a sofa bed, all mechanisms should work smoothly. Reclining, or motion furniture is generally more expensive, and you are paying for a functioning, smoothly running mechanism. It makes sense to check those features out at the store.
Published at Monday, December 31st 2018, 11:55:32 AM. Contemporary By Hannah Fuchs. Want a sectional but are working with a smaller space? Try the ultra-low-profile Quadra sectional from Article. Arrange this taupe-covered couch beneath a wide window to craft a comfy reading nook that underscores a killer view. If this layout isn’t quite your speed, the company’s Quadra collection contains a number of cozy set-ups.
Published at Sunday, December 30th 2018, 21:52:58 PM. Traditional By Hedda Böhm. It isn‘t just business acumen that makes a company grow even in tough times. The product has to deliver value, and my own experience with it turned out to be very positive. Apparently, the company has never once received a negative customer review. There are three things that you should know about Simplicity Sofas: All the furniture is made in the USA at the company’s North Carolina plant, The RTA or Ready To Assemble upholstered furniture can be easily assembled in less than fifteen minutes, Simplicity Sofas only sells directly to consumers and not through dealers
Published at Sunday, December 30th 2018, 21:52:38 PM. Modern By Brechtje Arnold. When installing shelves, keep all the rules in mind - hang at eye level (or in the case of a grouping the center of the group should be at eye level), and pay attention than the width of the sofa so that the shelves are hung in relation. This isn´t to say you can´t break the rules depending on what you want for your space, but if you're unsure about placement these rules help.