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Why should I reupholster my furniture?

Reupholstery is not only a practical, cost-saving way of introducing new life into old furniture, but also an economical, creative way to personalize your space.



Whether it's for your home or your business, if you want to restore furniture in need of repair or restyle it to a more modern look, reupholstery is a great choice for your used furniture.


Here are some of the top reasons to consider this option:


It’s a good investment

Reupholstering is a great way to breath new life into old pieces and give them a fresh look. You can choose from a variety of fabrics that will match your style or theme all while preserving the quality and value of the piece, saving you money in the long run.


The cost of reupholstering can vary based on what type of furniture you're working with, but generally it's more cost-effective than buying new pieces. When you reupholster, you're preserving the structure and integrity of your furniture, as well as its appearance so you'll be able to get the most out of your investment.


It preserves the longevity of furniture

Whether you've inherited a piece of antique furniture, or your decor has simply seen better days, reupholstering is the most effective solution to reviving its beauty.


When you reupholster, you can keep your furniture looking brand new for years to come. In fact, updating your cushions or re-covering your sofa with a new fabric can make it feel new again.


There’s less impact on the landfills than buying new furniture

When we buy new furniture, we are contributing to the amount of waste in landfills, which can cause issues with pollution and water contamination. Reupholstering your old pieces of furniture is a great way to have something that looks brand new without contributing to all that waste.


If you want an environmentally friendly option for updating your living or commercial space, then reupholstering is definitely the way to go!


It allows you to get custom

Reupholstering your furniture allows you to get custom work done on a piece of furniture that you already have, allowing you to repurpose it or update its look.


It's also a great way to personalize a piece of furniture that you already own and love. You can choose the fabric and colors that are a true reflection of who you (or your business) are.


The next time you are thinking about buying a new piece of furniture, consider reviving your old furniture instead. You can save money, preserve your valued pieces, and prevent them from ending up in the landfill.


So, before you throw out that old sofa or chair that has had its days, remember buying new isn’t the only option. There is a lot of opportunity to create something fresh and beautiful from a previously loved piece of furniture.