Upholstery

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retro kitchen chair
How to Reupholster Kitchen Chairs

These nine steps will give your furniture a new look.

Bed Linens
How to Upholster a Headboard

Nothing adds a fresh new look to a bedroom quite as much as a beautifully upholstered headboard. U

chairs with gold slipcovers around white dining tables
Making Dining Chair Slipcovers

Fancy a fancier dining room? Try some DIY chair slipcovers.

leather upholstery material
Upholstering with Leather in 6 Steps

Leather and its alternatives can make cozy design choices.

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Marine Upholstery Fabric Types

The material you choose must meet performance standards.

A reupholstered armchair.
How to Reupholster Furniture

Changing fabric on your favorite piece of furniture can instantly change a room.

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What is the Best Product to Use when Cleaning Upholstered Furniture?

When you're cleaning upholstered furniture, the first thing to be aware of is the type of material.

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What are the Three Types of Upholstery Springs?

Used to absorb shock, upholstery springs also provide firmness and resilience.

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The 10 Most Popular Upholstery Fabrics

Different upholstery fabrics offer particular strengths and carry certain weaknesses.

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Furniture Upholstery Repair

Furniture upholstery enhances your furniture and looks great in the right surroundings.

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3 Different Types of Upholstery Batting

Don’t just settle for anything. Pick the best one for you.

The back seat of a car upholstered in vinyl.
How to Reupholster Car Seats

Keep your car looking new inside as well as out by reupholstering your seats whenever they need it.

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How to Reupholster a Wingback Chair

A wingback chair is one of the favorite household items and requires some changing over a long period. Reupholstering wingback chairs is easy, but requires a little bit of patience. You should carefully implement the steps to ensure a long lasting and robust reupholstering of the old wingback chair.

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How to Reupholster a Sofa Bed

A sofa bed is a useful piece of furniture, especially if you do not have spare beds. In time, through frequent use and wear and tear, the sofa bed may start to appear a bit shabby and it might not be as comfortable as it once used to be. Rather than buying a new one, it is a good idea to try to reupholster

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How to Reupholster a Love Seat

If you want to reupholster that cozy loveseat in a more creative way, and also want to save on costs, here is an easy guide that can assist you in the process, without draining your finances. Tools and Materials Needed: Screwdriver Knife Stapler and Pins New Fabric Scissors Measuring Tape Glue Foam

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Leather Upholstery: 5 Things to Remember

Leather upholstery not only looks luxurious but also feels great and is the perfect way to add a touch of style to your home’s décor. However, investing in leather upholstery also means taking the time and trouble to care for it, and ensure that it maintains its looks year after year. Here are five

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Upholstered Chairs: How to Make Them Last

If you have a taste for luxury objects, but don’t have too much money to invest on your home décor items, upholstered chairs and other furniture is the perfect choice for you. They are more comfortable than hard wood furniture. This and their low cost is the reason behind the popularity of upholstered

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How to Reupholster RV Captain Chairs

Over time, your RV captain’s chair will end up getting stained or ripped and you will want to reupholster it. You also might just want to change an outdated style. Either way, for those who are familiar with sewing and using some simple tools, you should be able to do the job yourself. This will also

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How to Reupholster Bucket Seats in a Van

Reupholstering bucket seats in a van is a fairly easy job even for someone with no experience. The upholstery is basically a pillowcase that pulled snugly over the chair and held in place at the bottom. In order to replace it you will have to remove the old upholstery, copy it exactly on a new material

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How to Reupholster a Fabric Reclining Chair for Your Living Room

Reupholstering a reclining chair can be turned into a DIY project. It is relatively easy to do regardless of your experience. A reclining chair’s upholstery is made of snug fit material covering it. Replacing the upholstery means you will replace the fabric that is covering the chair. This includes

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How to Install a Wall Mounted Headboard

Wall mounted headboards add the extra touch to a person's room making it look elegant and classy. It may be made in different shapes and sizes. It can also be made from different kinds of materials, colors, and designs with foam padding to give it a soft headrest. It can have multiple uses like a miniature

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Choosing a Slipcover for Your Sofa Bed

If you have a sofa bed, you have most likely spent a considerable amount of money for it, so rather than replacing it when its shabby or you need to re decorate, try a slipcover. They are available ready made and custom made in all colors and fabric choices. Step 1: Cost A custom made slip cover can

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4 Cheap and Chic Headboard Styles

When it comes to outfitting a bedroom with furnishings on a budget, the headboard for a bed can be a major expense item. However, a lot of households are getting around some of this cost by applying creative ideas to their bed frames, especially the headboard which is often the centerpiece of the bed

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3 Instances When Reupholstering Furniture is More Wise than Buying New

Reupholstering furniture involves more than just adding a new covering of fabric. A good reupholstery job can include adding updated parts such as cushions, different trim, and even newer chair or sofa legs. Having an older piece of furniture reupholstered can save a good deal of money over buying a

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How to Upholster Dining Room Chairs

Create a cozy, classic feel with fabric.

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Don't Buy Upholstery Fabrics Retail: 9 Cost-Cutting Tips

When you are looking to buy upholstery fabrics, the chances are that the first place you will think about

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How to Cut Upholstery Foam

Cutting upholstery foam is a task that anyone can manage to do for themselves, you need not be a professional upholsterer.

Bar stools at a counter.
How to Reupholster Bar Stools

It's surprisingly easy to reupholster bar stools.

A leather armchair.
How to Reupholster a Leather Armchair

Reupholstering will revitalize the appearance of the chair.

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Knowing the Different Types of Upholstery Webbing

Whether you are new to the world of upholstery or an old pro, one of the things that you will encounter

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How to Properly Dye Your Upholstery Fabric

You can dye your own upholstery fabric to match the decor.

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How to Clean Upholstery Easily

Depending on the fabric, you may want to use a wet vacuum.

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How to Use an Upholstery Webbing Stretcher Correctly

Pull the upholstery taut with the proper tool for the job.

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DIY Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning

Clean it without hiring a professional.

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Make Funky Furniture by Reupholstering with Bizarre Fabrics

Changing the entire vibe of a room can be as easy as changing the fabric on your furniture.