Nynette. Sofas Center. July 17th , 2017.
After acknowledging the right size of the sofa, you need to have a frame check. The frame of that sofa should be sturdy and strong. The frames are generally made of either wood, metal or plastic. If it is made up of wood, then ensure that it is made up of solid wood. The sofa should not wobble on the corners. You also need to check how the edges of the frame are held together. They should not be glued but attached with the help of screws and bolts. This will make the joints stronger and more reliable.
One main decision is whether you are going to go for a leather or a fabric sofa. A few questions to ask yourself are: how much use will this sofa get? What kind of area is it in and therefore what kind of spills is it going to be prone to? If it is a high-use area, leather is durable, easy to clean and non- absorbent for spills and smells. With professional help, minor tears or scratches can be repaired with great results. Fabric, on the other hand, takes a bit more maintenance.
Before wrapping a sofabed ("hide-a-bed" couch) for moving, make sure that the sofa can fit through the doors and can be safely moved out and brought into your new home. Try to remember if the sofa bed was moved in as one piece or if it was assembled inside. Was there any remodeling done, that might have narrowed the hallway? If you think that the sofa would not fit through the door, call the original store or sofa-bed manufacturer and see if they can come and disassemble it for you and then reassemble in the new place. This service might cost around $175.00 and it is well worth it.
Nylon: Best for the fabric sofa which is kept for the rough and tough use, because it can take all the pet claws of the sharp object scratches gloriously. The wear and tear caused because of the rigorous usage will not be noticeable. The nylon fabric upholstery might fail to impart an elegant look to your sofa, and it might also get faded when exposed to sunlight.
Microfiber fabric. The most recent and the most loved kind of material for upholstering your fabric sofas with all the glory is this type. Suede and supple to touch, the microfiber fabric sofas can be very easy to clean and are soft to the core. This is because they are also constituted of the polyester material that promises to safeguard the endurance in the sofa and the soft material makes the sofa drool-worthily comfortable. The tiny, compactly arranged fibers can make an excellent trap for the dust and thus prevent them from penetrating deep into the sofa. It can be the best choice for the people who have respiratory allergies.