Why should I have my furniture reupholstered?

Saves money. If you have a well made piece of furniture, then having Springlake Upholstery recover it is a bargain.

Saves time. Scouting furniture stores looking for that perfect piece can take weeks or months. You already have the perfect piece sitting right there in your living room. And, Springklake Upholstery will pick it up and deliver it. How easy is that?

Custom decorating. Furniture stores have a limited amount of choices. If they don’t have the right sofa with the right fabric, then you’re out of luck. On the other hand, fabric stores have an unlimited amount of styles to choose from.

Antiques are unique. You can’t fake patina.

It’s “green” to reupholster. Landfills are full of discarded furniture. New furniture requires a lot of resources to produce and can take up to 5 years to off gas toxic fumes. Buying local means less packaging, less transportation and, a smaller carbon footprint.

It’s Local. Buying local means less packaging, less transportation and a smaller carbon footprint. Reupholstering using a craftsman from your unique hometown strengthens the economic base of your community.


Pattern matching
Excellent article by Cynthia Bleskachek, The Funky Little Chair
Pattern Matching: The Art of Compromise