Approximately 13 yards of fabric are needed to cover an average size love seat, and the fabric should be at least 54 inches wide. If the fabric has large, repeating patterns, more fabric is necessary.
According to Overstock.com, choosing the right sectional sofa involves measuring the space where the sofa will sit, choosing a color and style for the sofa and determining a price range. Sectional sofas come in modern and traditional styles and range in shape from L-shapes to circular C-shaped sofas.
According to FurnitureClinic, faint scratches on a leather couch may be hidden using leather recoloring balm. Deeper scratches require more extensive trimming, sanding, and coloring in order to hide.
Making a bench is a matter of having the right size boards and tools for cutting. Items needed include cedar or redwood post. Planks are necessary for the job as well, along with cement or nails, but this depends on preference. Loose boards can be to make the bench as well.
The only way to fix a broken recliner cable is to remove the broken cable, order a new one, and install the new cable when it arrives. Order the cable online or at a retail outlet that carries the brand.
Futons can have bifold frames, loveseat frames or trifold frames. Bifold frames are the most common; these are the type where the mattress folds in half to convert the futon bed to a couch. Bifold frames usually come in full and queen sizes.
Typically, the seat of a counter stool is between 24 and 26 inches from the surface of the floor. If the stool has a back, it increases the overall height of the stool by up to 2 feet.
The weight of a couch varies based on the size, type and if it has heavy elements, such as a sofa bed. An average three-seated couch is approximately 350 pounds.
Flip the La-Z-Boy recliner upside down and disassemble the pawl and ratchet system to determine which parts must be replaced, then reassemble the system with replaced parts and screw it back into the chair frame. La-Z-Boy recliners bought from the company have a warranty, which means if the chair is still under warranty, the replacement parts might be free of charge.
To replace sagging couch cushions, re-stuff the original fabric with fresh foam batting or sew a new set of covers based on the dimensions of the original cushions. In some cases, it is the couch itself rather than the cushions that cause the sofa to sag. Slipping a sheet of plywood underneath the cushions might solve the problem without having to replace the cushions.
Sleeper sofas are essential when guests and small spaces collide; they transform a space and provide comfort. In 2014, Apartment Therapy claims that classic and modern sleeper sofa designs ruled with brands like Crate and Barrel, Room and Board, Blu Dot's and West Elms creating the best sleeper sofas.
Customers can purchase a Hancock & Moore sofa from a local furniture store or online stores that are partnered with Hancock & Moore. The Hancock & Moore website also provides a search tool that customers can use to find a retailer by using their city or ZIP code.
Arms, arm pads, loop armrests, bases, casters, glides, footrest rings, gas lift cylinders, foot pedals and swivels are replacement parts for swivel chairs. Some of these parts, such as the glides, gas lift cylinders, casters and swivels move relative to other parts, causing them to undergo wear. These parts may require replacement as they wear.
The Dolphin massage chair is an innovative massage chair with telescopic and cutting-edge design that allows a massage therapist to position a client from a vertical to a horizontal position, or any position in between. Dolphin chairs come in different colors, including burgundy, deep purple, azure blue, black among others.
Home & Garden TV has several suggestions for making disposable chair covers. The simplest suggestion is to use pillowcases or T-shirts, and just slide them over the chair backs. Tie a bow around it to make it more festive. Alternatively, use cheap fabric and fabric glue to build slipcovers. Measure the chair backs, cut the fabric to size and glue it together.
To replace the seat of a wooden chair, remove the old seat from the frame, cut a new bottom out of plywood, add some foam and batting to the new base and cover the new seat with fabric. Attach the new seat to the chair frame.
An electric reclining chair is fitted with a silent motor which moves the chair to the desired position after a press on the remote or on a fitted button board on the side of the recliner. The chair can tilt forward, backward, upward or downward.
Recover a chair by removing the seat, removing the old fabric, stapling a lining tightly in place over the cushion, and stapling a piece of upholstery fabric over the lining. Reattach the seat with the original hardware.
To repair a small tear in a leather seat, clean the area, cut the replacement leather, apply the adhesive and condition. In some cases, if the tear is very superficial, it may not be necessary to use replacement leather.
A standard love seat is approximately 64 inches wide, 36 inches high and 38 inches deep. While there is no standard template for a love seat's size, the dimensions do tend to fall within a narrow range.
To build a bench, create the shoulders, add spacer blocks and the legs, drill bore holes, and glue the parts together. You need five pieces of 2-by-4-by-8-feet lumber, a piece of 1-by-4-by-4-feet lumber, and a piece of 4-by-4-by-8-feet wood to complete this project.