Here in the UK, we all love our sofas. They are an integral part of our lives as almost on a daily basis we spend time sitting on our sofa, watching TV, chatting to friends or eating our dinner. But there comes a time in a sofas life when enough is enough and it’s time to start afresh.
But where do you start? There are a lot of things to consider Continue reading
We all take the comfortable sofas in our homes for granted. They are there to relax on, watch TV on, socialise with friends on and occasionally sleep on. But did you know that the average life of a sofa is only 8 years, 1 month and 8 days? Obviously if you buy a very expensive sofa it may last longer and the purchase of a cheap sofa may result in it having an even shorter life span, but never the less the humble sofa gets a lot of attention and often can become the main focal point of a room.
Sofas have been around for years, but here are some very interesting facts* you may not know about the average life of a sofa:
Chesterfield sofas are one of the most unique sofas in history, not only because of their uniquely brilliant looks but also because they are one of the few designs in which we can actually trace today.
According to the Oxford Dictionary, the word ‘chesterfield’ originates from the 1800’s and was used to describe a leather couch or sofa.
We can however, go a little further than that.