Buying a new sofa is an exciting time, but it is very important not to dive straight in and buy the first one that you fall in love with. Sofas are an investment, so it is crucial that you take into consideration all the different factors that will affect your decision on what sofa to buy.
Sofa beds are becoming more and more popular these days, as they are great for smaller homes where there isn’t necessarily enough room for a spare bed due to space being at a premium. Old school put up beds conjure images of uncomfortable thin mattresses with springs sticking out at all angles, but the sofa beds of today are comfortable, stylish and affordable too. Continue reading
Choosing a new sofa for your home can be a minefield when it comes to getting the right one, and picking the ideal sofa depends on many things, such as what kind of home you have, what style of décor is in your home, and what exactly you want out of the sofa.
When you decide to refurbish your home or update your furniture, one of the most important items are consider is your sofas. They come in all shapes and sizes and are the main place that the whole family will spend time together, relaxing after a long day at school or work, ready for a nice evening ahead. Continue reading
Reclining furniture was first invented back in 1850, when the French created a reclining camp bed that they could then use as a chair or chaise lounge if needed.
A white sofa will add a touch of style and elegance to any room, but to keep this level of sophistication, you need to keep your sofa looking white and fresh. If it ends up feeling dirty or grimy it will have quite a negative effect on your current home décor.
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:
One of the many benefits of a fabric sofa(see our range here) is of course the fact that itcan fit with almost any style of décor. At the same time however, there are a huge range of fabric sofa designs as well as differing types of décor.
From traditional, rustic homes right through to contemporary and alternative, here is a quick insight into different sofas and internal décor: