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.
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.
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.
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:
Here at Hello Sofas we are proud to be able to sell a wide range of sofas that have been crafted using the finest leathers from all over the world.
As we have previously released an article discussing the history of chesterfield sofas, we thought that it would be a fine idea to also discuss the history of leather so that when you buy a wonderful leather sofa, you can really appreciate the great work and history that has gone into your Continue reading