American Leather Comfort Sleeper:  Comparisons, Price and Reviews

American Leather Comfort Sleeper: Comparisons, Price and Reviews

Design Inspiration, Things To know
What are the key features of the American Leather Comfort Sleeper? There are a lot of sleeper sofas on the market today. Call them what you’d like – pull-out couches, sleeper sofas, sofa beds, hide-a-bed  – the idea is singular: sofa during the day, mattress during the night.   Here’s the thing: though the concept may be the same, not all sleeper sofas are created equally. There are many things to look for when purchasing a sleeper sofa. More specifically, the American Leather Comfort Sleeper – the one you’ll find here at Circle Furniture – isn’t the same as the American Leather sleeper sofa that you’ll find at other retailers, and it’s definitely not the same sleeper sofa that you’d find in your everyday furniture store. What is the American…
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Seating Suspension: The 6 Sofa Constructions You Should Know

Seating Suspension: The 6 Sofa Constructions You Should Know

Things To know
What are the different types of sofa seating suspension? There are a lot of variables that go into making a high-quality piece of upholstered furniture. Between quality foam versus down filling for cushions, choosing the right fabric, finding a frame made from solid wood rather than composite – it seems like there’s an infinite number of ways to determine the quality of a sofa. The seating suspension is arguably one of the most important things about a sofa’s quality – it’s what makes you comfortable when you sit or lounge, and keeps your sofa looking fabulous for years to come. Unfortunately, it’s tough to guage a sofa’s seating suspension, especially because it’s hidden from sight. What even is eight-way hand-tied suspension, and how is it different from sinuous springs? We…
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Best Performance Fabrics for Upholstery: A Review of 3 Leading Brands

Best Performance Fabrics for Upholstery: A Review of 3 Leading Brands

Design Inspiration, Eco Friendly
Best Performance Fabrics for Upholstery: Fabrics that Work for You Performance fabrics are more than your favorite Dri-Fit running tee. In fact, these durable, comfortable fabrics are arguably best served on upholstery. Here at Circle, we have over 60 years of experience with upholstery; in fact, we’ve even been around longer than many of these performance fabrics. Not sure what performance fabrics really are, or wonder if they could be perfect on your next sofa? Read on. What are performance fabrics? Generally speaking, a performance fabric is exactly what it sounds like: any fabric engineered to perform, whether you’re in hot or cold weather, climbing a mountain, running a marathon, or playing a game of pick-up basketball. Performance fabric was created to provide extra comfort and protection. In the case…
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Best Boston Furniture Stores

Best Boston Furniture Stores

Community and Boston, General
What are the best furniture stores in Boston, MA? There are a multitude of options for furniture shopping in the Boston area and navigating them all can be overwhelming.. All furniture retailers claim that their high quality, authenticity, and good value set themselves apart from the competition. Here at Circle Furniture, we help thousands of customers each year find and create the perfect furniture and home decor to fit both their lifestyle and needs. However, as much as we love helping Bostonians - and neighboring Bostonians! - furnish their homes, we realize this is a big decision and making an investment in your home comes with a lot of different choices. Rather than turn folks away to research other local furniture stores on their own, we decided to compile a…
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Organic Mattresses vs. Traditional Mattresses

Organic Mattresses vs. Traditional Mattresses

Eco Friendly, Green Design, Things To know
Organic Mattresses vs. Traditional Mattresses: Which is Best? If you’re in the market for a new mattress, you will soon find there are lots of options!  Some of the most common options are traditional innerspring mattresses, memory foam mattresses, and organic or natural mattresses.  At Circle Furniture, we know just how complicated mattress shopping can be, so we did you a favor and answered some of those common questions. What's in a natural mattress? Natural mattresses are becoming more and more popular.  As you may have guessed, natural mattresses are made of more natural materials compared to a traditional foam mattress.  Most often natural mattresses are made with a combination of latex, cotton, and wool.   Natural latex, which comes from the rubber or latex tree,  is used as a…
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Why PMC? The Tubman Family Story

Why PMC? The Tubman Family Story

Community and Boston
Why the Pan-Mass Challenge? The Tubman Family's PMC Story The Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) kicks off its 38th year in under a month; this year, the PMC aims to raise $48 million to support patient care and cancer research. The Circle Furniture family has been involved since 2008 as cyclists and volunteers - check out more below! Why Circle Got Involved The Tubman family has been involved in the PMC since 2008, when Richard Tubman was diagnosed with cancer. Richard promised his doctor that he would ride alongside him if he survived – and he did. In an interview with the Concord Patch in 2013, Richard said, “My first diagnosis was grim and had me thinking I would never get to fulfill that promise… but a second opinion and some fine…
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