Why Does my Rug Shed (And Other Rug Problems)

Why Does my Rug Shed (And Other Rug Problems)

Furniture Care Q&A, General, Random, Things To know, Tips and Tricks
You’ve gone through the steps of choosing the right size rug for your room, and you’ve picked a style that you love. You’ve never been happier with an area rug! But alas, it’s starting to shed. Rug shedding can be frustrating, especially as it happens more in the first few months after buying it. But don’t worry too much. Shedding is normal. And if you’ve purchased a high-quality rug, chances are that the shedding will stop over time. In the meantime, there are steps you can take to help improve the appearance of your rug and minimize shedding. But first… Why do rugs shed? Rug shedding is a common problem for area rugs. But this doesn’t mean there’s anything wrong with your rug! Shedding is natural and will vary depending…
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How to Measure Your Home for a Furniture Delivery

How to Measure Your Home for a Furniture Delivery

Furniture Care Q&A, General, Random, Things To know, Tips and Tricks
So, you’ve already gone through the steps of deciding what furniture to buy. Perhaps you’ve even come into one of our stores and picked a new sofa or bed frame that you love. But will it fit into your house? Learning how to measure to fit for a furniture purchase is pretty important. After all, you don’t want to spend money on something that won’t be able to get through your doorway. Having the appropriate measurements will make it easier for our delivery men to get your furniture in your house. If you’d prefer someone to do the measuring for you, we have options for that as well. Our delivery men can do the measuring for you for a fee that will go towards your purchase. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3&v=8fvXdyltK68[/embed] Let’s start with the…
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How Does Fabric Affect the Cost of Your Upholstery?

How Does Fabric Affect the Cost of Your Upholstery?

Furniture Care Q&A, Random, Tips and Tricks
Choosing to purchase a new sofa is a big decision. On top of the frame and style, you have fabric to think about too. You might be wondering how big a role fabric plays in the final cost of your upholstery. Simply put, it will definitely affect the cost of the frame. There are an array of fabrics to choose from, with varying degrees of durability, cleanability, and textures. It really depends on what you’re looking for. In an effort to be open and transparent we want to break down exactly how much additional cost fabric will be to your upholstery. There are a variety of styles to choose from, and a range of prices so you can find a fabric that fits your budget. Don’t know where to start?…
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How to Pick the Best Fabric for Your Upholstery

How to Pick the Best Fabric for Your Upholstery

Design Inspiration, Furniture Care Q&A, General, Things To know
Choosing fabric for your upholstery is an important step when thinking about purchasing a sofa or an upholstered chair. Style plays a part of course, but the fabric you decide to use will also change the feel, cleanability, and durability of your sofa. In order to choose the best fabric, you have a few things to consider. Most importantly, how you plan on using your sofa.   Read more: How to Choose the Perfect Color Palette for Your Home Decor First Steps So, you’ve decided to purchase a new sofa or chair and are thinking about fabric options. What are the first steps you should take? Firstly, you should consider what room it’s going in. This is going to dictate how much use it’s going to get and who’s going…
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How to Care for Leather Furniture: In-Depth Guide

How to Care for Leather Furniture: In-Depth Guide

Furniture Care Q&A, Random, Things To know, Tips and Tricks
Leather furniture is a joy to own; comfortable, smooth, and attractive. And long-lasting, too. But only if you take care of it. If you have leather furniture or you’re looking into buying it, it’s important to know how to maintain it. As with any upholstered furniture, leather requires attention and care. In the same way that you wipe down your kitchen table and make your bed, cleaning your furniture and taking care of your leather should be a ritual. It is an investment after all, so it’s worth trying to elongate the life of your leather as much as possible. So, what does that mean exactly? Well, let’s break it down. First, let’s talk about leather in general. Leather is porous, which means that extra care must be taken to…
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Why Is Wood Furniture So Expensive? A Detailed Breakdown

Why Is Wood Furniture So Expensive? A Detailed Breakdown

Eco Friendly, Furniture Care Q&A, Green Design, Things To know
If you’ve ever bought furniture, chatted with someone who has purchased furniture, or even looked into purchasing furniture, we can bet you’ve asked yourself, “why is wood furniture so expensive?” Here at Circle Furniture, we have over 60 years’ worth of experience of seeking the best wood furniture for our customers to provide lasting value. Additionally, we are pros at navigating the furniture-buying process, so we bet we can help you answer this question. Before we get started, though, we thought we’d note something important: when you ask why furniture is so expensive, what you’re really asking is something else, something more like, “why is high-quality wood furniture so expensive?” What even is high-quality wood furniture? It’s no secret that you can find inexpensive “wood” furniture more readily now than…
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