When your couches or chairs start to fade or look a little dated, your first thought may be to replace them. However, furniture can be repaired to look like new or even be transformed into beautiful new pieces again, so don't think you have to throw out your pieces just yet.
Here are signs it's best to have your furniture repaired rather than replace it. This way, you can enjoy your living, dining, and bedroom items longer without having to spend a lot of money on costly replacements.
Your furniture isn't that old
If your pieces are fairly new but just need a few small issues taken care of, such as reupholstering or having wooden parts shined or sanded, then it's best to consider repairs over replacing these items. Repairs are often cheaper than replacing furniture pieces, especially when the main structure of these items is sound. Your furniture repair professional will give you a quote for services to help you decide if keeping your fairly new items is better than an upgrade.
Your furniture is classic or antique
Vintage, antique, and classic furniture items are nearly impossible to find again and should be repaired rather than thrown out. If your items are heirloom pieces, you have even more reason to keep them longer. A furniture specialist who does repairs will make sure upholstery and other fine touches are done to keep your pieces in good condition longer while still staying true to the classic design that is not seen in modern items.
Your furniture is expensive
If you've already invested a lot of money in purchasing and maintaining your pieces, you don't want to throw your investment away by ignoring small flaws and simply throwing these items out. It will often be more expensive to try to replace these items even with used versions of the same brand, so see if having repairs made will save you money while restoring your pricey furniture items to like-new or even better condition.
Your furniture has potential
Sometimes even hand-me-down or worn out furniture has a lot of life left as long as it receives the right professional touch. If there are things about your couches, chairs, tables, or other pieces you love — such as ornate woodwork, comfort, or even pattern designs — that you don't think you can find anywhere else, then have your furniture repair specialist give your items an inspection to see if repairs will give you more life out of the pieces you enjoy.Share
30 January 2019
A few months ago, I realized that my home looked really drab and boring. I didn't want to deal with the frustrations of having people over to find a messy, unwelcoming home, so I decided to make a few changes. Unfortunately, after visiting the furniture store, I was left more confused than ever. I decided to do my research to discover which pieces would work the best for my new place, and it was amazing to see how much of a difference it made. I found an incredible company to help me with my furniture needs, and it made a world of difference. This blog is all about helping you to find the best furniture for your home, so that you can be comfortable in your space.