Do you know that living room sofa is the most important and necessary thing that every living room should contain? Believe me or not, buying a sofa set is really an uphill task and there are a lot of factors to consider before buying it to go for the right choice. Finalizing the size of the sofa is very important as it depends on the size of the living room. Besides, if you take measurements of your room, which will greatly help you in selecting suitable sofa set. In addition to the measurement of the stairs as well in case the sofa is for the upper floor.
When it comes to fabrics, you should try to find out the fabrics available and their price categories. You should also ask about the durability and how they can be cleaned. Keep in mind that each fabric has its cleaning code label that explains how to deal with spots and stains. Getting the best quality of fabrics is the way to sectional living room sofas that are going to be used only for formal occasions. Fabric sofas are your best choice if you seek a sober and homier look.
Stability is the key to look for. A good construction uses hand-tied coiled springs because it minimize the chance of warping. Although other constructions are good too. All sofas are about being solid and heavy. Make sure that the frame is kiln-dried hardwood that’s both glued and screwed together.
In a traditional way, cushions were filled down which requires constant plumping. Nowadays, a filling of synthetic and down is common with the advantage of ensuring the shape is maintained longer compared to all-down filling. Besides, it’s softer than all synthetic filling. Cushions are for the seat which should be 24 to 26 inches deep. Still, you should be ready to offer a pillow to tall people to rest their back.
Cleaning instructions are very important to follow in order to make sure that your living room sofa furniture will last and improve the look and beauty of your home. Here are some tips:
Wipe the fabric with a dusting brush or cloth.
Use vacuum cleaner over all the sides and surfaces of the furniture.
Take off cushions and vacuum separately.
If the cover of your cushions are removable, take them off and wash them occasionally.
While wiping down your furniture, take care of the back, the sides and the base platform.
Shampoo your living room furniture sofa.
Use special care practices when using leather.